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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May 4, 2016

Stokoe For world-renowned contributions to the understanding of soil dynamics in geotechnical engineering, Kenneth H. Stokoe...
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May 4, 2016

Lund California has had more than its fair share of water crises in recent years, but fortunately, it can tap Jay Lund’s...
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May 4, 2016

Rispoli No matter the job or the size of its budget, James A. Rispoli always has maintained the same management...
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May 4, 2016

Chaudhry M. Hanif Chaudhry is a global engineer in every sense. He grew up in Pakistan, studied in Vancouver, and today...
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May 4, 2016

Giroux The life of a road warrior is never easy. Business travelers spend many hours in airports, airplanes, and hotels...
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Society News

May 3, 2016

The number is astoundingly small – 679. Of everyone who has been a member of ASCE across our 164-year history, only 679 have achieved Distinguished Member status, known as Honorary Member prior...
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Society News

April 28, 2016

The ASCE 2016 Convention is about to get “weird.” The Society’s flagship membership gathering is heading west Sept. 28 to Oct. 1 to the largest city in Oregon where the unofficial motto is...
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Society News

April 22, 2016

ASCE headquarters in Reston, VA, played host this week to what may be a turning point in the development of the engineering workforce. “This is a seminal moment,” said Karl Reid, Ed.D.,...
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Society News

April 22, 2016

This year’s winner of ASCE’s award for the best sustainable engineering design by a student team is a STAR. The team from Ohio’s University of Dayton won the 2016 Sustainable Development...
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Society News

April 15, 2016

Who knows? The next great civil engineers may look back at this weekend as where it all began. The fourth USA Science & Engineering Festival attracts thousands of students from all over the...
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