Promote the Profession

June 28, 2011

Presidents Roosevelt and Eisenhower envisioned a national highway system that would connect our nation and spur growth, prosperity and security. But even they could not have foreseen how significantly this system would transform our nation,…Read More >>

June 10, 2011

(ASCE member George Thomas mentors NSBE Student Members) In recent months, as a representative of ASCE, I’ve participated in two National Academies briefings (one Congressional and the other for the Society of Women Engineers) regarding where…Read More >>

June 2, 2011

Social networking websites such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn have become a part of the American culture, and while it may seem like anyone in the world who has access to a computer is on…Read More >>

May 26, 2011

The old image of a reporter from CBS’s “60 Minutes” bursting into a room with the camera running and asking embarrassing questions made for good television, but 99 percent of the time that never happens. …Read More >>

May 13, 2011

Highway drivers throughout Connecticut now know who they should thank for developing their infrastructure – their civil engineers.  CSCE, the state’s Section of ASCE, recently created a public awareness campaging with State Public Affairs Grant…Read More >>

April 14, 2011

How much do you know about Twitter? It’s the social media messaging service that allows snippets of instant communication 24/7 with people worldwide. While a great place to learn and share information, Twitter’s also great for…Read More >>

March 18, 2011

When it comes to copyrights and permissions, it’s easy to become confused. How can I use the ASCE logo on my Section’s website? Can I post this article I found? Whom can I turn to…Read More >>

March 7, 2011

Two new events are capturing imaginations this week. Here at ASCE, we are keenly aware that the mission of “Engineers Week” lasts year-round. Although the official dates for 2011 were Feb. 20 – 26, and…Read More >>

March 4, 2011

You’ve heard me say it before and you’ll hear me say it again – when it comes to infrastructure and other civil engineering-related issues, the public wants to hear from you. Yes, you – civil…Read More >>

February 24, 2011

Has your Section or Branch ever faced questions related to copyright and permissions? Were you not quite sure how to answer some of those questions? When it comes to copyright and permissions, it can be…Read More >>