ASCE GW Student Chapter Participate at Mid-Atlantic West ASCE Student Symposium


April 13, 2022

students posing with 1st place award

The ASCE GW Student Chapter attended the ASCE 2022 Mid-Atlantic West ASCE Student Symposium, held on April 7th through 8th, 2022 at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 

5 students posing with poster
 

The GW Environmental Team won first place in the Environmental contest. This competition includes the research, design, presentation and hands-on construction of a water treatment filter made of only basic supplies specified in the rules. The filter is loaded with standardized simulated wastewater to perform a multitude of tests to determine a winner.

 

 

steel bridge team posing with Professor Roddis in front of bridge design
                 GW steel bridge and their faculty advisor
student posing with 2nd place plaque
               The steel bridge captain (Savana Stewart)

The GW Steel Bridge team won second place in Aesthetics. The mission of the Student Steel Bridge Competition is to challenge students to extend their classroom knowledge to a practical and hands-on steel-design project that grows their interpersonal and professional skills, encourages innovation, and fosters impactful relationships between students and industry professionals.