Presentations and Awards

Upcoming Presentations:

 

Past Presentations:

  • Partnering for Project Success,  North Carolina Recreation and Park Conference , Wilmington, NC 2014
  • Sara Burroughs taught at the 2013 Joint North Carolina/South Carolina Recreation and Park Associations Conference November 2013, Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC
  • Design Safely.  Applying the principles of CPTED in our parks, NCRPA Conference, 2012, Greenville
  • Second Annual LeadHERship conference -Speaker, 2012, Rocky Mount
  • Outdoor Accessibility; Environmental Education and Interpretation Course  – Guest Lecturer, 2012, UNCW
  • Architectural Technology Course Mentor, Cape Fear Community College, Spring 2011, Wilmington
  • Design Safely.  Applying the principles of CPTED in our parks, NCRPA Conference, 2010, Raleigh
  • New Uses of Technology for Planning, East Carolina University Recreation and Planning Workshop, 2010, Greenville
  • Nature Sells: Putting LID into practice – Implementing low impact design techniques into our parks, NCRPA Conference, 2008
  • Park Planning and Design, University of North Carolina at Wilmington – Adjunct Professor, 2002-2004
  • How to create outdoor classrooms in your parks, NCRPA Conference 2006
  • Greenway Planning, Design, and Maintenance, Park Ranger Institute, 2006

Awards:

  • Meade Palmer Award for Excellence in Planting Design, 1999

Sara was project manager for the following NCASLA award winning projects:

  • Honor Award (2004) Airlie Gardens*
  • Honor Award (2008) Minnie Evans Sculpture Garden*
  • James EL Wade: North Carolina Coastal Federation’s
  • Pelican Award (2008) for Conservation/Restoration