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

Bill Brittle
January 27, 2017

It was only right that Bill Brittle got his first glimpse of Dream Big at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, NJ. Brittle, P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, an ASCE Region 2 Governor who worked at...
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Society News

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January 20, 2017

It’s a little bit like a party where all the invited guests are civil engineers. ASCE Collaborate is a new member benefit giving Society members a powerful resource with which they can network...
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Society News

DreamBigBridges
January 20, 2017

Dream Big: Engineering Our World will give a voice to engineering professionals all over the world, telling their stories, sharing their accomplishments. And now we know just what that voice will...
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Society News

2018PresElectNoms
January 13, 2017

The official nominees for 2018 ASCE president-elect, as selected by the Society’s Board of Direction Nominating Committee, are Kancheepuram (Guna) N. Gunalan, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE., F.ASCE, and Robin...
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Society News

Bruce Ellingwood is the 2017 OPAL Award winner in education.
January 12, 2017

Bruce Ellingwood has a plaque hanging in the study of his Colorado home. On it are the signatures of 33 Ph.D. students whom he has advised and mentored. “I think it’s the most treasured...
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Society News

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January 12, 2017

Congratulations to ASCE’s 2017 class of New Faces of Civil Engineering – College. Make a mental note of the names of these budding engineers. They’re already demonstrating the potential to...
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Society News

dream-big-title-web-feat
January 10, 2017

ASCE’s Dream Big dream has been more than a decade in the making. But the wait is nearly over. In little more than a month, Dream Big: Engineering Our World debuts in museums and theaters around...
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Society News

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January 6, 2017

Born and raised on Chicago’s South Side, Anne Bigane Wilson has weathered more than her fair share of harsh winters, which wouldn’t be so bad except that she is an asphalt paving...
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Society News

happy-new-year-web-feat
December 30, 2016

New Year’s resolutions are tricky things. It’s easy to say you want to eat less and exercise more this year. One week in, those plans usually fall by the wayside. But what about New...
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Society News

Avery Bang, EI, A.M.ASCE, is the president and CEO of Bridges to Prosperity. She is one of the engineers featured in Dream Big.
December 16, 2016

If last week’s pilot event is an indication, Dream Big and DiscoverE’s Girls Night Out program will be a dream combination. With a series of activities developed around the giant-screen...
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