Yearly Archives: 2016

Arcadis, a sustainability and environmental planning company came to discuss their company and projects including the effect of driverless vehicles on traffic and transportation systems in Manhattan, including its effect on Uber using these types of vehicles. Other projects included floor protection for New York City for another storm like […]

Arcadis Company Presentation

The Cooper Union hosts a career fair every semester, with the Fall’s career fair on Tuesday, September 27th. To help students prepare, ASCE put together a short list of things to do before, during, and after the career fair, to boost the chances of landing an internship and develop meaningful […]

Career Fair Preparation

ASCE’s first general meeting brought everybody to one place to discuss what the American Society for Civil Engineers does and how to become a member. Attendance for this event was at a record high, with a lot of interest in the career and educational aspects of ASCE. Attendance: 55

September General Meeting: What is ASCE?

Cooper students occupied a marking space behind the New Academic Building, setting up a grassy table to promote allocating more city space to public park space. Attendance: 10

Park(ing) Day

A small group of students accompanied Gerard O’Donnell (CE’15) to take a tour of midtown Manhattan, from the Empire State Building to Central Park, including a visit at Gerard’s construction site. Attendance: 8

Midtown Manhattan Tour

Students got to visit The High Line, an elevated train track that was converted into a public park, stretching from Chelsea to Hudson Yards, learning a little Civil Engineering history and getting to meet the ASCE officers. Attendance: 23

Highline Trip

This event was designed to inform underclassmen about the classes they are required to take along with recommendations for electives being offered. Though this event runs every semester, this particular registration event was more structured on going over each and every class and what it entails. As a result, students […]

Registration Fiesta