Academic - Design


(ab)Terris is the organization established by students of the graduate landscape architecture program. We seek to deepen the understanding of landscape architecture through collaboration across disciplines and outreach to the broader community.


This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

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Tier Student Organization - Registered

Membership Information

Student Members 13
ISU Members 9
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members graduate students from all majors
Allowed Officers graduate students from all majors
Membership Qualifications none
Membership Restrictions none
Elections/Selection yearly in August
Meetings biweekly or as needed

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

(ab)Terris means "of the land" in Latin. Students interested in all facets of landscape knowledge and design are encouraged to join us. Biweekly meetings are held in room 462 in the College of Design. Members explore and plan field trip, volunteer and fundraising opportunities involving the landscape and to the study and profession of landscape architecture.

Description of Special Events

(Ab)Terris takes one field trip per semester. Past trips have included tours of the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo, Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge, and the Minneapolis parks system.