TAG: college

Arborjet accepting applications for scholarship program

April 28, 2015By

Arborjet is now accepting applications for its 2015 “Taking Root” Scholarship Program. Through the program, 10 graduating U.S. high school seniors will each receive a $1,000 scholarship to pursue a degree in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, entomology, environmental science or a related major at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university. “Through Arborjet’s ‘Taking Root’ Scholarship Program, we recognize... read more

Nemetschek Vectorworks offers Vectorworks Design Scholarship

May 7, 2014By

Nemetschek Vectorworks launched the Vectorworks Design Scholarship program, offering up to $10,000 in cash prizes, among other awards, to college students across all design disciplines. Students have until 11:59 p.m. EST July 30 to apply at www.vectorworks.net/scholarship. “Students represent the next generation of creative potential, so we launched this program to help them achieve their professional goals,” said CMO Stewart Rom. “The Vectorworks... read more

Arborjet accepts applications for ‘Taking Root’ scholarships

May 5, 2014By

Arborjet launched its inaugural “Taking Root” scholarship program, which will provide 10 graduating high school seniors $1,000 scholarships to pursue full-time studies in forestry, plant sciences, horticulture, entomology, environmental science or a related major at an accredited two-year or four-year college. “We hope to have parents, educators and the tree care community join us in encouraging young students to transform... read more

2014 PLANET SCD creates friendly competition in Fort Collins

March 26, 2014By

Their wardrobes wavered from business casual to school spirit fanatical, which perhaps was a reflection of the students’ differing outlooks on the event—one being that they were there to nab employment, and the other that they were attending with hopes to crush the competition. Garb aside, the more than 800 students who attended the 38th annual Professional Landcare Network (PLANET)... read more

Student Career Days an education

March 8, 2013By

OK, I’m all about Student Career Days. There’s really no other way to say it. Hosted by the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), the networking event for college students seeking to enter the landscaping industry drew nearly 900 students from every corner of the country this year, not to mention Canada. The Auburn University campus was a beautiful backdrop to this year’s... read more

PLANET’s Student Career Days kicks off

March 8, 2013By

Had a nice time hanging with some of the industry’s best in the Auburn University Hotel bar this evening after hitting the student reception at PLANET’s Student Career Days. It took place in the shadow of Auburn’s storied football stadium, and whether they were doing the zipline, playing tug-of-war or just shooting the breeze, it was clear the students could... read more