April 5, 2011

This weekend I returned to my alma mater, the University of Michigan, for the North Central Regional student conference.  It was the first time that I had attended the annual Steel Bridge and...
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March 26, 2011

The oft-cited death of print media does not seem to have dampened people’s desire to write books.  About 750 new titles are published in the US each day! Two good friends of this blog have...
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March 7, 2011

Two new events are capturing imaginations this week. Here at ASCE, we are keenly aware that the mission of “Engineers Week” lasts year-round. Although the official dates for 2011 were Feb. 20...
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February 8, 2011

Ever wanted to be part of a national movement that’s sweeping across the country and has the potential to have lasting impact? Then get on board with us as we celebrate National Engineers Week, the...
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June 15, 2010

Civil Engineers make a world of difference. However, we can sometimes feel a bit removed from the benefit delivered to society. The engineers that volunteer with Engineers without Borders (EWB), on...
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November 10, 2009

The annual conference wasn't all fun and games, but the best part was.  Each year, the conference is followed by a service and outreach event.  It is a great opportunity to shed the business...
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