Fourth and fifth graders at a Lewisville, TX, elementary school learned from Dallas Branch leaders why civil engineering is a great career.
July 13, 2016

For a fourth straight year, the St. Louis Section has been recognized for taking ASCE’s commitment to diversity and inclusion to the local level. The Section is among seven recipients of...
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ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
May 9, 2016

“Diversity in the world is a basic characteristic of human society, and also the key condition for a lively and dynamic world as we see today.” — Jintao Hu The lack of diversity in our...
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The 50K Coalition started the conversation between a variety of organizations and universities to work toward the goal of 50,000 minority engineers graduating annually by 2025.
April 22, 2016

ASCE headquarters in Reston, VA, played host this week to what may be a turning point in the development of the engineering workforce. “This is a seminal moment,” said Karl Reid, Ed.D.,...
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4 ways you can grow the civil engineering profession
April 14, 2016

With increasingly complex projects requiring new technology, will we have enough civil engineers prepared for the challenges of tomorrow? It is essential to inspire more students to choose careers...
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Nora Stanton Blatch Barney has been posthumously elevated to ASCE Fellow status in recognition of her significant contributions to civil engineering.
August 28, 2015

After 99 years, ASCE has righted a wrong committed against pioneering civil engineer and suffragist Nora Stanton Blatch Barney. Stanton Blatch Barney was among the first women in the United...
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December 9, 2014

Patricia D. Galloway, Ph.D., P.E., who served as ASCE's first female president in 2004, was a featured speaker for "Game Changers," the 2014 TEDxManhattanBeach event. In her talk, Galloway...
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Gabriele Mack, vice president for business inclusion and supplier diversity at Jacobs, talks with ASCE's Casey Dinges.
August 15, 2014

In this edition of the ASCE Interchange video series on civil engineering issues, the vice president for business inclusion and supplier diversity at Jacobs, Gabriele Mack, talks with ASCE Senior...
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Casey Dinges Interviews authors of study on Why Women Leave Engineering
August 14, 2014

A growing number of women have been entering the field of engineering over the past few decades but this good news story doesn’t have a rosy ending.  As recent coverage in the Washington Post and...
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December 4, 2012

Business is increasingly conducted abroad due to technical advancements and market globalization. It’s no doubt challenging to grow and manage a team of professionals adept at working in a...
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November 2, 2012

Albert Einstein once said “In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same.” Einstein...
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