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Chantal Hayes, of the Cincinnati Museum Center, sets up her group's structure for its wind test. PHOTO: John Eric Dove
November 20, 2015

Dream Big: Engineering Wonders of the World has had the ASCE community talking since its broad announcement at the 2015 Convention. At the Dream Big Educational Symposium, the conversation widened to other engineering societies’ leaders and science…Read More >>

The Morgan State University steel-bridge team visits ASCE Headquarters in Reston, VA.
November 20, 2015

Although the National Student Steel Bridge Competition is still six months off – to be hosted in May by Brigham Young University with the help of its ASCE Student Chapter  – student teams across the country have…Read More >>

ASCE member James Wonneberg speaks with a fourth-grade class at Liberty Elementary School in Chantilly, VA.
November 13, 2015

Word spread around the classroom in a flash – the guest of honor had arrived. The students piled around the doorway, trying to see. “Where is he? Where is he?” Who was visiting Leanne Fisher’s fourth-grade…Read More >>

Mark Woodson is the new ASCE president.
November 10, 2015

Mark Woodson, P.E., L.S.,  D.WRE, F.ASCE, has been busy in his first month as ASCE President, having been installed in the role during the ASCE 2015 Convention in New York. Woodson joined ASCE in 1979 and…Read More >>

Giving Tuesday 2015
November 10, 2015

At its heart, the civil engineering profession is about service; thus it’s fitting that the ASCE Foundation is again joining in the holiday season #GivingTuesday campaign. A coalition of nonprofit groups began #GivingTuesday as a day for Americans to remember…Read More >>

November 6, 2015

Diana Hasegan has long found value in her ASCE membership. This year, that value just happened to take on a more immediate and definite dollar figure. Hasegan, P.E., ENV SP, M.ASCE, an environmental engineer in Seattle,…Read More >>

Brett Schock
November 5, 2015

Brett Schock has always been a little spaced out, as it were. Growing up, he had a space-themed bedroom; the only Legos he cared to play with were the space-themed ones; he built model rockets. “I had all…Read More >>

October 29, 2015

After intensive work over the course of nearly a year, the Board of Direction at its October meeting in New York voted to realign the Society’s strategic initiatives as it also reaffirmed continuing efforts. The…Read More >>

Asheque Rahman, A.M.ASCE, a Younger Member from New York, speaks at the ASCE 2015 Convention. Rahman is a member of the ASCE Committee on Pre-College Outreach, helping reach out to high school students interested in civil engineering.  PHOTO: David Hathcox for ASCE
October 23, 2015

Attendees of the ASCE 2015 Convention in New York City couldn’t miss the youth movement. Whether it was a business card contest encouraging young engineers to get their names into the hands of potential employers, an…Read More >>

David Durham of Walt Disney Imagineering speaks during the Industry Leaders Forum panel discussion on innovation. PHOTO: Roxann Henze/ASCE
October 21, 2015

Pursuing innovation in engineering is not for the faint of heart. But as engineers take on the “Grand Challenge” issued by ASCE’s Industry Leaders Council to drastically reduce infrastructure life-cycle costs by 2025, employing innovative…Read More >>