Society News

June 23, 2017

Stanley P. Rader, D.E., P.E., F.ASCE, associate professor of civil engineering at the United States Air Force Academy, in Colorado, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Rader was a Distinguished…Read More >>

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Innovation Contest winners Samer Dessouky, left, and Jim Stewart, center, talk with ILC member and Disney Imagineering VP Mike McCullough.
June 23, 2017

If the ASCE Grand Challenge can seem daunting, then the ASCE Innovation Contest provides hope. ASCE welcomed the winners of the Society’s second annual Innovation Contest to its headquarters in Reston, VA, for a two-day…Read More >>

Cal Poly SLO won the 2017 National Concrete Canoe Competition championship. PHOTO: Barry Staver
June 19, 2017

Sometimes it just takes a little bit of meraki. Huh? “Meraki translates from Greek into pouring one’s heart and soul into a project,” said Ian Buchanan, S.M.ASCE, project manager for the California Polytechnic State University,…Read More >>

The ETS team puts the finishing touches on its arcade game display.
June 18, 2017

The banner summed things up succinctly: “Thank you R. John Craig.” The 2017 National Concrete Canoe Competition began Saturday with a nod to its past, specifically the late R. John Craig – a professor at…Read More >>

Fellow Shield WEB FEAT
June 16, 2017

ASCE members elected to Fellow status have made celebrated contributions and developed creative solutions that have enhanced lives. Just 3 percent of Society members hold this prestigious honor. The most recent members elevated to Fellow…Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

Alvaro Jaramillo-Suarez, P.E., F.ASCE, a structural design engineer with 27 years of continual design practice in New Jersey, Texas, and Colombia, has been elevated to the status of Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction….Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

George A. Ghareeb, P.E., F.ASCE, vice president of TERRA Engineering Ltd., in Peoria, IL, and a 30-plus-year veteran in various aspects of transportation, traffic, and structural engineering, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE…Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

Chaz B. Weaver, P.E., PEM, F.ASCE, the district materials engineer in the Virginia Department of Transportation’s Staunton District, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Weaver has 19 years of experience…Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

Charles R. Farrar, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, the leader of Los Alamos National Laboratory’s Engineering Institute, a research and education collaboration with the University of California, San Diego, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE…Read More >>

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June 16, 2017

Lisa M. Penna, P.E., F.ASCE, the president and CEO of AndersonPenna Partners Inc., who has more than 30 years of experience in public works engineering, project management, and construction management, has been named a Fellow…Read More >>

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