Anne Spranger

Plants, Soils, and Climate

Senior Lecturer, Landscape Design


Anne M. Spranger

Contact Information

Office Location: AGRS 347
Phone: 801-793-8706
Email: anne.spranger@usu.edu

Educational Background

Other, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE & ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING, (WATER-WISE CONSERVATION), UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY, 1993
Water-Conserving Landscapes and Computer Visual Simulation: An Evaluation of Preference.
BFA, FINE ART, (SCULPTURE / CERAMICS), METROPOLITAN STATE COLLEGE, 1986

Biography

MLA 1993. USU. Twelve years adjunct instructor for USU's PSC Department. Hired as full time faculty lecturer 2012. Awarded "Teacher of the Year" for USU's College of Agriculture in 2016.

Teaching Interests

Water-wise Landscaping Plants of the Intermountain West Sustainable Landscape Design Residential Landscape Design Planting Design Low Water-use Plants Computer-aided Landscape Design

Research Interests

Sustainable Landscape Design Water-wise Landscape Preference Low water-use Plants for the Intermountain West

Awards

“Teacher of the Year Award” for USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. 2015-2016, 2016

Utah State University, CAAS

Certificate of Honor For Excellence In The Study of Landscape Architecture, 1992

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

Membership into The Honor Society of SIGMA LAMBDA ALPHA, “Zeta” Chapter , 1990

The International Honor Society for Landscape Architects


    Publications | Book Chapters

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Other

Other

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Teaching

    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2020
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2020
    LAEP, PSC 5090, 6090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2020
    LAEP, PSC 6090, 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2020
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2020
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2020
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2020
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2019
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2019
    LAEP, PSC 6090, 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2019
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Summer 2019
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2019
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2019
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2019
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2019
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2019
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2018
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2018
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2018
    LAEP, PSC 5090, 6090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2018
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2018
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2018
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2018
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2018
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2018
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2018
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2018
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Landscape Design, Fall 2017
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2017
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2017
    PSC 6090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2017
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Summer 2017
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2017
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2017
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2017
    PSC 3300 - Introduction to Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2017
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2016
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2016
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2016
    LAEP, PSC 5090, 6090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2016
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2016
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2016
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2016
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2016
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2016
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2015
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2015
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2015
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Summer 2015
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Summer 2015
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2015
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2015
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Spring 2015
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2015
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2014
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2014
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2014
    LAEP,PSC 5090,6090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2014
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2014
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2014
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2014
    PSC 4301 - Computer Aided Residential Landscape Design, Fall 2013
    PSC 4250 - Internship in Plants, Soils, and/or Climate, Fall 2013
    LAEP,PSC 5090,6090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Fall 2013
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscaping, Summer 2013
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2013
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2013
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscapes, Spring 2013
    PSC 4301 - Computer-Aided Landscape Design, Fall 2012
    PSC 4301 - Computer-Aided Landscape Design, Fall 2012
    PSC 4250 - PSC Internship, Fall 2012
    PSC 5090 - Sustainable Low Water Landscapes, Fall 2012
    PSC 5090 - Low Water Landscapes, Summer 2012
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Design, Spring 2012
    PSC 4302 - Advanced Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2012
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscape Design , Spring 2012
    PSC 3300 - Residential Landscape Design, Spring 2012

    Creative Works | Writing

    • Northern Wasatch Parade of Homes Water-Wise Landscape, Other, Landscape Design & Installation - 2014
    • USU Agricultural Sciences Building Landscape Plant Guide Book , Other, Landscape Plant Guide Book - 2014
    • USU's Family Life Rooftop Terrace Garden – Culinary Educational Garden Concept Plan, Other, Landscape Design Conceptual Planning - 2014
    • USUBC Welcome Pavilion Water-wise Demonstration Landscape, Other, Landscape Design & Installation - Public Water-wise Demonstration Garden - 2014
    • Water-Efficient Landscaping in the Intermountain West: A Professional and Do-It-Yourself Guide. Logan, Utah. Utah State University Press, 2011. , Nonfiction - Book, - 2012
    • H. Paul and Mary Jane Rasmussen Water-wise Teaching Garden , Other, Landscape Design & Installation - Public Water-wise Demonstration Garden - 2012
    • USU Utah House Water-wise Demonstration Landscape, Other, Landscape Design & Installation - Public Water-wise Demonstration Garden - 2012

    Creative Works | Other

    • Northern Wasatch Parade of Homes Water-Wise Landscape, Other, Landscape Design & Installation - 2014
    • USU Agricultural Sciences Building Landscape Plant Guide Book , Other, Landscape Plant Guide Book - 2014
    • USU's Family Life Rooftop Terrace Garden – Culinary Educational Garden Concept Plan, Other, Landscape Design Conceptual Planning - 2014
    • USUBC Welcome Pavilion Water-wise Demonstration Landscape, Other, Landscape Design & Installation - Public Water-wise Demonstration Garden - 2014
    • Water-Efficient Landscaping in the Intermountain West: A Professional and Do-It-Yourself Guide. Logan, Utah. Utah State University Press, 2011. , Nonfiction - Book, - 2012
    • H. Paul and Mary Jane Rasmussen Water-wise Teaching Garden , Other, Landscape Design & Installation - Public Water-wise Demonstration Garden - 2012
    • USU Utah House Water-wise Demonstration Landscape, Other, Landscape Design & Installation - Public Water-wise Demonstration Garden - 2012