Title: Professor Emeritus
Location: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Darrel Morrison, Professor Emeritus, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in horticulture.
A respected landscape architect, Mr. Morrison is noted for a lifetime of dedication to education. In addition to being honored as a professor emeritus with the University of Georgia, Mr. Morrison is also recognized as a fellow of the American Society of Landscape Architects. However, he takes the greatest pride in the landscapes he has personally impacted, such as the University of Wisconsin Arboretum and Brooklyn Botanical Garden, as well as his work at the Storm King Art Center.
Upon receiving a Bachelor of Science in landscape architecture from the Iowa State University of Science and Technology in 1959, Mr. Morrison went on to complete a Master of Science in landscape architecture through the University of Wisconsin in 1969. Early in his career, he briefly served as a vice president of the American Society of Landscape Architects. Mr. Morrison has been recognized as a professor emeritus with the University of Georgia since the turn of the century, and, for nearly a decade, he also held the position of dean of environmental design.
In recognition of his contributions to horticulture, Mr. Morrison was selected to receive a Worldwide Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017. He has been featured in a wide range of honors publications, including Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the South and Southwest. A dedicated educator, Mr. Morrison has also received a Teaching Award from the American Horticultural Society, Hutchinson Medal from the Chicago Horticultural Society and Bracken Medal from The Pennsylvania State University. He has been named an Outstanding Educator by the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture.
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