Society News

November 20, 2018

The Widener University Student Chapter traveled to George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, to attend the ASCE Region 2 Assembly. Attendees networked with other students from colleges across the region and listened in on various…Read More >>

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November 20, 2018

Doug Taylor, P.E., M.ASCE, Region 9 disaster preparedness chair, has been rallying ASCE members to help assess and tag structures in Paradise, CA, site of the deadliest and most destructive wildfires in California history. Taylor provided ASCE…Read More >>

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November 15, 2018

Ron Klemencic is having a good year. Engineering News-Record named him its 2018 Award of Excellence winner, followed by a cover feature highlighting Klemencic’s remarkable career of innovation and collaboration. Far from resting on his…Read More >>

November 15, 2018

What’s your inventive infrastructure idea? The ASCE Innovation Contest can help it become a reality. The fourth annual ASCE Innovation Contest is accepting submittals through March 4. Enter in any of five categories: • improvements…Read More >>

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November 14, 2018

As California continues to contend with the deadliest wildfires in the state’s history, Doug Taylor is rallying ASCE members to help. Taylor, P.E., M.ASCE, the ASCE Region 9 disaster preparedness chair, has worked year-round to…Read More >>

November 13, 2018

The University of Florida Student Chapter toured NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. Students explored attractions grouped by chronological era from the dawn of space exploration to current and ongoing missions. Keep up with the Student Chapter…Read More >>

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November 13, 2018

The Dallas Branch teamed up with the Southern Methodist University Student Chapter to kick off its new mentoring program. The Branch hopes to generate growth and leadership development from the program. Keep up with the…Read More >>

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November 13, 2018

The California State Polytechnic University, Pomona Student Chapter hosted a K’NEX building competition on campus in celebration of ASCE’s birthday. Participants with the best build won prizes. Keep up with the Student Chapter on Instagram.

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November 8, 2018

For civil engineers climate change is more than a social obligation, it’s a matter of business. As Terry Neimeyer, CEO of KCI Technologies, said at the 2018 ASCE Industry Leaders Forum, “In my own company,…Read More >>

November 8, 2018

Our nation’s infrastructure suffers from a lack of funding, and this jeopardizes the safety of our communities. While civil engineers have the expertise and tools to address major challenges associated with ports, dams, drinking water,…Read More >>