Catherine Wiersema will lecture on POSITIONING YOUR LANDSCAPE DESIGN BUSINESS on Tuesday September 17th 6:30pm-7:00pm reception, 7:00-8:30pm at the BAC. This lecture is free and open to the public. Rsvp requested.
Phyllis Andersen will hold a morning talk UNDERSTANDING THE FIELD OF LANDSCAPE HISTORY in the BAC's Memorial Library (320 Newbury Street, 6th floor) on November 6th 9:30am-12:30pm. Rsvp requested.
THE LANDSCAPE INSTITUTE NETWORK GROUP OPEN MEETINGS
Get Involved! Students, friends and graduates are encouraged to get involved in planning events and shaping the mission of this new committee. Email Jennifer Kimball for more information.
Next Meeting: Tuesday September 10 at 6:30pm. Meeting locations vary. September's meeting will be held at Dillons Restaurant, 955 Bolyston Street, Boston, MA
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The Network Group now has regional liasons.
Cape Cod & the Islands Contact: Julie Esteves
Northshore, Massachusetts: Laura Eisener, LI faculty
Southshore: John Furlong, director emeritus
Berkshires: Marie Stella, LI faculty www.mariestellabeaverlodge.com
COURSE & CALENDER UPDATES
Need help finding a class? You can view information in Self Service (online catalogue) without loggin in, use the search course section field in the top right hand corner or browse the course schedule. Check the LI landing page to download a pdf of course descriptions, time and date. We are also happy to help you in person, stop by or call 617 585-0101.
Fall classes begin August 26th and October 21st, 2013
Spring classes begin January 21, 2014
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Two events this fall will honor the memory of landscape architect, teacher and mentor V. Michael Weinmayr
Therapeutic Landscape interdiscplinary lecture and garden tour
Thursday October 17, 2013 9:00 am-1:00pm
North Shore Medical Center, Lynn, MA
Honoring Practice and Craftsmanship
is the theme of this years Annual Fall Landscape Institute
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at the Boston Architectural College
registration and speaker details for both events will be available soon
Congratulations to Shawn Mayers, landscape design graduate. Learn about her busy company by visiting the GroundSwell Design website.
Landscape Preservation consultant and student Pamela Hartford deserves kudos for her leadership in the organization of the Massachusetts Historic Preservation Conference this October 18, 2013.
New England Landscape Design and History Association (NELDHA) has a fresh new website. This organization supports landscape designers and historians, many of our graduates are on the board. See their newly released walking tour information for the South End. The Back Bay and Prudential Center Gardens will be available soon.