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April 29, 2016

Robin A. Kemper, P.E., LEED AP, F.SEI, F.ASCE, a senior risk engineering consultant for Zurich Services Corp. in New York, and Kristina L. Swallow, P.E., ENV SP, F.ASCE, program manager for the city of Las…Read More >>

Portland Sign WEB FEAT
April 28, 2016

The ASCE 2016 Convention is about to get “weird.” The Society’s flagship membership gathering is heading west Sept. 28 to Oct. 1, to the largest city in Oregon, where the unofficial motto is Keep Portland…Read More >>

April 28, 2016

ASCE’s election of Society-level officers for President-Elect, Region Director, Region Governor, and Technical Region Director will be held from May 1 through June 1 via online balloting. All members in good standing at the grade…Read More >>

The 50K Coalition started the conversation between a variety of organizations and universities to work toward the goal of 50,000 minority engineers graduating annually by 2025.
April 22, 2016

ASCE headquarters in Reston, VA, played host this week to what may be a turning point in the development of the engineering workforce. “This is a seminal moment,” said Karl Reid, Ed.D., executive director of the…Read More >>

The University of Dayton team celebrates its ASCE Sustainable Design Award. Pictured, from left, Amnah Altaher, Dr. Amy Ciric, Oliver Winter, Matthew Worsham, Katie Willard, Dr. Jun-Ki Choi, and ASCE Region 2 Governor John Casana.
April 22, 2016

This year’s winner of ASCE’s award for the best sustainable engineering design by a student team is a STAR. The team from Ohio’s University of Dayton won the 2016 Sustainable Development Award for its Solar Thermal Adsorption Refrigerator prototype, given…Read More >>

City of Kumamoto, Japan Photo by Yasunari Goto
April 20, 2016

In a message of condolence sent to ASCE members who reside in Japan and Ecuador following the devastating earthquakes that struck both countries, ASCE President Mark W. Woodson, P.E., L.S., D.WRE, F.ASCE, and Executive Director…Read More >>

A student takes part in a bridge-building exercise with an ASCE staffer's help at the USA Science & Engineering Festival.
April 15, 2016

Who knows? The next great civil engineers may look back at this weekend as where it all began. The fourth USA Science & Engineering Festival attracts thousands of students from all over the country to Washington,…Read More >>

Civil engineers, future and present, talk during the Conversations with Civil Engineers program.
April 15, 2016

It’s a Friday night for these university students, and career talk is in the air. Now, that’s commitment. “The room was full and we stayed there until 9:30, 10 o’clock,” said Carlos Peña, P.E., M.ASCE, among…Read More >>

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April 14, 2016

With increasingly complex projects requiring new technology, will we have enough civil engineers prepared for the challenges of tomorrow? It is essential to inspire more students to choose careers in science, technology, engineering and math…Read More >>

Ken Wright
April 8, 2016

There’s something of the detective about Kenneth Wright, P.E., D.WRE, Dist.M.ASCE. He’s been investigating Inca archaeological sites for more than 20 years, conducting paleohydrological research in an effort to figure out what was in the minds…Read More >>