ASCE Pre-College Outreach

ASCE Pre-College Outreach Want to inspire the next generation of young people? Introduce them to Civil Engineering! ASCE Pre-College Outreach is building awareness about engineering by reaching out to kids, parents and teachers and showing them just how fun engineering can be!
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Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 146,000 civil engineers worldwide and is America’s oldest national engineering society. For more information, visit www.asce.org. [email protected] American Society of Civil Engineers 1801 Alexander Bell Drive

03/04/2015
President Obama on the Importance of STEM Education

President Obama on the Importance of STEM Education

In the interview with Re/code, President Barack Obama discusses the importance of teaching science, technology, engineering and math to all students.

01/13/2015
Marvin Odum and DiscoverE's Engineers Week

Marvin Odum and DiscoverE's Engineers Week

Speaking to this year's theme, Engineering New Horizons, Marvin Odum, President of Shell Oil Company and a 2015 honorary chair of DiscoverE, invites you cele...

Ozobot’s Tiny Robots & Google’s Blockly
01/09/2015
Ozobot’s Tiny Robots & Google’s Blockly

Ozobot’s Tiny Robots & Google’s Blockly

One of the bigger evolutions in education has been the push to get kids to become more computer-literate, yet one of the hardest hurdles has been making..

The Slauerhoffbrug "Flying Drawbridge" and Other Impressive Dutch Overpasses
01/07/2015
The Slauerhoffbrug "Flying Drawbridge" and Other Impressive Dutch Overpasses

The Slauerhoffbrug "Flying Drawbridge" and Other Impressive Dutch Overpasses

From mega-dams to cutting edge architecture, the Dutch seem to consistently pull off some pretty impressive infrastructure innovations—often characterised by characterful creative solutions to age old built environment challenges. One such delight, is the Slauerhoffbrug—a fully automatic…

Civil Engineering Branches
12/29/2014
Civil Engineering Branches

Civil Engineering Branches

Civil engineer job are one of the world's most important jobs: they build our quality of life. With creativity and technical skill, civil engineers plan,

New Kickstarter Alert - Bitsbox Teaches Kids Programming - GeekDad
12/12/2014
New Kickstarter Alert - Bitsbox Teaches Kids Programming - GeekDad

New Kickstarter Alert - Bitsbox Teaches Kids Programming - GeekDad

A few weeks ago my oldest son (age 7) came up to me and asked one of those questions that many parents dread -- "Dad, can you teach me to program?" While I'm half-kidding, I'm also half-serous. I'm not a programmer! I have some training (mainly in college, but some self-taught) and I'm comfortable h…

DeSTEMber
12/02/2014
DeSTEMber

DeSTEMber

DeSTEMber- 31 days of STEM! Brought to you by Girlstart.

11/26/2014
Milton-Madison Bridge Slide Time-Lapse

Milton-Madison Bridge Slide Time-Lapse

Record-breaking bridge slide completed. Spanning nearly half a mile, the new Milton-Madison Bridge is the longest in North America to be moved into...

Many underestimate white dashed lines
11/21/2014
Many underestimate white dashed lines

Many underestimate white dashed lines

People underestimate the length of the white dashed lines painted down the middle of a road indicating that many drive too fast, a U. S. researcher said.

Engineers Week is February 22-28, 2015.  Get inspired by participating in the Countdown Kick-Off Webcast.http://anyvite....
10/31/2014
Engineers Week 2015 Countdown Kick-Off Webcast

Engineers Week is February 22-28, 2015. Get inspired by participating in the Countdown Kick-Off Webcast.

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Make a Difference: Inspiration, Ideas & Tools Jump-start your 2015 Engineers Week planning by tuning into the kick-off webcast. Live from The Ohio State University on November 4, 2014, at 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Eastern U.S. Join panelists from The Ohio State University and our 2015 Co-Chairing organizatio…

10 Ways Clean Water Can Improve The World | Ohio University's Online Engineering
10/31/2014
10 Ways Clean Water Can Improve The World | Ohio University's Online Engineering

10 Ways Clean Water Can Improve The World | Ohio University's Online Engineering

Water is a valuable resource that is the key to sustaining life. As water becomes more valuable and scarcity increases, conflict, death, and disease are also by-product of water and it’s influence. In less fortunate countries, the battle for not just water, but clean water, is truly a matter of li…

Engineering: A Lesson on Geeks, Physics and Multitasking
09/09/2014
Engineering: A Lesson on Geeks, Physics and Multitasking

Engineering: A Lesson on Geeks, Physics and Multitasking

According to the U’s Office of Budget and Institutional Analysis, there were more than 4,400 declared engineering undergraduate and graduate students in the fall of 2013 out of the U’s nearly 32,000 students.

Denmark’s New Lego Building, Modeled on Its Iconic Bricks, Captures the Beloved Toy’s Whimsy
08/26/2014
Denmark’s New Lego Building, Modeled on Its Iconic Bricks, Captures the Beloved Toy’s Whimsy

Denmark’s New Lego Building, Modeled on Its Iconic Bricks, Captures the Beloved Toy’s Whimsy

This week the first six oversized Lego bricks were laid for the foundation of the Lego House in Billund, Denmark, the Lego Group’s hometown. Designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group, the architecture of the Lego House is based on—what else but?—the iconic shape of the Lego brick. Unlike metaphorical Lego…

It's time to register your Civil Engineering Club for the year. What's a Civil Engineering Club? Get all the information...
08/05/2014
K-12 Outreach

It's time to register your Civil Engineering Club for the year. What's a Civil Engineering Club? Get all the information at http://www.asce.org/Outreach/K-12-Outreach/

� Whether you are an individual looking to visit a few classrooms, or an outreach leader for your section or branch, ASCE has training and resources�to help you communicate more effectively about civil engineering and engage students of all ages!

07/21/2014
How Do You Make a Solar Backpack? | Design Squad

How Do You Make a Solar Backpack? | Design Squad

Can a backpack light up with solar power? Watch as Deysi prototypes a backpack with lights powered by the sun from our Build it Better challenge.

The Best Cities For STEM Job Openings Right Now
06/30/2014
The Best Cities For STEM Job Openings Right Now

The Best Cities For STEM Job Openings Right Now

STEM occupations currently account for more than 10% of jobs in the United States, and pay wages close to double the U.S. average, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Which cities are providing the greatest opportunities to STEM job seekers?

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