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October 2017 Environmental Science Weekend Scheduled
September 21, 2017

Sweet Briar College has announced their Fall Explore Environmental Science Weekend for October 2017.

Do you like to wade in streams, program computers, observe animals, grow vegetables, collect minerals or fly drones? If you answered yes to any one of these, you may be a budding environmental scientist!

Discover what it’s like to work as an environmental scientist by joining them October 13-14, 2017, for a weekend of hands-on learning and problem solving. You’ll spend time in the forests and streams on Sweet Briar’s expansive campus, collaborating with Sweet Briar environmental science professors and students to collect and analyze data relevant to a contemporary environmental challenge. You’ll stay in one of their historic residence halls with environmental science student mentors, explore their beautiful campus and get a taste of life as a college student.

This event is open to high school girls in their sophomore, junior and senior years.

Explore Environmental Science is supported by the Judith Haskell Brewer Fund.

This article reprinted from materials provided by Sweet Briar College. For more information please visit here.



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October 2017 Environmental Science Weekend Scheduled
September 21, 2017

Sweet Briar College has announced their Fall Explore Environmental Science Weekend for October 2017.

Third Iridium® NEXT Launch Scheduled
September 21, 2017

Iridium Communications, recently announced that all 10 Iridium NEXT satellites for the third launch are onsite at Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) in California.

Opening Of Dismal Swamp Canal Delayed Until Late October
September 20, 2017

Officials at the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have delayed reopening the Dismal Swamp Canal until late October.

Public Comment Sought On Various Standards Addenda
September 20, 2017

Public review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

New Partnership To Advance The Science Of Soil Health Announced
September 19, 2017

The Nature Conservancy and the TriSocieties have now signed a new memorandum of understanding.

Woolpert Provides Imagery of Hurricane Irma Impact
September 19, 2017

Before-and-after imagery of areas in Florida affected by Hurricane Irma provided to assist with flooding and damage assessment.

SWE Announces 2017 Annual Conference
September 18, 2017

WE17 is one of the largest and most prestigious conferences for women in engineering and technology.

ASCE Announces Publication of New Standard 67 Analysis
September 18, 2017

Standard ASCE 67-17 is an essential tool for construction engineers, project managers, owners, and contracting agents.

Invitation Issued for Comments on Standards and Addenda
September 15, 2017

Public review and comment sought for the purpose of developing consensus standards.

USACE Awards $9 Million IDIQ Contract
September 15, 2017

Architectural and engineering services to be provided under five-year contract.

Future City Competition Announces Theme for 2017-2018
September 14, 2017

Regional competitions begin in January 2018.

Webinar On Dowel Alignment and Specification Update Scheduled
September 14, 2017

Register for the upcoming American Concrete and Pavement Association (ACPA) webinar that covers Dowel Alignment Considerations and Specification Update.


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