Welcome to the
University of Houston
Student Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers
Upcoming Activities and Events
Spring 2020 First General Meeting
Wednesday, January 22 @ 7:00 PM
Location: Agnes Arnold Hall, Room 104
Williams handles 30% of the natural gas in the United States that is used every day to heat our homes, cook our food and generate our electricity. Williams works closely with customers to provide the necessary infrastructure to serve growing markets and safely deliver natural gas products to reliably fuel the clean energy economy. With interstate natural gas pipelines and gathering & processing operations throughout the country, Williams reliably delivers value to its employees, investors, customers and communities by running its business with authenticity and a safety-driven culture, leading our industry into the future.
Spring 2020 Second General Meeting
Tuesday, February 11 @ 7:00 PM
WGI is a national design and professional services firm leading in technology-based solutions for the construction of public infrastructure and real estate development. At WGI, they’re providing Tomorrow’s Infrastructure Solutions Today. WGI has consistently made investments in tomorrow’s technology and in their team members who leverage those new technologies in order to deliver real and sustainable solutions for its clients. As industry leaders in creating successful and sustainable communities, WGI strives to create a company culture which embraces technological disruption. Trends like digitization, autonomy, computing capabilities, and artificial intelligence are key differentiators in the professional services firm of the future.
Spring 2020 Third General Meeting
Thursday, February 27 @ 7:00 PM
AECOM is the world’s premier infrastructure firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle. Across the globe, their clients in the public and private sectors count on them to take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, AECOM partners with its clients to build legacies for generations to come.
Spring 2020 Fourth General Meeting
Wednesday, March 25 @ 7:00 PM
Predicting their client's needs, CP&Y attracts and retains the best talent with a wide range of diverse disciplines, knowledge, and experience. At CP&Y they are solutions-focused - anticipating the toughest challenges. It's about listening to their clients and then listening more. CP&Y provides services in ADA Accessibility, Architecture, Aviation, Construction Services, Electrical/SCADA, Environmental, Land Development, Solid Waste, Structural, Surveying, Transit, Transportation, Water Resources, and Water/Wastewater sectors.
Spring 2020 Resume Fair & Mock Interviews
Saturday, February 1 from 10:00 AM - Noon
Location: CBB 120
Dress Code: Casual (shorts, jeans, t-shirts) and breakfast will be provided!
Resume Critique is UH ASCE's marquee event of the semester. Come out and get great feedback on your resume from HR professionals, and practicing civil engineers (many of whom are UH Alumni). Make sure you bring multiple copies of your resume!
Now, for the first time this semester, UH ASCE will be hosting a mock interview session along with the resume fair. The purpose of this mock interview session is to give you a sneak peak of what to expect in a typical interview and an opportunity to refine your interviewing skills.
2020 Chevron Girls Engineering The Future STEM Day
Saturday, March 28 from 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Location: Cullen College of Engineering Building 1
Female STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) enthusiasts in grades 4-8 are invited to participate in the “Girls Engineering the Future!” STEM event at the University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering. The University of Houston’s award-winning professors and students will lead fun, hands-on activities to introduce Houston area girls to the wide and wonderful world of STEM. Girls participating in the event will learn about the different STEM fields and professions and engage with current and former industry leaders.
UH ASCE Bake Sale
Location: Student Center South
Come out and support UH ASCE by purchasing baked goods. All proceeds form the bake sale will go towards supporting our chapter and our activities. Tell your classmates about this event and help us spread the word.
Hang tight! We are in the process of planning an awesome bowling social for you.
View ASCE Scholarships by visiting: https://www.asce.org/scholarships
Internships offered by ASCE: https://careers.asce.org/jobseekers/internships/index.cfm
Full-Time Job Opportunities: https://careers.asce.org/jobs?keywords=&discipline=civil-engineering&level=entry-level&sort=
6th Annual ASCE Texas-Mexico Student Conference + Student Symposium
When: March 4-7, 2019
Where: Arlington, Texas
Hosted by: ASCE Student Chapter at the University of Texas at Arlington
Support Provided by: ASCE Dallas Branch, ASCE Fort Worth Branch & ASCE Texas Section