MORGANTOWN, W.Va. –
West Virginia University
took center stage in Beijing, China, over the weekend, as
Vaike Haas, assistant professor of
landscape architecture, was honored for her exemplary work by the Council of Educators in Landscape
Architecture, the premier international organization for landscape architecture
Haas was recognized with CELA’s 2017 Excellence in Service Learning Award, Junior Level, which honors a faculty member’s excellent ability to direct design studio projects that demonstrate outstanding quality and/or emphasize the critical thinking and creative process. The award was presented during CELA’s international conference, held May 26-29.