The Oregon State steel bridge team tests its span. PHOTO: Judy Liu
April 13, 2017

It's Student Conference season for ASCE Student Chapter members on steel-bridge and concrete canoe teams, the chance to turn a school year of hard work into a coveted spot in the upcoming 2017...
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ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith
June 6, 2016

“Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” – Vince Lombardi Every person stands to benefit from...
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University of Florida teams won national titles in both concrete canoe and steel bridge in 2015.
July 28, 2015

Concrete canoes are heavy. Nothing, though, compared to the weight of expectations. Consider the situation – equal parts golden opportunity and pressure-packed problem – facing the...
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CanoeLineup
June 20, 2014

The victor of the 2014 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition will be decided this weekend in a no-holds-barred competition at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, culminating what has been a...
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University of California, Davis won the 23rd Annual ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC), hosted by the University of Akron’s College of Engineering, May 23-24 in Akron, Ohio. Photo Credit: University of Akron
May 28, 2014

After finishing third in the competition last year, the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) returned this year to win the 23rd Annual ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition...
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June 7, 2013

UC-Berkeley wins 2013 National Student Steel Bridge Competition(image courtesy of UC-Berkeley) Congratulations to the...
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May 31, 2012

Every year, ASCE's student chapters build on the tradition of civil engineering in a wonderfully visual way. They participate in competitions to design and construct structures that need to maintain...
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July 1, 2011

In an earlier post, I said we would share tips about different social media and today’s post is about creating groups in Facebook. What’s the purpose of a group when you can just invite...
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April 5, 2011

This weekend I returned to my alma mater, the University of Michigan, for the North Central Regional student conference.  It was the first time that I had attended the annual Steel Bridge and...
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February 9, 2010

I've got a deadline to meet this Friday.  Not sure where I'll find the time to get all of my tasks done, but somehow it always comes together.  If you thought that the pressure of working on a...
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