Society News

February 8, 2017

Carolyn (Carrie) Langelotti, P.E., F.ASCE, a civil engineer and partner at a 40-plus person A/E firm in Richmond, VA, has been elevated to the status of Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. For over…Read More >>

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ASCE Younger Members enjoy the Dream Big preview at the WRYMC.
February 7, 2017

The trio of ASCE Multi-Region Leadership Conferences is an annual ASCE tradition for students, Younger Members, and Section and Branch leaders. Members develop leadership strategies, compare their local experiences, and have a good time catching…Read More >>

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The Hawaii Section Younger Member Forum recently took a tour of Kunia Country Farms. Courtesy Hawaii YMF
February 2, 2017

The Hawaii Section Younger Member Forum recently took a tour of Kunia Country Farms, an Envision Gold award winner. Kunia Country Farms is one of Hawaii’s largest commercial aquaponics farms and producers of leafy greens….Read More >>

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The Times Square Plaza has reimagined Times Square as a pedestrian - not a vehicle - hub. Courtesy NYCDDC
February 2, 2017

In today’s Times Square, it’s really more about the benches than the billboards. Opened just in time for the classic New Year’s Eve celebration, the New York City Department of Transportation’s Times Square Plaza overhaul…Read More >>

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
February 1, 2017

Engineers Week, held from Feb. 19 to Feb. 25, is a chance for us to shine a spotlight on engineers, often the silent heroes in our communities. It is a time to reflect and celebrate…Read More >>

NewFacesPros2017
January 27, 2017

Annually since 2003, the ASCE New Faces of Civil Engineering – Professional program has selected a group of civil engineers under 30 already accomplishing great things. These civil engineers don’t excel in merely one aspect…Read More >>

Zheng Yang
January 27, 2017

Some people take an evening walk to clear their minds. Zheng Yang does the opposite. He goes for a stroll to fill his mind with ideas. “When I walk along the streets of big cities…Read More >>

Don Nguyen
January 27, 2017

Good luck finding Don Nguyen at home. The junior bridge engineer for COWI in Seattle works all day and volunteers all night. “I’m surprised if there’s a week where I don’t have any events, but…Read More >>

Natalie Mills
January 27, 2017

It was not your typical freshman realization. “I really miss calculus,” Natalie Mills told her advisor. Mills, an 18-year-old from Winter Park, FL, was pursuing her lifelong dream to be on Broadway, studying theater at…Read More >>

James Kaklamanos
January 27, 2017

James Kaklamanos knows how important his role as a civil engineering educator is because it wasn’t so long ago that he was a civil engineering student. “Absolutely, if it weren’t for some of the professors…Read More >>