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Malcom R. Hester Memorial Lectureship Endowment

The Malcom R. Hester Memorial Lectureship Endowment was established by Alice Hester in 2003. Malcolm R. Hester, born August 30, 1956, in Amarillo, TX, died May 9, 2002, in San Antonio. Malcolm was a skillful leader and gifted landscape architect. He earned a BLA from Texas Tech University and a Masters of Landscape Architecture from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design. Malcolm married Alice Althaus on September 2, 1978. He will be missed by many, many people whose lives he touched. This endowment in his honor is to be used for guest lecturer honorariums, travel expenses, and any other expenses associated with securing and facilitating guest lecturers in the Department of Landscape Architecture.

Alon and Susan Kvashny Scholarship Endowment

The Alon and Susan Kvashny Scholarship Endowment was established by Alon and Susan Kvashny in 2010. The scholarship is awarded to students majoring in Landscape Architecture within the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources.

Texas Chapter ASLA Scholarship Endowment

The Texas Chapter American Society of Landscape Architecture Scholarship Endowment was established by the Texas Chapter American Society of Landscape Architects in 2005. This scholarship is awarded to undergraduates in their third, fourth or fifth year or, a second year student in an accredited graduate Landscape Architecture program. The student must also be in good standing and should demonstrate promise and dedication to the profession of landscape architecture and should exhibit personal qualities that are becoming of a developing professional career.