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RIASLA June Networking Event

Let’s talk about what’s happening with landscape architecture in Rhode Island at our next networking event on Thursday, June 14!  Join RIASLA at the Isle Brewer’s Guild in Pawtucket for a night of networking, fun and games!  Event is free of charge, please email Andrew at apichette@beta-inc.com with any questions.  Hope to see you there!

Isle Brewer’s Guild  |  461 Main Street, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Curious what the Brewer’s Guild has to offer?  Check out their website here!

Keep an eye out for our next networking event, Thursday, July 12th and our Summer Social on Thursday, August 16th.

RIASLA Networking Event – Thursday, 5/10

Join us for drinks and conversation at Fifth Element, 111 Broadway, Newport, RI 02840, Thursday, May 10th from 6-8pm. Our last event at Bayberry Beer Hall was a great success. More than 20 landscape architects and allied professionals attended. We would love to continue to connect our community of members and supporters. Please join us Thursday night.  For more information, check out our event on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/events/2065518637105770/

 

 

Anova Grant Competition

Calling all Rhode Island ASLA Emerging Professionals:

Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to receive grant money to attend this years’ Annual Meeting in Philadelphia. Anova Furnishings is asking emerging professionals to submit a short essay and a quick napkin sketch between April 13 and May 14, 2018 and are awarding $2,000 grants toward conference expenses to the 21 best responses.

For more information, check out the link below:

Anova Furnishings’ Grant Competition

National ASLA reveals new logo!

“ASLA is implementing a rebrand that refreshes our logo, which dates to 1987; sets a new palette; employs new fonts and image logic; and suggests logo, color, and font treatments for chapters. The effort teams with the ASLA Center for Landscape Architecture to enhance the Society’s new directions.”
Check out the article at the following link:  https://www.asla.org/land/LandArticle.aspx?id=52781

Applications now open for 2018 Spring Cohort

Early career designers:  Applications are now being accepted for DesignxRI’s Design Forward RI Emerge program.

DESIGN FORWARD RI (DFWD) is a comprehensive strategy to strengthen and support design sector skills, talent pipelines, and career trajectories in Rhode Island.  Nominated and/or approved by Rhode Island employers, designers take a deep-dive into concepts which reinforce critical thinking skills and application in the business of design.

DFWD Emerge is for recent design graduates (up to 2 years post-graduation) launching their careers.  The 2018 Spring program runs five-months and begins in March 2018.  Nominate a member of your team or apply below.  Application closes February 12.