Thanks to everyone who came out to the Happy Hour with WI ASLA and Anova in Milwaukee! It was great to see everyone. Stay tuned for more exciting events.. including another Field Session this fall.
Jensen-Longenecker and WI ASLA Awards Banquet
Thank you to all applicants that submitted entries for the 2022 Professional Awards. Award winners were announced at the Jensen-Longenecker and WI ASLA Awards Banquet at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on April 22, 2022. It was great to come together for this awards ceremony to celebrate the achievements of students and professionals in Wisconsin. Thanks to the Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture at UW-Madison for the invitation to share this evening.
Congratulations to our 2022 WI ASLA Student Award recipients! Each year, senior students from the landscape architecture department are nominated by their instructors to present about their academic careers to a jury of professionals from WI ASLA. We wish them all the best in their future endeavors.
Honor Award- Emma Wenman
Merit Award- Olivia Mayne
Finalist Award- Parker McManaman
Finalist Award- Tiara Wuethrich
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ASLA NATIONAL NEWS
Immediate Past President, Tom Mroz, FASLA and Chief Executive Officer, Torey Carter-Conneen spoke about the exciting future vision for ASLA at the National Conference on Landscape Architecture in Nashville last November. The inspiring presentation covered all topics from climate action to inclusivity within the organization and the actionable steps it will take to achieve this vision by 2030.
April was World Landscape Architecture Month! The hashtag #WLAM2022 was used on social media to spread the word and share thoughts on these two questions:
What is landscape architecture?
What does landscape architecture mean to you?
The 2022-2024 Strategic Plan was released at the Conference in Nashville. The plan discusses the new mission statement for ASLA and select focus areas that will advance the profession. These areas include: Community, Connection, Innovation, Scale, and Voice.