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Caroline Lavoie

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Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

Associate Professor

Associate Professor

Educational Background

Other, One month of intensive Spanish, OLÉ - Center for Spanish Language and Culture, 2009
Other, University of Southern California, 1995
Other, Specialization in Urban Design, University of Southern California, 1995
BA, Landscape Architecture, Université de Montréal, 1989
Other, Internship in Theater Arts - Stagecraft Program, Banff Center of Fine Arts, 1989
Other, University Exchange Program in Landscape Architecture, California State Polytechnic University, 1988
Other, College Degree in Humanities, DEC (Diplôme d'Etudes Collégiales), 1984

Expertise



Teaching Interests

• Landscape design theory and representation • Urban cultural landscape • Planning and urban theory



Contact Information

Office Hours: Tue 9-10AM or by apt
Go toOffice Location: FAV 240
DialPhone: 435-797-0505
SendEmail: caroline.lavoie@usu.edu

Awards

Architectural Record - 2016 Cocktail Napkin Contest - Award winner: Third runner up, 2016

Architectural Record Magazine - New York

Utah ASLA - Merit Award, 2016

Utah ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)

Utah ASLA , 2013

Utah American Association for Landscape Architecture

Utah ASLA Student award , 2011

Utah American Society of Landscape Architects

Nominated Artist of the Year, 2008

College of Humanities Arts and Social Sciences, Utah State University

Nominated for the IIAS AWARD OF MERIT , 2007

The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics

Utah ASLA Student award, 2007

American Association for Landscape Architects

FULBRIGHT Senior Specialist recipient, 2006

Facultad de Arquitectura, Diseño y Urbanismo (FADU)

HONOR Award in Communication , 2005

UTAH ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)

FULBRIGHT Senior Specialist Candidate , 2005

AWARD OF MERIT Unique Contribution , 2003

UTAH APA (American Planning Association)

ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Unique Contribution, 2000

UTAH APA (American Planning Association)

AWARD OF RECOGNITION (Research and Service) , 2000

Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture (CELA)

ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Historic Preservation, 1998

UTAH APA (American Planning Association)

Prix D'Excellence en Architecure du Paysage, 1995

FIRST PRIZE, 1993

SHDM-Montreal

HONOR CERTIFICATE, 1989

Association of Landscape Architects of Canada

PRIX ANDRE SAUVE , 1989

Association of the Landscape Architects of Quebec

Second Prize Ex-aequo, 1989

CONCOURS ARQ (Architecture Quebec Magazine)

HONORABLE MENTION, 1988

International Art and Design Competition

National Honor Society, 1988

SIGMA LAMBA ALPHA, California

  • Lavoie, C., (2016). (2016) (Abstract for UASAL2016- Utah Academy of Sciences Arts and Letters) "Flow and Fluidity: Perception and Experience in Drawing Landscapes and Riverscapes for Landscape Architecture".
  • Lavoie, C., (2016). (2016) (Abstract for CELA2016) "On the Road Again...Perceiving and Drawing Large-Scale Landscapes of the American West.
  • Baez, A., Lavoie, C., (2014). (2014) (abstract for CELA2014) "Regional Planning Initiative For the Province of Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic" (abstract published).
  • Lavoie, C., Horrigan, P., Kambic, K., Sullivan, C., Palmer, J., , (2013). (2013) (Abstract for CELA2013) Exploratory Physiocartographies of Place and Time".
  • Lavoie, C., Licon, C., (2012). (2012) (Abstract for ACSP2012) "Large urban systems in a remote location: An exercise in mapping". ACSP 2012 (Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning)
  • Lavoie, C., Horrigan, P., Kambic, K., Langhorst, J., Palmer, J., (2012). (2012) (Abstract for CELA2012) "Forgotten Frames". CELA 2012 (Coucil of Educators in Landscape Architecture)
  • Lavoie, C., Licon, C., (2012). (2012) (Abstract for CELA2012) "Large urban systems in a remote location: An exercise in mapping". CELA 2012 (Coucil of Educators in Landscape Architecture)
  • Lavoie, C., (2011). (2011) (Abstract for CELA2011) "From Utility to meaning: Industrial Space trandformation in Monterrey Mexico.
  • Lavoie, C., Pacheco, P., Palacias, E., (2010). (2010) (Abstract for ACSP2010) "From Utility to meaning: Industrial Space trandformation in Monterrey Mexico.
  • Lavoie, C., (2008). (Abstract) Drawing the water continuum from wild places to urban places: A tool for exploring professional perspectives and their design implications. CRESSON
  • Lavoie, C., (2006). North African Immigrant Communities in Paris: Documenting Changes (1997-2006) in the use and cultural appropriation of public spaces. CELA (Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture)
  • Lavoie, C., (2005). Tarndanyangga or Victoria Square? Meanings inside a Contested Space. CELA (Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture)
  • Lavoie, C., (2003). CELA 2003
  • Lavoie, C., Nicholson, J., (1997). Historic Irrigation Canals and Street Ditches in Logan, Utah: From the Mormon Village to the Next Metropolis. CELA 97
  • Lavoie, C., (1997). The Wall: Movement Through History and Significance. EDRA 28/1997
  • Lavoie, C., (1996). Adams Corridor: Lessons from the Immediate Neighborhood. CELA 96
  • Lavoie, C., (1996). Body, Space, and Movement: A Phenomenological Approach to Urban Design. EDRA 27/1996
  • Lavoie, C., (1996). Redefining the Urban Landscape. ACSP/AESOP 96

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Journal Articles

          Academic Journal

        • Licon, C., Lavoie, C., Landscape Architecture studio in a large, complex, and remote location: The learning experience of StudioMX. Landscape Review
        • Lavoie, C., (2006). Collages as re-collections: Experiencing the in-between. Kerb: Journal of Landscape Architecture 14, 14-17.
        • Lavoie, C., (2005). Sketching the Landscape: Exploring a Sense of Place. Landscape Journal , 24:1, 13-31.
        • Lavoie, C., (1998). The Wall/Ruin: Meaning and Memory in Landscape. Landscape Review: Journal of Landscape Architecture-South Pacific , 4:1, 27-38.
        • Professional Journal

        • Lavoie, C., (2016). Architectural Record's Cocktail Napkin Sketch Contest - 2016 winners. Architectural RecordNovember 2016 *

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - MultiMedia

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Technical Reports

              Other Reports

            • Lavoie, C., Johnson, T., (2016). Designing a Vision for Boise Bench: Engaging public and private groups in a conversation about their future. *

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Translations & Transcripts

              Publications - Other

                Newsletter

              • Lavoie, C., (2011). "Planning Education at Utah State University: the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning at Utah State University" in Utah APA Newsletter. *
              • Other

              • Lavoie, C., (2013). Salt Lake Community College President's Art Show (catalog of the exhibition art work). *
              • Lavoie, C., (2012). (2012) Forgotten Frames (catalog of the exhibition art work).
              • Lavoie, C., Drawn to the Middle Ground: Delineating Western Landscapes (catalog). *
              • Lavoie, C., (2011). (2011) (Drawing published) in "Landscape Architecture Research: Inquiry, Strategy, Design" (p220): Landscape Architecture Research: Inquiry, Strategy, Design". *
              • Lavoie, C., Johnson, C., (2006). Fishing on the Henry’s Fork: A Short Allegory About Passion, Purpose and Persistence in Planning. Landscape Journal

              * Has not been peer reviewed

              Scheduled Teaching

              LAEP 6900 - Special Problems, Spring 2017

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2017

              LAEP 4100, 6410 - Urban Theory, Systems, and Design, Fall 2016

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2016

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Implementation Issues, Fall 2015

              LAEP 4100 - Urban Theory, Systems, and Design, Fall 2015

              E-Studio (participation), Spring 2015

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2015

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Implementation Issues, Fall 2014

              LAEP 4100,6410 - Urban Theory, Systems, and Design, Fall 2014

              LAEP 4900 - Special Problems, Spring 2014

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2014

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Implementation Issues, Fall 2013

              LAEP 4100 - Urban Theory, Systems, and Design, Fall 2013

              LAEP 6930 - Reading Seminar II, Spring 2013

              LAEP 6900 - Special Problems, Spring 2013

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2013

              LAEP 6960 - Masters Project, Fall 2012

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Implementation Issues, Fall 2012

              LAEP 4100 - Urban Theory, Systems, and Design, Fall 2012

              LAEP 6960 - Master¿s Project, Spring 2012

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design, Spring 2012

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Implementation Issues, Fall 2011

              LAEP 4100,6410 - Urban Theory, Systems, and Design, Fall 2011

              LAEP 4130 - Emerging Areas in Landscape Architecture II, Spring 2011

              LAEP 1350 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

              LAEP 6930 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (3wks), Spring 2011

              LAEP 1350 - THEORY OF DESIGN, Spring 2011

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2011

              LAEP 4350 - Travel Course, Spring 2011

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2010

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (planning theory, TOD: Transportation Oriented Development))Planning Theory and Methods , Fall 2010

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2009

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2009

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2009

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (planning theory, TOD: Transportation Oriented Development))Planning Theory and Methods , Fall 2009

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2009

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2009

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2009

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2008

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2008

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2008

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2008

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (planning theory, TOD: Transportation Oriented Development))Planning Theory and Methods , Fall 2008

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2008

              LAEP 4130 - Emerging Areas: Anti-memorials for the Victims of War , Spring 2008

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2008

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2008

              LAEP 4120 - Travel Course - Paris and Berlin: The Experience, the Contrast, Spring 2008

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2007

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2007

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2007

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2007

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2007

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2007

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2007

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2006

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2006

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2006

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2006

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2006

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2006

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2006

              LAEP 4120 - Travel Course - Paris and Berlin: The Experience, the Contrast, Spring 2006

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2005

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2005

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2005

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2005

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2005

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2005

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2005

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2004

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2004

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2004

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2004

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2004

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2004

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2004

              LAEP 4900 - Travel course: Boston area, Spring 2004

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2003

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2003

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2003

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2003

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2003

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2003

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2003

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2002

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2002

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2002

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2002

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2002

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2002

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2002

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2001

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2001

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2001

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2001

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2001

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2001

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2001

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 2000

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 2000

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 2000

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 2000

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 2000

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 2000

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 2000

              LAEP 4350 - Travel Course: San Francisco area, Spring 2000

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 1999

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 1999

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Fall 1999

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 1999

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 1999

              LAEP 1030 - Introduction to Landscape Architecture, Spring 1999

              LAEP 1350 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (15wks), Spring 1999

              LAEP 4100 - Design studio: Urban Theory, Systems and Design (15wks), Fall 1998

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 1998

              LAEP 6740 - Planning Theory and Methods (first part on planning theory), Fall 1998

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 1998

              LAEP 135 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (10wks), Fall 1998

              LAEP 612 - Graduate Design Studio: Wayne County Futures Project (10wks), Spring 1998

              LAEP 3700 - Introduction to City and Regional Planning (lecture) (15wks), Spring 1998

              LAEP 490 - Design studio: Redefining the Urban Landscape (10wks), Fall 1997

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 1997

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 1997

              LAEP 135 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (10wks), Fall 1997

              LAEP 272 - Design studio: Site Planning and Design (5wks), Spring 1997

              LAEP 490 - Design studio: Redefining the Urban Landscape (10wks), Fall 1996

              LAEP 6860 - Faculty Seminar I , Fall 1996

              LAEP 692 - Reading Seminar: Creativity in Design (5wks), Fall 1996

              LAEP 135 - Theory of Design (lecture and design studio) (10wks), Fall 1996

              LAEP 265 - Design studio: Architectural Design (10wks), Spring 1996

              LAEP 490 - Travel course: Seattle, Victoria and Vancouver, Spring 1996

              LAEP 490 - Design studio: Redefining the Urban Landscape (10wks), Fall 1995


              Creative Works - Exhibitions

                      Creative Works - Other

                      • Guest critique for U of Utah Michael Larice Urban Design Studio, LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2016
                      • “The Fifth Dimensional Frame: Movement and Interaction Within an Art Installation” (abstract accepted but not presented), Other, Short film - 2015
                      • 2014 Glacier National Park Artist-in-Residence (not selected), Art - Artist in Residence, - 2014
                      • Technológico de Monterrey (Guest critic), LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2009
                      • Guest critique at Rudgers University, LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2007
                      • Guest critique, School of Architecture, U of Utah, LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2006
                      • Guest critique at University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2003
                      • LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2002
                      • LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2000
                      • LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2000
                      • LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 2000
                      • LAEP - Appearance as guest critic, - 1999
                      • Other, Design Competition - 1995
                      • View with a Room, Other, Metal sculpture - 1993
                      • LANDSCAPE OF THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY , Art - Work in national publication, - 1990
                      • Poétique d'un Paysage Technologique, Other, Senior Project - 1989

                      Graduate Students Mentored

                      Susie Gomez, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, November 2015
                      Kate Spears (Inactive), Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
                      Angelie Anderton (inactive), Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning
                      Kathryn Knight, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, December 2011 2014
                      Bridget Atkins, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, March 2008 - December 2013
                      Ana Baez, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, December 2011 - May 2013
                      Laura McCoy, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning 2004
                      Nancy Monteith, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning 2002
                      Eric Howard, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning 2001
                      Marisa Santacruz, Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning 2000