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Friday, October 2

WS-001 The LARE Experience - What to Expect and How to Prepare

8:00 am – 12:00 noon

Looking to start taking the LARE? Come explore the LARE exam content and format for Sections 1, 2, and 3, as well as study strategies. The workshop features a panel discussion with practitioners who have recently passed the exam who will share the secrets to their success.

$50 per person by June 9; $75 by August 10 16; $100 after August 10

Speakers: Stephen Feccia, ASLA, Kimley-Horn and Associates; Madeline Steigerwald, ASLA, Dix.Hite + Partners; Robert Hewitt, FASLA Clemson, University; Darneka Waters, ASLA, Landworks Design Group, PA; Nate Ritchie, ASLA, Wheat Design Group

WS-002 Technical Workshop: Preparing for Landscape Architect Registration Exam Section 4

1:30 pm – 5:30 pm

This workshop will cover the LARE Section 4 specifications, including a primer on grading techniques, one of the most challenging parts of the exam. This session debunks myths, clarifies expectations, and demonstrates how to develop a clear and effective process for taking the exam.

$100 per person by June 9; $125 by August 10; $150 after August 10

Thomas Nieman, FASLA, University of Kentucky; Angela Woodward, ASLA, ima design group; Donnie Longenecker, ASLA, University of Georgia; Alyssa Garcia, ASLA, Atkins, a SNC-Lavalin Group