How to Create Your Own Landscape University™Develop your own program on your campus to create a highly confident, motivated landscaping team.
April 1-2, 2020
The Landscape University™ is a series of classes instituted by Landscape Services to help employees understand their role in the institution’s effort to "Cultivate Greatness" in its students, athletes, faculty, employees, and friends, by constantly maintaining a well-groomed and beautiful campus.
This Conference will cover the basics of the program, how to develop your own program on your campus and how to work on developing a highly confident, motivated landscaping team.
April 1-2, 2020
- Day One: The University of Mississippi, UM-Depot, 102 Depot Street, University, Mississippi 38677
- Day Two: The Department of Landscape Services, 61 Hickory Lane, University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677
|7:30 a.m.||Meet & Greet|
|8:00 - 8:15||Welcome by Larry Sparks, Interim Chancellor of the University of Mississippi|
|8:15 - 9:15||Landscape University Basics|
|9:15 - 9:30||Break|
|9:30 - 10:30||Developing Your Own Landscape University|
|10:45 - 12:00||Creating Productive and Satisfied Employees|
|12:00 - 12:45||Lunch|
|12:45 - 4:30||Campus Tour|
|5:30 - 7:30||Reception|
|7:30 – 9:00||Meeting at Landscape Services: Landscape University in Action|
|9:00 – 9:15||Break|
|9:15 - 10:15||Why It Works: The Secret of Landscape University|
|10:15 - 10:25||Break|
|10:25 - 11:30||Wrap Up Session: This is great, but Where Do I Start?|
Certificate of Attendance
|12:20 – 3:00 p.m.||In-the-Field Experience with Landscape Services Crew Members (Optional)|
This conference is limited to 10 participants. Registrations will be taken on a first come basis.
Register online by clicking here. The registration fee is $500 per person. Payment options: Purchase order, Check, Visa or MasterCard.
Please submit the registration form no later than Friday, March 20, 2020.
Should you have questions or concerns about the registration process, please contact Mary W. Leach, Director of the Office of Professional Development, Division of Outreach and Continuing Education, Post Office Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, 662-915-7847 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Should you have questions or concerns about the conference schedule, please contact Jeff McManus, Director of Landscape, Airport and Golf Services, Post Office Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, 662-915-1846 or at email@example.com.
Accommodating Special Needs
If you require special assistance relating to a disability, please contact Mary W. Leach, Director, Office of Professional Development and Lifelong Learning at 662-915-7847 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In order to receive a full refund of registration fee, cancel registration in writing 5 business days prior to the conference. You may substitute another person from the same institution.
The University of Mississippi, Office of Professional Development and Lifelong Learning, Division of Outreach and Continuing Education
P.O. Box 1848
Jackson Avenue Center, Suite L
University, MS 38677
O: +1-662-915-7847| F: +1-662-915-5138
The University of Mississippi, Landscape Services
61 Hickory Lane
University, MS 38677-1848
O: 1+662-915-1846 • F: 1+662-915-1827