Landscape Architecture

Mind the Gap: Conversations About Life and Landscape Architecture

Wednesday, June 10, 2020Wednesday, August 26, 2020
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In this virtual summer conversation series, Lucinda Sanders, CEO of OLIN and adjunct professor of landscape architecture at the Weitzman School, with talk with leaders of prominent landscape architecture practices, exploring multiple options to launch or advance a career in landscape architecture during these unprecedented times.The sessions will be of benefit to students as a networking opportunity, but also provide exposure to a range of professional experiences. This series complements a parallel series of virtual talks by landscape architecture faculty called From the Rooftops that also runs through August.

Conversations will be held weekly on Wednesdays, at 6:00pm EDT, starting June 10, 2020, 
All conversations will be on Zoom.
Registration required to join: Register for Mind the Gap Series 


6/10 Opening Panel, Lucinda Sanders, CEO and Partner, OLIN, adjunct professor of landscape architecture, in converation with all speakers

6/17 Cindy Sanders, CEO, OLIN
6/24 Kona Gray, Principal, EDSA
7/1 Laura Starr, Partner, Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners
7/8 Jamie Maslyn Larson, Director of Landscape Architecture, BIG NYC
7/15 Brian Jencek, Director of Planning, HOK
7/22 Ignacio Bunster Ossa, Vice President, AECOM
7/29 Keiko Tsuruta Cramer, Principal, WRT
8/5 Signe Nielsen, Principal, MNLA
8/12 Lisa Switkin, Senior Principal, James Corner Field Operations
8/19 Gerdo Aquino, Principal, SWA/Balsley

8/26 Shane Coen, Founder, Coen+Partners

9/2 The GAP Wrap