SEAW Seattle Chapter Dinner Meeting – 11/18

SEAW Seattle Chapter Dinner Meeting   

Tuesday, November 18, 2014


A Closer Look at the Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program

We keep hearing about the SR99 Tunnel Project. Tunneling machine issues, vibration, unexpected obstacles, groundwater, tunnel stoppage, exploratory shafts, hyberbaric chambers, delays, massive cranes to build even more massive cranes, repair access pit, and shell deposits that may have archeological/cultural significance.

Tim Moore, WSDOT Mega Projects Bridge Manager, will provide an overview of this mega project, including current construction taking place at the tunnel portals and the SR 99 tunnel contractor’s plans to access and repair the tunneling machine.

Register early!  This will be a popular program! PDH Value: 1.5


Date:Location:Note:  Tuesday, November 18, 2014Hotel Monaco, 1101 Fourth Avenue, SeattleValet parking for meeting attendees is $12.00, space available
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 PM   Registration and Networking
6:00 – 6:45 PM   Dinner
6:45 – 7:00 PM   Welcome and Introductions
7:00 – 8:15 PM   Program
Menu:  Chicken in Roasted Pepper Sauce
~or~ Handmade Seasonal Gnocchi
 Cost: $40.00   SEAW Members
$50.00   Non-Members
$15.00   Students, Unemployed current members – Add $5.00 for registration after 5:00pm Thursday, November 13, 2014 Registration is required; prepayment appreciatedVISA/MC accepted online only

No-shows and cancellations after the deadline are subject to full charge.

Location: Hotel Monaco, 1101 4th Ave, Seattle WA 98101  

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Email:  seaw@seaw.org
Register for this event HERE

BergerABAM Mast Scholarship/Internship

BergerABAM

Robert F. Mast

Civil Engineering Scholarship/Internship

GENERAL INFORMATION

Awards

  1. One $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to the recipient for the 2015/16 academic year. Verification of Fall 2015 enrollment is required.  Acceptance of the engineering internship below is required to receive the scholarship award.
  2. The recipient will also be provided a paid engineering internship at BergerABAM during Summer 2015.

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Free Software Event – Nov 16th, 11am-4pm, room CMU 104

On November 16th (Sunday), OpenHatch andUW eScience are hosting a day-long open source software immersion event at UW in CMU 104 (from 11am-4pm). We invite you to join us!

You don’t need to be a programmer to contribute to open source, or to attend and enjoy our event. Most open source projects are also in need of designers,translators, documenters, bug-finders and testers.

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URBDP 498 “Planning as a Profession” – Winter 2015

Planning as a Profession
Fridays from 12-1:20 pm – 1 Credit
Winter 2015 – URBDP 498

**Please note: This course does not count as a CEE UD elective.**

This course gives students who are interested in planning as a career
an opportunity to understand different pathways and career choices
within the profession. In each class, students will be introduced to a
different guest professional who will share their professional story,
discuss current projects they are working on, and provide tips to
move into the field.

Email E. David Blum at blumedw@uw.edu with questions.

2015 Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health (CLEH) Internship

Now accepting applications for the

2015 Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health (CLEH) Internship

2015 Summer Internship Opportunity Announcement

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Environmental Health and the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR) are offering a paid 10-week summer internship program for students who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked. During the course of the internship, students are introduced to environmental health at the federal level through collaborative projects, experiential learning opportunities, environmental health presentations, journal clubs, field trips, brown bag lunches, and mentoring relationships at NCEH/ATSDR.  Interns will be based at NCEH/ATSDR’s Chamblee Campus and will be paid a stipend of approximately $600 a week during the course of the program.

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