Region 4 Student National Steel Bridge and Concrete Canoe Qualifiers:
Big shout out and congratulations to the Student Chapters that will be representing Region 4 in the National Steel Bridge and National Concrete Canoe Competitions! Schools Include: North Carolina State University (NC), Christian Brothers (SC), The Citadel (SC), Virginia Tech (VA), West Virginia University (WV), and Fairmont University (WV). Good Luck!
Multi-Region Leadership Conference (MRLC) 2017
The Multi-Region Leadership Conference (MRLC) was held on January 19-21, 2017 at the Marriott at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, NJ. Regions 1, 2, 4, and 5 were represented at the MRLC. Students, Younger Members, and Seasoned Professionals enjoyed two days of leadership, comradery, and attendees got a sneak peek of the Dream Big movie.
Region 4 walked away with various awards won by its members, sections, and branches. The Nashville Branch walked away with the Outstanding Section for a Medium Sized Branch. The Nashville Section also walked away with the Outstanding Website for Medium Sized Branch. Rajan Jha, President-elect of the Virginia Section, walked away with the Outstanding Young Civil Engineer in Private Sector. Rajan was one of the ten New Faces of Civil Engineering in 2016.
DV Terrell Award Presented
The DV Terrell Award was presented to the 2016 winner, Matt Lovell, at the Civil Engineering Professional Development Seminar at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. It was put on by ASCE- MIB and Purdue University on November 17,2016. ASCE President-Elect, Christina Swallows and Region 4 Governor, Bill Dubios presented the award.
Nashville Branch Awarded 2016 Outstanding Website Award
The Nashville Branch has been awarded the 2016 Outstanding Section and Branch Website Award in the Medium Section and Branch membership category. This award will be presented at the 2017 Regions 1, 2, 4, and 5 Multi-Region Leadership on Saturday, January 21, 2017 in Newark, NJ. Congrats! Click here to go to the Nashville Branch Website
Governor's Meeting in Virginia Beach
Region 4 Governors met at the Westin in Town Center in Virginia Beach, VA on October 21-22, 2016. Between enjoying the crisp Fall Beach weather and local seafood, the governors met to discuss strategic planning of the Region and issues the section and branches are facing. A good time was had by all and the next meeting will be a dinner meeting at the MRLC in Newark, NJ on January 19, 2017.
Pictured from left to right: Bill Dubois, Bob Cagle, Christina Ammens, Jaysson Funkhouser, Chuck Black, Carol Stevens, and Mike Barbchem.