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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September 2, 2016

Civil engineering is a by-the-people, for-the-people profession. In the most fundamental way, civil engineering is what keeps society working. So, to consider 100 years of civil engineering...
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Windows of the Omni Hotel in Dallas lit in an arrangement to create the ASCE logo
November 26, 2013

There is an old public relations slogan that boasts, “Everything is bigger in Texas.” And so when the ASCE Texas Section Centennial Celebration Committee first met 4 years ago, they decided that...
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Philadelphia Section 100th
October 10, 2013

With a student scavenger hunt and a series of newsletter articles, the Philadelphia Section’s year-long centennial celebration paid tribute to the numerous civil engineering landmarks that were...
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Michael Antonovich giving a speech at the podium
August 30, 2013

ASCE’s Los Angeles Section knows a thing or two about an anniversary celebration. The Section, which held its first official meeting on October 14, 1913, celebrated its 50th anniversary in fine...
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ASCE's Seattle Section commissioned panels to be displayed
August 9, 2013

Charles Hinckley Baker had a vision. An unemployed engineer, Baker believed that he could bring affordable electricity to Seattle by harnessing Snoqualmie Falls to generate hydroelectric power....
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