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Engineer Angelica Hernandez mentors students from her former Phoenix high school as they prepare to enter a robotics contest. ASCE members can help bring the Dream Big film into schools in 2018.
December 8, 2017

Dream Big: Engineering Our World remains a staple on giant screens in museums and theaters around the world. The film has been translated into five languages and shown on three continents, with recent or upcoming…Read More >>

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December 7, 2017

Robie Bonilla-Gris and Catalina Nadeau-Bonilla make a unique pair. The father-daughter team submitted an anti-scour Pier Sheath concept to the 2017 ASCE Innovation Contest that earned Most Efficient honors in the Resiliency category. Yes, the…Read More >>

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December 6, 2017

The Philadelphia Younger Member Forum kicked off its 2017-2018 K-12 outreach initiative by visiting a high school engineering class. Students learned about the multiple disciplines within the field of civil engineering and what it takes…Read More >>

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Carol Haddock speaks during a panel discussion about recent natural disasters at the 2017 ASCE International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure.
November 24, 2017

It’s been three years almost to the day since ASCE’s first International Conference on Sustainable Infrastructure in Long Beach, CA. So, all the challenges surrounding sustainable infrastructure have been met, right? All the problems solved?…Read More >>

From left: Janise Rodgers, Allison Pyrch, Jeff Bruce, Craig Davis, Gustavo Ayala, Andre Barbosa, and Haizhong Wang. PHOTO: Haizhong Wang
November 21, 2017

An ASCE Infrastructure Resilience Division team traveled to Mexico in November, gathering information about the region’s recent earthquakes to help engineers better understand how to make infrastructure more resilient. Craig Davis, Ph.D., G.E., P.E., M.ASCE,…Read More >>

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November 20, 2017

ASCE has announced the winners of one of its most prestigious annual honors – the Outstanding Projects And Leaders awards. The OPAL honors a civil engineer’s entire lifetime of leadership and accomplishment. The honorees for…Read More >>

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The IRD team travels via subway to its next meeting in Mexico. PHOTO: Allison Pyrch
November 20, 2017

An ASCE Infrastructure Resilience Division team traveled to Mexico in November, gathering information about the region’s recent earthquakes to help engineers better understand how to make infrastructure more resilient. Craig Davis, Ph.D., G.E., P.E., M.ASCE,…Read More >>

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Repair and demolition work coexists with shops open for business in Jojutla. PHOTO: Janise Rodgers
November 20, 2017

An ASCE Infrastructure Resilience Division team traveled to Mexico this month, gathering information about the region’s recent earthquakes to help engineers better understand how to make infrastructure more resilient. Craig Davis, Ph.D., G.E., P.E., M.ASCE,…Read More >>

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November 17, 2017

ASCE has announced the finalists for the 2018 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement award, the Society’s preeminent project honor. The winner, one of the among five finalists, will be revealed at ASCE’s OPAL Gala, March 15,…Read More >>

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The ASCE IRD team assembles at the National Autonomous University of Mexico. PHOTO: Allison Pyrch
November 14, 2017

An ASCE Infrastructure Resilience Division team is in Mexico this week, gathering information about the region’s recent earthquakes to help engineers better understand how to make infrastructure more resilient. Craig Davis, Ph.D., G.E., P.E., M.ASCE,…Read More >>

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