Ben Walpole
Ben Walpole

Ben Walpole is associate editor for ASCE News, celebrating member achievements, updating members on Society news, and promoting civil engineering as a whole.

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Society News

Members of the Howard University ASCE Student Chapter volunteered to work with children at the USA Science and Engineering Festival.
April 12, 2018

One weekend, 2 million square feet, 3,000 exhibits, a quarter-million students. It’s one of the largest STEM events in the world, so you know ASCE had to take part in the USA Science and...
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Society News

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March 29, 2018

The future of civil engineering education is in your hands. A third edition of the Civil Engineering Body of Knowledge is in draft form and needs your review as an ASCE member. Download a copy,...
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Society News

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March 29, 2018

The ASCE Board of Direction did nothing short of face down the future of the entire civil engineering profession at its March quarterly meeting in Arlington, VA. The goal is to take the lead in...
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Society News

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March 28, 2018

The three women serving in presidential roles for ASCE in 2018 – President Kristina Swallow, President-Elect Robin Kemper, and Past President Norma Jean Mattei – continue to inspire ASCE members,...
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Society News

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March 28, 2018

Each month the ASCE News Civil Engineering Roundtable collects insights on important industry topics from a cross-section of prominent ASCE members. Throughout the ASCE News Women in Civil...
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Society News

The New Orleans Branch screening of Dream Big at the University of New Orleans drew 1,300 students. PHOTO: Malay  Ghose Hajra
March 22, 2018

ASCE members have embraced Dream Big: Engineering Our World since the premiere night more than a year ago. They’ve hosted viewing parties for the giant-screen film. They’ve hosted community...
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Society News

The Second Avenue Subway project team accepts the 2018 OCEA award. PHOTO: David Hathcox
March 15, 2018

Team was the theme at the 2018 OPAL Gala, March 15, in Arlington, VA. Anil Parikh, vice president and senior program manager at AECOM, thanked more than a dozen project team leaders and...
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Society News

Florida sent a large group of ASCE members to advocate for infrastructure during the 2018 Legislative Fly-In.
March 15, 2018

Three flight cancellations and 15 inches of snow? No problem for Logan Johnson. The New Hampshire Section President-Elect wasn’t going to let a little thing like a blizzard keep her from...
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Society News

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March 15, 2018

Each month a cross section of prominent ASCE members shares insights on important industry topics in the ASCE News Civil Engineering Roundtable. For ASCE News’ Women in Civil Engineering series,...
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Society News

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March 15, 2018

ASCE President Kristina Swallow has been racking up the frequent flyer miles since her presidential year began last October, crisscrossing the country, visiting ASCE groups far and wide, meeting...
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