Charles Burger Memorial Lecture: Lucinda Sanders, FASLA

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Charles Burger Memorial Lecture: Lucinda Sanders, FASLA

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Lucinda Sanders is CEO and Partner, and is responsible for continually shaping OLIN as a leader in design excellence and sustainability amongst the complex challenges of the profession. She has led the design of many of OLIN’s signature projects, including Comcast Center Plaza and Central Delaware Riverfront Master Plan in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Gap Headquarters in San Francisco, California; and Fountain Square in Cincinnati, Ohio. Her current projects include an urban design plan for the 30th Street Station precinct in Philadelphia and large-scale urban developments in China.

“A presentation designed to reflect on the process of making significant civic plans and spaces. By drawing on several projects from the OLIN portfolio including Wagner Park, The Akron Museum of Art, Dilworth Park, Pier 26, the Delaware River Waterfront Master Plan, and more, Lucinda will describe the inspiration and challenges, and ultimately the thrill, of realizing projects.”

Lucinda is actively involved on multiple boards and committees dedicated to the advancement of the field of landscape architecture, urban design and planning, including the Landscape Architecture Foundation, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Advisory Board and the CEO Roundtable of Landscape Architects. Lucinda first studied landscape architecture at Rutgers University and went on to earn a master’s degree in landscape architecture from the University of Pennsylvania. She is currently an Adjunct Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania and has lectured internationally for major universities and professional organizations.

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February 23
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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College of Design