Anabella Tourkaman

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Society News

February 21, 2019

Engineers Week 2019 is here and ASCE members have geared up to take part. This year’s theme, Engineers: Invent Amazing, is on par with everything members have accomplished so far. ASCE Announces...
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Careers & Leadership

January 16, 2019

“I believe that the most important single thing, beyond discipline and creativity, is daring to dare.” – Maya Angelou The riskiest career move is not taking one. So why do we try our best...
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Society News

January 15, 2019

Skyscrapers, airports, bridges – you name it, civil engineers build it. The nation needs more civil engineers to lend their ingenuity and bring growing cities to life. The Bureau of Labor...
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Careers & Leadership

November 29, 2018

Civil engineers are problem solvers. However, the biggest pitfall that civil engineers face during the problem-solving process is working within self-imposed constraints. To inspire a-ha moments,...
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Sustainable Engineering

October 29, 2018

Infrastructure is good. Sustainable infrastructure is better. Rapid urbanization is a growing reality in infrastructure development. According to the Global Environment Facility, it’s estimated...
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Careers & Leadership

October 11, 2018

You may be thinking, or have already decided, to take the management track. But how do you get there and what kinds of skills do you need to succeed? As more young civil engineers enter the...
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Society News

October 5, 2018

In September, the ASCE Pittsburgh Section marked its 100th anniversary. Since 1918, members have represented engineering and construction interests for communities throughout western...
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Careers & Leadership

July 25, 2018

Engineers have a great story to tell. For centuries, civil engineers have constructed their legacies in the form of remarkable infrastructure that has shaped history and continues to influence the...
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Sustainable Engineering

June 12, 2018

Are you looking for ways to make your business more sustainable? With the green building sector doubling every three years, it’s evident that the future of civil engineering depends on...
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Sustainable Engineering

May 26, 2018

Could you imagine a world without transportation? Probably not. That’s because the built world we live in wouldn’t be possible without it. According to ASCE’s 2017 Infrastructure...
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