Alumna Leads First Annual FIU x UF Design Student Charette – CARTA News

Tricia Keffer, FIU Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design alumna recently led a first annual design charette between students from Florida International University (FIU) and the University of Florida (UF). A charette is defined as the intense final effort made by architectural students to complete their solutions to a given architectural problem in an [...]

My Internship at RDM Landscape Services – CARTA News

Name: Graciela Martin Hometown:  Broward County, FL Degree/Major: Landscape Architecture Where did you intern? What did you do there? I am currently interning at RDM Landscape Services, a landscape design and landscape contracting firm based in Miami-Dade County. How did you get your internship? I was recommended by a mentor and FIU Studio [...]

FIU Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design Students Awarded at ASLA Conference – CARTA News

FIU Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design students and faculty members participated in the Florida Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (FL ASLA) Conference + Expo from July 11- 13. The annual conference was held at the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort in Orlando, Florida. The conference provides fellowship opportunities, [...]

FIU Landscape Students Featured by Toledo’s Media Thinkhub! – CARTA News

Three graduate landscape architecture teams from TJ Marston‘s Spring Graduate Design 4 Studio were selected to be featured by Midstory, Toledo’s media think-hub, this summer. The students will produce a video presentation of their innovative proposals for Toledo’s Warehouse District. Their work will be featured on Midstory’s website and at the citywide summer gala titled “A [...]

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS AWARDED AT MASTER’S PROJECT CEREMONY – CARTA News

FIU Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design (LAEUD) hosted its annual Master’s Project Reviews and reception on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at the Paul L. Cejas Architecture Building. This year, nine graduate students from Professor Linda Chamorro’s thesis course received distinction awards given out by David Rifkind, department chair and [...]

Landscape Architecture Student Raises Awareness on Sustainable Construction – CARTA News

Selene Basile’s admiration of nature and environmental preservation developed while living in Costa Rica for six years. Now as a master’s candidate in FIU’s Landscape Architecture + Urban and Environmental Design program she is able realize her passion and raise awareness on sustainable design practices. “Landscape Architecture is a growing profession that has [...]

My Internship with Savino & Miller Design Studio – CARTA News

Name: Patricia Matamoros Araujo Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela Degree/Major: Landscape Architecture Where did you intern? What did you do there? Over the past two semesters, I’ve been collaborating as an intern with Savino & Miller Design Studio, a local firm that provides services in Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Urban Design, and Planning. During this time [...]

Professor Ebru Özer presents research at the CELA conference in Sacramento – CARTA News

The Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA) held its annual conference last week on March 6th through March 9th in Sacramento, California. Professor Ebru Özer from the Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design (LAEUD) was invited to present her research on climate resiliency and infrastructure solutions during the conference. [...]

Landscape Faculty Member Elected to the CELA Board of Directors – CARTA News

The Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA) Board of Directors recently announced their results of the 2019 CELA elections. Associate Professor Ebru Özer from the Department of Landscape Architecture + Environmental and Urban Design was elected the Treasurer of the Board of Directors. Professor Özer will serve a two-year term after commencement [...]

Over 200 participants attended the 2019 FIU School of Architecture Career Fair – CARTA News

With resumes and portfolios in hand, over 130 FIU School of Architecture (SOA) graduate students attended on the 2019 Career Fair on Tuesday, February 19th. A total of 30 different employers were on hand to discuss full-time, part-time and internship positions with prospective employees. The annual SOA Career Fair serves as a unique [...]

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