Society News

August 25, 2017

Charles Dowding, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, Dist.M.ASCE, for his decades of vital contribution to geotechnical engineering and engineering education, has been honored as an ASCE Distinguished Member. Dowding’s insight into frequency response has enabled the discernment…Read More >>

Kaplan Mobray will talk about personal branding as the closing keynote speaker at the ASCE 2017 Convention.
August 24, 2017

You probably need Kaplan Mobray’s advice more than you even realize. The internet and social media have not only made it possible for individuals to create personal brands; they’ve made it essential. Mobray, the closing…Read More >>

Portland General Electric’s Tucannon River Wind Farm was the first energy project in North America to receive the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Envision Gold award,.
August 24, 2017

The whole “you’ll know it when you see it” concept really only goes so far when it comes to sustainable infrastructure. “You need some measure of what you mean by sustainability,” said Paul Zofnass, founder…Read More >>

Fellow Shield WEB FEAT
August 21, 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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August 21, 2017

Mohamed Shahin, Ph.D., CPEng, F.ASCE, an associate professor of geotechnical engineering at the Department of Civil Engineering, Curtin University, in Australia, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Shahin is a…Read More >>

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August 21, 2017

Liv Haselbach, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, a professor and chair of civil and environmental engineering at Lamar University, in Texas, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Haselbach, author of The Engineering…Read More >>

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August 21, 2017

Cris Battad Liban, D.Env., P.E., F.ASCE, an internationally recognized expert in the field of resource management, energy technologies, transportation, environmental protection, and sustainability, has been named a Fellow by the ASCE Board of Direction. Liban…Read More >>

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Leo Titus Jr., P.E., M.ASCE, has been volunteering at Minnieland Academy Kindergarten, helping students with civil engineering projects like this one. PHOTO: Leo Titus Jr.
August 16, 2017

Leo Titus Jr. is a subsidiary president for Engineering Consulting Services Mid-Atlantic, but for the students at Minnieland Academy Kindergarten, it’s his ability to build a solid Popsicle-stick bridge that really makes him interesting. Titus,…Read More >>

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Case Western Reserve University's student team received 2017 ASCE Sustainable Development Award at the EPA’s P3 National Sustainable Design Expo. PHOTO: Alex Rosenheim
August 14, 2017

ASCE recognized the innovative humanitarian work of a Case Western Reserve University student team with the 2017 ASCE Sustainable Development Award at the EPA’s P3 National Sustainable Design Expo. The P3 “People, Prosperity, and the…Read More >>

ASCE's Younger Members are the future leaders of the push for sustainable infrastructure. PHOTO: Jaffer Almosawy
August 11, 2017

Elizabeth Ruedas, P.E., QISP, ENV SP, M.ASCE, is a project engineer for CNC Engineering in the City of Industry, CA, and the program chair for ASCE’s Committee on Younger Members. She will be moderating two…Read More >>