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Profs publish book of steps to increase community resilience

Profs publish book with steps to raise community resilience

posted October 21, 2014
Procedures to create resilient communities — places that avoid, absorb and recover quickly from natural disasters — are detailed in a new book co-authored by four urban planning educators at Texas A&M’s College of Architecture.
Ndubisi book compiles classic, contemporary planning essays

Ndubisi’s new book compiles 150 years of planning essays

posted October 21, 2014
A new book of classic and contemporary writings illustrating key themes shaping the theory and practice of ecological design and planning, compiled by Texas A&M urban planning professor Forster Ndubisi, will be available this December.
‘Battle for Turkey Creek’ film highlights Sustainability Day

‘Turkey Creek’ film to highlight Campus Sustainability Day

posted October 20, 2014
“Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek,” a documentary chronicling a decade-long struggle of Gulfport, Miss. residents to stop a land development project threatening their neighborhood, will be screened at 5 p.m., Oct. 22, in Evans Library Annex.
College to spotlight faculty research at annual symposium

College to spotlight faculty research at annual symposium

posted October 14, 2014
The Texas A&M College of Architecture’s 16th annual faculty research symposium, “Natural, Built, Virtual,” is scheduled Oct. 27 at the Langford Architecture Center on the Texas A&M College Station campus.
Former LAUP prof, preservation advocate Echols dies in Virginia

LAUP prof emeritus Echols dies at 84

posted August 5, 2014
Ralph Gordon Echols, Texas A&M professor emeritus of landscape architecture and urban planning and a former College of Architecture associate dean, died Friday, July 18, 2014 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital in Virginia.

Position Announcement

Assistant Professor Position in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning (Icon 596.0 KB)  

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
Bachelors of Science in Urban & 
      Regional Planning

Master of Landscape Architecure
Master of Urban Planning
Master of Land and Property Development
Ph.D. in Urban and Regional Science

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Nancy Volkman Scholarship

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