President Mark Woodson and Executive Director Tom Smith stand atop the newly dedicated international historic landmark Cape Agulhas Lighthouse in South Africa.
July 6, 2016

The past 10 months have brought clear and unmistakable statements from organizations at the heart of licensure: The future education of P.E.s can’t remain stuck in a century-old holding...
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October 7, 2015

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith ASCE’s Raise the Bar initiative is straightforward: align civil engineering education...
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August 24, 2015

During the annual meeting of the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying in Williamsburg, VA, last week, delegates voted to adopt a position statement that reiterates the NCEES...
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ASCE Treasurer Dennis Truax, Chair of NCEES’s Advisory Committee on Council Activities presents Position Statement 35 Future Education Requirements for Engineering Licensure. Seated is ASCE member Mike Conzett.
August 21, 2015

This week, NCEES, the organization representing engineering licensing boards, held its annual meeting in Williamsburg, Virginia. Not surprisingly, ASCE is deeply invested in the issues discussed and...
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August 3, 2015

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” –...
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May 11, 2015

Over the past few months, Vermont became the first state licensing board to consider increasing educational requirements specifically for civil engineers seeking professional licensure in the...
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Representative, Robert C. Krebs, testifies before the Vermont Board of Professional Engineering. Photo Credit: Mark W. Killgore
February 12, 2015

Five ASCE members, including Vermont Section President Bernard T. Gagnon, P.E., M.ASCE, testified in support of increased education requirements for the licensed civil engineer of the future during...
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December 12, 2014

Lt. Gen. Thomas P. Bostick, the 53rd Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, was the special guest...
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June 14, 2013

Society's expanding needs demand that we as engineers Raise the Bar of educational standards. Click the image to watch a video of...
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April 13, 2013

Frequent contributor Rafael Gomes de Oliveira just finished answering a survey about more education requirements for professional licensure and the raising the bar initiative. He was quite taken...
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