November 6, 2018

Mahalo to all those who attended our Annual Meeting and Design Awards on Friday, October 5.

There were over 110 attendees including Mayor Kirk Caldwell! Our keynote speaker, Mia Lehrer (of Studio-MLA) shared her work, the importance of advocacy throug...

May 15, 2018

Chris Dacus has been named to the American Society of Landscape Architects’ (ASLA) Council of Fellows in the “Service” Category, after nomination by the Hawaii Chapter of ASLA. He is being recognized for his 18 years of service to the Hawaii Departme...

December 14, 2017

After decades of anticipation and conversations in the local professional community—at long last—the State of Hawaii has its first-ever professional landscape architecture program. The new Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) degree, located in the...

December 1, 2017

Aloha from LAF! It’s that time of year again. Scholarship applications for the 2017-2018 academic year are now online.

Students can submit their applications to the Hawaii Chapter/David T. Woolsey Scholarship through LAF’s online application system (S...

November 20, 2017

On Friday, November 17, myself, Robyn Sweesy and Judith Stilgenbauer attended the Kailua High School Career Fair. As representatives of Landscape Architecture, we prepared a display, had a youtube video on loop, supplied handouts, and brought various...

November 9, 2017

The number of women in the field of architecture, engineering and construction are still very much lagging behind their male counter parts.  As part of the initiatives to increase awareness and to inspire future female leaders to take action, Equity...

November 2, 2017

In the month of November, we are featuring Beachside Lighting on our blog in appreciation for their sponsorship and support of our local chapter. Mahalo nui loa to Beachside Lighting!

About Beachside Lighting: Beachside Lighting was started in Ha...

October 20, 2017

The 2017 Annual Meeting on October 6, was an opportunity for Hawaii landscape architects to reconnect with colleagues and network with sponsors. During the cocktail hour sponsor displays introduced attendees to a variety of products including lightin...