WRECKSHOP

 

2020

BROADENING THE SCOPE OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE

 

HOSTED BY THE STUDENT CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS AND THE DEPARTMENT OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE AT TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY

EVENT INFORMATION

Thank you for participating in WreckShop Fall 2020 at TTU!

 

We would like to invite professionals to participate in events beginning with a lecture series during the day on Thursday, October 22nd and ending with the tailgate on Saturday, October 24th. Please register for the events in which you would like to participate using the professional registration option on the home page.

 

Below are the details for professionals participating in WreckShop events including the lecture series, the firm expo, and portfolio review.   We invite you to participate in all meals and events while at WreckShop.

Please note that events are subject to change based on requirements for social distancing and safety protocols due to Covid-19.

LECTURE SERIES

12:30 PM - 3:20 PM

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22: LECTURE SERIES

TBD

 

Attend the lecture series to learn about new trends in landscape architecture

The opening lecture will take place on Thursday afternoon, before most of the professionals will be present. More details will be posted soon! The lectures are aimed towards the theme of WreckShop this year, Broadening the Scope of Landscape Architecture.

Lecture series may be presented in a virtual format due to the current state of Covid-19.

Please email LARC.SASLA@TTU.EDU if you have any questions about the event.

OPENING RECEPTION

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22: OPENING RECEPTION

 

Join us Thursday night at a local Lubbock restaurant to socialize and network!

Join students, faculty, and other professionals for food and drinks on Thursday night before WreckShop begins! We will be hosting the event at a locally owned restaurant that will be announced soon! Everyone attending WreckShop is welcome!

This event is subject to cancelation based on the current state of Covid-19 at the time of the event.

 

Please email LARC.SASLA@TTU.EDU if you have any questions about the event.

FIRM EXPO

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23: FIRM EXPO 

TBD

Show your professional work and speak with small groups of students in an informal event. The firm expo is an opportunity for students to preview current professional work, variety of work available, and ask questions about each professional’s firm

Tables will be provided in the Matador Room of the Student Union Building for you to setup a display of your choosing representing your firm’s projects, hand out promotional materials, and answer student questions. You may also utilize this event to hand out information concerning job postings for internships or entry-level positions. 

We encourage you to bring any firm advertising, and giveaway materials to this event! Table cloths will not be provided in the Student Union Building, so if you would like your table to be covered you will have to bring your own. (6' table) 

 

You can begin setting up in the Matador room at 8:00a. All materials must be removed from the room by 5:30p.

This event may be moved to a virtual breakout room setup in the event a face to face WreckShop is not possible.

Please email LARC.SASLA@TTU.EDU if you have any questions about the event.

PORTFOLIO REVIEW

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23

Agricultural Pavilion

 

Provide comments and critique to student’s design portfolios

In the three-hour time period, students will have 20 - minute segments to receive critique on their design portfolios, creating 8 blocks of time during the entirety of the review session with a break. Professionals will be stationed at a desk within the Agricultural Pavilion, with students moving around from desk to desk to receive critique.

 

Students are expected to bring digital format of their portfolio, and paper to be able to take notes on the critique that they receive. We will be practicing social distancing during this event.

This event will be moved to virtual breakout rooms in the event that face to face is not possible.

 

If you are further interested in a student for open internship or entry level opportunities, please schedule a time to meet during the afternoon Interview event. 

 

Please email LARC.SASLA@TTU.EDU if you have any questions about the event.

INTERVIEW SESSIONS & 

DEPARTMENT EXPO

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23

Agricultural Pavilion/CASNR Annex

Interview Students and Enjoy Our Departmental Expo

The interview session will allow professionals that are interested in hiring for entry level and internship positions with their firms to interview students within the department. Students should be invited during prior events to interview with you on Friday afternoon in a one on one private session.

This event will take place through Teams private meetings in the event that WreckShop is not face to face.

 

Please email LARC.SASLA@TTU.EDU if you have any questions about the event.

DoLA TAILGATE

TIME TO BE DETERMINED

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24

Area behind the CASNR Annex

 

Join the DoLA Alumni before the Texas Tech vs University of Texas

Football game for a tailgate!

The Department of Landscape Architecture is holding a tailgate for the Texas Tech vs. University of Texas Football game on Saturday, October 24th. Come enjoy food, drinks, and some great Texas Tech football!

Everyone who attends WreckShop is welcome to the tailgate. The time of the tailgate will be released after the time of the game is known.

If you plan on attending the football game, make sure to get your tickets soon as the TTU vs University of Texas game is known to sell out the Jones! You can buy tickets here!

This event will be cancelled if WreckShop is not held face to face.

Please email LARC.SASLA@TTU.EDU if you have any questions about the event.

@2020 by Texas Tech University Student ASLA.                                     For Questions, Contact Student ASLA at larc.sasla@ttu.edu

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