Ben Walpole
Ben Walpole

Ben Walpole is associate editor for ASCE News, celebrating member achievements, updating members on Society news, and promoting civil engineering as a whole.

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ASCE Plot Points Podcast

February 25, 2020

A entrepreneur starts with an idea, it's true. But successful entrepreneur pairs the idea with a plan. Stephanie Slocum had both idea and plan. The founder and CEO of Engineers Rising LLC...
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Society News

February 19, 2020

Every spring, ASCE shines a ray of sunlight on the future of the profession. It’s the collegiate edition of the New Faces of Civil Engineering – 10 students whose early accomplishments are...
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Society News

February 18, 2020

Maylinn Rosales, past-president of the Nevada Section, has been working on issues of infrastructure advocacy for her entire professional life. She’s attended the last seven ASCE Legislative Fly-Ins...
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ASCE Plot Points Podcast

February 18, 2020

Stressed about election season? Worried you won't find a candidate who represents all that you believe? Maybe it's time for you to eliminate the proxy and run for office yourself. Marsha...
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Society News

February 13, 2020

Danielle Schroeder didn’t have to think twice when she was asked to join the judges panel for ASCE’s 2020 Bridges Photo Contest. “Bridges are my life,” Schroeder said with a laugh, yet...
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Society News

February 12, 2020

The annual ASCE New Faces of Civil Engineering provide reassurance to anyone concerned that the profession’s future will remain in good hands. These 10 young professionals have each accomplished...
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Society News

February 12, 2020

Thalia Valkanos can’t be accused of playing things too safe. Or to use a football metaphor, given her (self-proclaimed) status as ASCE's resident NFL expert, Valkanos doesn’t send in the...
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Society News

February 12, 2020

Brian Phan’s parents had a simple, if daunting, plan as they made their way out of poverty in Vietnam back in the early 1990s and moved their young family to Los Angeles. “Their goal was to...
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Society News

February 12, 2020

It was during the ASCE 2018 Convention. Robin Kemper, earlier that day inducted as the Society president, invited friends and colleagues up to her hotel suite to celebrate the occasion. Sometime...
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Society News

February 12, 2020

The Caribbean is one of the most hazard-prone regions in the world. So, for Daniel Campbell, growing up in the small island nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, he didn’t necessarily go...
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