Drs. Richardson & Kevern Promote Student Professional Involvement

SCE Students Will Assist at the National ASCE Conference This October

The UMKC Student Chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (SCE ASCE) will be representing Kansas City’s Engineering School at the ASCE 139th Annual National Civil Engineering Conference October 29-31, 2009.  The theme for this conference is “From Builders to Integrators- Engineers Leading the Way” and will bring the top Civil Engineering leaders of the country and internationally to Kansas City for three days of meetings. ASCE is the oldest and largest engineering organization in the country, and is internationally known as the pre-eminent engineering organization in the world.

The School of Computing and Engineering is playing a prominent role in assisting the Kansas City Section of ASCE in hosting these engineering leaders. Dr.’s Jerry Richardson and John Kevern serve as co-Faculty Advisors to the SCE ASCE Student chapter, and have been assisting the leadership team of the student chapter (Stephen Huffman, President) to organize student chapter volunteers to serve as hosts at this important conference.  These faculty also liaison with the Kansas City Chapter of ASCE and incoming President Alysen Abel.

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