Everyone got a participation award at the 2017 YMF Soccer Tournament! But only one team took home the real trophy. Members from all over the golden coast joined us at Cabrillo Park for some kicks, sun, and delicious mid-game snacks. We played several rounds from 10 am to 1 pm, all 11 v 11, and … More Soccer Tourney!
On Friday, May 12 2017, the California Polytechnic University Pomona ASCE chapter (CPP ASCE) organized their annual Order of the Engineer event. The goal of the event is to get potential graduates and younger professionals to obligate themselves to uphold devotion to the standards and dignity of the engineering profession. The participants typically receive a … More Cal Poly Pomona ASCE Order of the Engineer
On Friday, April 21, 2017, a new cycle of the PE exams were conducted at the Fairplex located in Pomona. Officers from the San Bernardino/ Riverside (SB/R) YMF gathered to encourage the upcoming professional engineers as they tackled the 8-hour national exam at our bi-annual PE Booth event. The primary goal of this event is … More Spring PE Booth and Happy Hour Event
The technical tour for the month of March took place at the All American Asphalt mining facility in Corona. The site can be easily seen from Interstate 15 and Highway 91, the site is located to the south east of the interchange. The facility is one of three facilities that provide aggregates for paving and … More ASCE SB/R YMF Technical Tour-All American Asphalt Quarry Facility – San Bernardino-Riverside Branch YMF
The goal was to introduce 50 high school students from Alvord Unified School District, our future generation leaders, to the realm of engineering and local government! With only 5.5 hours we toured City Hall, Public Works, the Mayor’s Office and Riverside Public Utility. We instilled teamwork, planning, collaboration and built a Skyscraper Tower out of … More SB/Riv 1st Annual Engineers Day at City of Riverside
On Friday, November 18 2016, the California Polytechnic University Pomona ASCE chapter (CPP ASCE) organized their 6th annual Civil Day event. The goal of the event was to promote civil engineering to middle schools within cities of close proximity to Cal Poly Pomona’s campus. The event’s agenda included hands on activities, keynote presentation, lunch, civil … More Cal Poly Pomona ASCE 6th Annual Civil Day
Nov 11-13: This year we took our annual camping trip somewhere new – Jalama Beach! With a little over a dozen campers, we happily filled up the large Starfish Cove group campsite, just a stone’s throw away from the beach. On Friday, we quickly set up our tents in the dark and went for moonlit … More Jalama Beach Camping Trip
The Plant, owned and operated by the California Water Service Company uses micro-filtration in combination with other technologies to treat water drawn from the Kern River. The facility is a major addition to the city’s supply while reducing the region’s traditional dependence on groundwater. Kern County provided the land for the intake structure, the pump … More Tour of the Cal Northeast Bakersfield Water Treatment Plant!
ASCE SSJ YMF involved with the Junior Mentoring program for Engineering and Industrial Technology Academy (MS3) at South High school in Bakersfield, California. The program develops mentor relationships between academy students and professionals in the industry. It is a year-long mentor program that gives students the opportunity to interact with professionals that have achieved success … More South High School Mentoring gearing up next month in September!
Yet another amazing milestone in the history of the Orange County Younger Member Forum (OC YMF)… Earlier this month, our group was recognized by Society and the ASCE Executive Director Thomas Smith as the Outstanding 2016 Young Member Group (Large Group). I like to assimilate our YMF environment to that of a leadership accelerator, or … More The Incredible Journey of Orange County YMF