American Society of Landscape Architects

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is a national society that represents the landscape architecture profession in the United States. Founded in 1899, the ASLA represents more than 13,500 members and has 48 chapters across the country with headquarters in Washington, D.C. Each state is represented by a local chapter. To become a member of the state chapter, one must first become a member of the national organization.
Key programs and services of the ASLA include an annual meeting, Landscape Architecture magazine, LAND Online, online electronic services, professional workshops and seminars, leadership training, employment referral, demonstration projects, and awards programs. In addition, the U.S. Department of Education has authorized the ASLA to accredit programs of landscape architecture at U.S. colleges and universities. The University of Georgia offers an accredited program in landscape architecture in the School of Environmental Design.
close

Loading

Cite This Article
Cothran, James R. "American Society of Landscape Architects." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 11 August 2014. Web. 22 December 2014.
From Our Home Page
Alliance Theatre

The Alliance Theatre, the largest regional theater in the Southeast, is recognized nationwide as a great critical and commercial success.

Read more...
Albany Movement

According to traditional accounts the Albany Movement began in fall 1961 and ended in summer 1962.

Read more...
Georgia Ornithological Society

The Georgia Ornithological Society (GOS) was founded in Atlanta on December 13, 1936, to promote interest in and appreciation of the i

Read more...
Gone With the Wind (Film)

Few films are so closely identified with a geographical region as Gone With the Wind is identified with Georgia and the Old South.

Read more...
Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries