ASCE: Working for You

ASCE: Working for You

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
June 30, 2016

We must close the infrastructure investment gap, not only to protect the safety and health of our nation and communities, but also to protect the finances of our nation’s families. ASCE released the Failure to…Read More >>

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
June 6, 2016

“Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” – Vince Lombardi Every person stands to benefit from teamwork, whether it…Read More >>

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
May 9, 2016

“Diversity in the world is a basic characteristic of human society, and also the key condition for a lively and dynamic world as we see today.” — Jintao Hu The lack of diversity in our…Read More >>

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
April 1, 2016

“We each have the power to strengthen the fabric of our society and make the world a better place.” -President Barack Obama One of the pillars of ASCE is volunteerism. ASCE is led by volunteer…Read More >>

March 2, 2016

“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen” –John F. Kennedy A top priority for ASCE is to protect the public’s health, safety, and welfare by supporting public policy actions that will strengthen and…Read More >>

February 18, 2016

By 2050, around 7 billion people globally will be urban dwellers, and 60 percent of the needed infrastructure has yet to be designed. This unprecedented urbanization of our populations should not be seen as a…Read More >>

January 14, 2016

“No dreamer is ever too small; no dream is ever too big.” –Anonymous Where would we be if the Roeblings hadn’t dreamed big by designing and constructing the Brooklyn Bridge, paving the way for the…Read More >>

December 4, 2015

Civil engineers plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain the built environment, while serving as stewards and advocates to protect and enhance the natural environment. But the work of civil engineers, and the foundation for our…Read More >>

November 4, 2015

Thanksgiving in the United States is the day most of us like to be around family and friends, eat mounds of turkey and stuffing, watch (American) football, and take time to reflect on the things in…Read More >>

October 7, 2015

ASCE’s Raise the Bar initiative is straightforward: align civil engineering education with the changing world through increased formal education before professional licensure. Why is this so important? Because better prepared engineers will have the enhanced…Read More >>