A campus oasis designed by a former outstanding former alumna’s firm
The E-Quad, an oasis designed by Coleman & Associates, a landscape architecture firm headed by Aan Coleman ‘81, is just a short walk across Ross St. from Langford C. Coleman is an Outstanding Alumna of the College of Architecture. The quad’s name comes from the engineering buildings that surround it.
“Aan’s office took the ugliest space on campus, and transformed it into the most beautiful space on campus,” said Bruce Dvorak, associate professor of landscape architecture.
Ndubisi remembered as leading landscape architecture researcher, educator
Forster Ndubisi, widely lauded as a transformative leader in landscape architecture research and education who served as a department head at the Texas A&M School of Architecture from 2004–2016, passed away March 4, 2022, after a lengthy illness.
Study links children’s time outdoors to higher creativity, stronger connection to nature
A group of researchers found that children exposed to higher levels of nature result in a stronger connection to nature, higher creativity, and enhanced sensory sensitivity.