american society of landscape architects (ASLA)
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IS . . .
the art and science of analysis, planning, design, management, preservation, and rehabilitation of the land. The scope of the profession includes site planning, garden design, environment restoration, town or urban planning, park and recreation planning, regional planning, and historic preservation. Practitioners share a commitment of achieving a balance between preservation, use, and management of the country’s resources.
The student chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architecture is the professional organization for students. Its aim is to promote scholarship, science and professional conduct through lectures, seminar projects, competitions and recognition of outstanding leadership among students, faculty, and practitioners. SASLA is also engaged in pro bono work in the region. Membership in SASLA is required for all students in competing for recognition or financial support while in the Program of Landscape Architecture.
President: Ryan Brown
Vice President: Layal Bitar Ghanem
Vice President: Jon-Michael Clotheir
Secretary: Kevin Rodriguez
Treasurer: John Watkins
Faculty Advisor: Taner Ozdil, Ph.D., ASLA
PO Box 19108, Arlington, TX 76019