November 14, 2017

PHOTO: San Antonio Younger Member Forum Members of the San Antonio Younger Member Forum met at Topgolf as part of the...
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ASCE Executive Director visits with students from Tongji University.
November 1, 2017

The Hohai University College of Civil and Transportation Engineering hosted the Greater China ASCE-International Stduent Group Conference, Oct. 20-22, in Nanjing, China. The conference brought...
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November 1, 2017

YMF had a great time carving pumpkins last night! Phil Austin got to hang out with the First Place trophy while the carvers were hard at work! #halloween #ymfaustin A post shared by ASCE YMF...
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Several ASCE members assisted a GEER team, collecting data in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, including this part of the West Columbia Levee. PHOTO: Iman Shafii
October 24, 2017

Even as southeast Texas was still feeling the effects of Hurricane Harvey in late August, several ASCE members began making plans to gather data from the disaster that will make rebuilding more...
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The Texas Section YMG enjoyed a camping trip at Garner State Park. PHOTO: Jonathan Brower
October 19, 2017

Alexis Clark and Austin Brauel helped organize the Texas Younger Member Group’s recent camping trip at Garner State Park, gathering civil engineers from around the state. The group hiked,...
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ASCE President-Elect Kristina Swallow helped honor the Duluth Aerial Ferry/Lift Bridge as an ASCE Historic Civil Engineering Landmark.
September 21, 2017

It was a big ASCE week in Duluth, MN. The city hosted the 2017 ASCE Congress on Technical Advancement, Sept. 10-13, drawing civil engineers from around the world. The Duluth Section, meanwhile,...
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National Guardsman shakes hands with a  Houston homeowner whose house was flooded by Hurricane Harvey. PHOTO: U.S. Dept. of Defense
September 6, 2017

One week after Hurricane Harvey slammed into southeastern Texas, more than 30,000 people have been displaced, with critical infrastructure severely damaged – mostly due to the catastrophic flooding...
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Gary Struzick's Buffalo Bayou neighborhood in West Houston suffered significant flood damage. PHOTO: Gary Struzick
September 1, 2017

It’s always somewhere else until it’s not. And even a flood expert like Gary Struzick, P.E., M.ASCE, isn’t immune. “I thought for years, watching all these disasters across the country...
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"This woman (middle) owns the local daycare, adjacent to our City Hall. She opened her doors so we could cook and donated a lot of what went into the gumbo, then allowed families to come in so the kids would have toys and TV. We wouldn't have been able to prepare hot food onsite without her. The little one is my daughter. She entertained kids, encouraged kids, and wrangled dogs. She also made sure I knew when new arrivals came in and made sure they had food and anything else we could help them with." - Kate Osborn (pictured right)
August 31, 2017

Texas Section Second Year Director-at-Large Kate Osborn, EIT, A.M.ASCE, has been working on little to no rest all week. The ASCE Southeast Texas Branch President-Elect and project engineer for...
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Hurricane Harvey left Port Arthur, TX,  under water. PHOTO: Andrew Wells
August 31, 2017

Andrew Wells, EIT, M.ASCE, president of ASCE’s Southeast Texas Branch, and an engineer for Collins Engineering in Port Arthur, TX, had hoped the worst of Hurricane Harvey was over Tuesday morning...
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