ASCE with Bad Drawings: Geographic Structure of ASCE

The geographic structure of ASCE tends to be confusing, so I decided to break it down in the first video of my new series, ASCE with Bad Drawings.  The geographical structure is drawn (badly) in the video and shows exactly how the country is broken up.  Note that the Regional lines are not necessarily followed … More ASCE with Bad Drawings: Geographic Structure of ASCE

ASCE Student Conferences: Competing vs. Judging

There’s a saying that “Winning isn’t everything.”  I’d argue that the mindset as a competitor would say – yes, that’s true, “winning isn’t everything – it’s the only thing.”  Now looking back at the project, and as a judge, I’d say the mindset is yes, “winning isn’t everything – it’s the journey you take and … More ASCE Student Conferences: Competing vs. Judging

Nevada Concrete Canoe: The Story of Going from Zero to Hero

One of the things that the University of Nevada, Reno ASCE Student Chapter is known for is our Concrete Canoe Team.  When I came to the University of Nevada in 2004, we didn’t have a Concrete Canoe Team and hadn’t for about 6 years.  We competed back in the 1990s but we were never a … More Nevada Concrete Canoe: The Story of Going from Zero to Hero

ASCE Made Me…

ASCE made me. It’s an accusation, a tribute, a frustration, and an accolade in one simple statement.  It can be used in the context of “ASCE made me do it” when you’re spending a lot of hours on ASCE-related activities (such as student competitions, planning conferences, and the general demands of being a leader at … More ASCE Made Me…