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LARP Design Building Opening Party

March 31, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us, the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning, to celebrate the opening of the Design Building.

Start the afternoon with a presentation entitled, The Future of the Field, given by Robert Z. Melnick, professor of landscape architecture at the University of Oregon and Daphne Spain ’77 PhD, professor & chair for the Department of Urban and Environmental Planning at the University of Virginia.

Also, enjoy a panel discussion facilitated by John Mullin FAICP, ’67 emeritus professor of regional planning at UMass Amherst. Panelists including Matthew Cunningham, ASLA, RLA, ’00 BSLA, principal, Matthew Cunningham Landscape Design LLC, Carlton Hart AICP ’08 MRP, urban planner, Urban Design & Plan Review Division, National Capital Planning Commission, Allison Noreau Lamey ’02 BS, ’03 MRP, director, Economic Development, City of Lowell, and Cheri Ruane. ASLA, RLA ’95 BSLA, practice leader, Spurr Design Studio; President, Boston Society of Landscape Architects.

Music, mingling, hors d’oeuvres, and building tours will follow.
For directions and more information (and to register) go to: https://www.umass.edu/larp/news-events/opening-331

3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Presentation & Panel Discussion
5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Music, Mingling, hors d’oeuvres with a cash bar, and building tours

Cost (Please RSVP by March 24th, 2017)

$10 Includes reception (for students)
$25 Includes reception
$50 Includes reception and $25 donation to LARP Alumni Fund
$100 Includes reception and $75 donation to LARP Alumni Fund


March 31, 2017
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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