SA+P at Artscape!!!

Artscape is America’s largest free arts festival. Let me rephrase that…

Baltimore City’s ARTSCAPE is the #1– Biggest and GreatestFREE arts festival IN THE NATION!

How lucky we are to have it in our backyard!?

Even better? Our neighbors, the Architecture Department, will be showing off their skills with an exciting sculptural piece. Take a look at this news article from WBAL TV!

MSU Architecture Students

Region II News & Updates- July 2013

2013 Virginia Chapter of the APA Annual Conference | July 22-24
Lansdowne Resort
APA Virginia Mentor Match Program

2nd Annual Southeastern Student Planning Conference in Spartanburg | October 16-18, 2013
South Carolina
Deadline: August 16, 2013
Call for abstracts

2013 North Carolina Planning Conference | September 18-20
Winston-Salem, NC at the Benton Convention Center

  • YPG/Emerging Professionals: Preserving our Future Roundtable
  • Young Planners Group Social – Age is Just a State of Mind!

Georgia Planning Association 2013 Fall Conference | October 9-11
Jekyll Island, GA

AICP Student Project Awards

AICP Student Project Awards
This award recognizes a student or group of students in a for an outstanding paper or class project in 3 categories:

  1. Project that emonstrates the contribution of planning to contemporary issues
  2. The project best applying the planning process
  3. Applied research

Deadline: December 10, 2013

Only PAB-accredited planning programs are eligible [Don’t worry, Morgan’s program is!]

APA Fellowship Opportunities

Ready for some healthy competition? MAPS President, Megan, is prepping her application for the ENRE Fellowship, are you? The ENRE application deadline has been extended to August 7th, giving you extra time to apply!

Here are the details about this, and other, APA Student Fellowship Programs:

Environment, Natural Resources and Energy (ENRE) Division
Deadline: August 7, 2013
2nd year graduate students are eligible
Planning and Law Division
Deadline: September 12, 2013
Eligibility varies. See website for details.

Congratulations to our Graduating Students!

MAPS would like to take a moment to congratulate the students who successfully completed their M.C.R.P. degrees in Spring 2013! You will all be missed, and we wish you the best! IMG_0774
To those who graduated (not all are pictured here), please keep MAPS updated with your endeavors! Take a moment to comment on this post with your plans for the coming year!