Dream Big featured civil engineer Menzer Pehlivan works with girls from St. Theresa School - from left, Isabelle Mascarenhas, Emily Frost, and Breda Brosey.
February 24, 2017

Every February, engineers worldwide seize on Engineers Week to engage with grade-school students and help them envision careers in the profession. This year has provided even more reason for...
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Rep. Susan Brooks (R-IN) speaks at an event on Capitol Hill to promote Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, as ASCE President Norma Jean Mattei, the event's emcee, looks on.
February 17, 2017

The numbers aren’t there yet, but ASCE's 2017 President Norma Jean Mattei is optimistic that the change is gonna come. “Just the ability of a young girl to see someone who looks like her, who...
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Dream Big director Greg MacGillivray, center, and the film's featured engineers celebrate premiere night at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. Photo: Jason Dixson Photography
February 17, 2017

It was near the end of the evening. Near the end of the film’s second screening. As the long, glorious night that was the world premiere of Dream Big: Engineering Our World at the Smithsonian...
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ASCE members enjoy the red carpet during a recent Dream Big sneak peek event in Los Angeles.
February 10, 2017

Different cities, different vibes, and a different Dream Big event to fit each. With the Feb. 17 movie launch approaching, the annual ASCE Multi-Region Leadership Conferences were positioned...
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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 engineers’...
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Bill Brittle
January 27, 2017

It was only right that Bill Brittle got his first glimpse of Dream Big at the Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, NJ. Brittle, P.E., F.SEI, F.ASCE, an ASCE Region 2 Governor who worked at...
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January 20, 2017

Dream Big: Engineering Our World will give a voice to engineering professionals all over the world, telling their stories, sharing their accomplishments. And now we know just what that voice will...
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January 10, 2017

ASCE’s Dream Big dream has been more than a decade in the making. But the wait is nearly over. In little more than a month, Dream Big: Engineering Our World debuts in museums and theaters around...
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ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
January 6, 2017

The wait is almost over for the giant-screen film Dream Big: Engineering Our World. The giant-screen film, presented by Bechtel and produced by MacGillivray Freeman Films in partnership with ASCE,...
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Avery Bang, EI, A.M.ASCE, is the president and CEO of Bridges to Prosperity. She is one of the engineers featured in Dream Big.
December 16, 2016

If last week’s pilot event is an indication, Dream Big and DiscoverE’s Girls Night Out program will be a dream combination. With a series of activities developed around the giant-screen...
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