June 11, 2020

As civil engineers, many times we find ourselves leading talented multidisciplined teams. This was certainly my experience when I worked on billion-dollar freeway programs that included all the...
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April 29, 2020

Every day in April, ASCE Plot Points is calling a different civil engineer from around the world to find out how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting their life, their community, their work and the...
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April 16, 2020

Every day in April, ASCE Plot Points is calling a different civil engineer from around the world to find out how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting their life, their community, their work and the...
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February 27, 2020

“So, Dad, where do the poops go?” We sometimes ignore the wisdom of our children. As long as “it” leaves the toilet bowl when we flush and never comes back, we are content that human and...
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February 19, 2020

Every year in February, Engineers Week recognizes the amazing contributions made by engineers around the world. It's a great chance for ASCE members to take a step back, take stock of their work and...
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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 Anderson...
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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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February 12, 2020

As a doctoral student at the University of California, Irvine, Alexandre Martinez was surrounded by data. Climate data from the past. Climate data for future projections. But one word kept haunting...
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February 12, 2020

Luis Duque has made it all look easy – balancing his civil engineering career success with family (second baby on the way this summer) and community service. But don’t be fooled. It might appear...
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December 3, 2019

"Engineering With Heart" is a series of articles by Michael Paddock for ASCE News. Paddock, P.E., M.ASCE, a 30-year member of ASCE, is a licensed civil engineer and surveyor. His professional career...
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