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American Society of Civil Engineers (J.T.L. McNew Chapter)

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
ASCE
Purpose:
The Texas A&M student chapter of ASCE has over 400 students involved. Texas A&M ASCE membership provides an unique experience and allows students an opportunity to develop lasting relationships with fellow students, faculty, and other civil engineers. Each semester the chapter sponsors a departmental picnic and several intramural sports teams. The chapter also competes with other regional schools for best steel bridge and concrete canoe designs. In addition to these and many other activities, ASCE holds bi-weekly meetings and invites professional speakers to attend. These speakers come to inform students of the latest trends in the working industry and share their knowledge and personal experiences. These speakers provide valuable contacts and information for future employment opportunities. The organization shall promote the profession of Civil Engineering and activities of interest to its members; Increase the awareness of the activities of Civil Engineers;
Year Founded:
1924
Membership Dues:
$15 per year, $10 if you graduate this semester
Admits Members:
All year
Meeting Locations:
CE 110

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
James Gayle
Public Contact E-mail Address:
president@asce.tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
(713) 517-6471

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
http://asce.tamu.edu
Organization E-mail Address:
president@asce.tamu.edu

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
Dwight Look College of Engineering
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
300-1000
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Three or more times per semester
Fundraising Events:
Never
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Twice per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Three or more times per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Once per year
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Never
New Member Orientation/Training:
Never
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per year
Domestic US Travel:
Once per year
International Travel:
Never