SB/Riv 1st Annual Engineers Day at City of Riverside

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

Cal Poly Pomona ASCE 6th Annual Civil Day

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

Tour of the Cal Northeast Bakersfield Water Treatment Plant!

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!

South High School Mentoring gearing up next month in September!

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!

The Incredible Journey of Orange County YMF

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

ASCE OC YMF Speaker Series 2016

The ASCE OC YMF 2016 Speaker Series “The Big Picture: Engineering your Career” was a series of presentations by four prominent and well-respected leaders in the civil engineering field. This year’s series provided a different perspective to engineering in comparison to last year’s event “Engineering: Behind the Scenes”. This year’s series was originated with a … More ASCE OC YMF Speaker Series 2016

SB-Riv YMF: Water In the Coachella Valley, Facilities Inspection Tour

ASCE Branch and YMF members from the LA Section enjoyed an incredible Technical Tour of water infrastructure in the Coachella Valley on Saturday, April 9, 2016! It was an all day event and an early start for most of us, but an inspiring day seeing what incredibly talented Civil Engineers from the past & present … More SB-Riv YMF: Water In the Coachella Valley, Facilities Inspection Tour