November 6, 2017

PHOTO: George Mason University Student Chapter Members of the George Mason University Student Chapter met up at the Nguyen...

ASCE President-Elect Kristina Swallow with the University of Illinois steel bridge team.
May 30, 2017

It’s starting to look like a student dynasty of sorts is forming north of the border. The École de technologie supérieure steel bridge team won its second consecutive national championship,...

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...

The University of Tennessee works to assemble its steel bridge at the 2016 national competition. PHOTO: T. Bart Quimby
June 3, 2016

It’s the Wednesday after Memorial Day. The 2016 National Student Steel Bridge Competition wrapped up barely four days earlier. Yet Frank Hatfield is busy at work, drafting new competition rules...

The ETS steel bridge team took first place in the national competition for the first time in school history.
June 1, 2016

The champions of the 25th annual National Student Steel Bridge Competition are from a school winning it for the first time -- École de technologie supérieure of Montreal, Québec, Canada. From...

The Morgan State University steel-bridge team visits ASCE Headquarters in Reston, VA.
November 20, 2015

Although the National Student Steel Bridge Competition is still six months off – to be hosted in May by Brigham Young University with the help of its ASCE Student Chapter  – student teams...

testing the load
June 2, 2015

ASCE Executive Director, Tom Smith The Kansas City Convention Center may be like the convention center in your town: a big,...

UF's winning bridge swings into actin.  Photo:  T. Bart Quimby
May 28, 2015

  Ka–chunk. That’s the sound of a failing bridge, one you do not want to hear during the finals of the annual ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC). Of the 47...