Upcoming Education Outreach Events for 2016-2017

** Keep checking back as this page will be updated when more information becomes available **


October 

Math Night @ Fred Florence Middle School 

  • Date & Time: Tuesday, October 18th
  • The Young Men’s Leadership Academy at Fred Florence Middle School is hosting an "Engineering Night" for families and students to increase the awareness, interest, and motivation for STEM related
    courses and careers and college education. ASCE will set up a booth and activity and is looking for Civil Engineers to volunteer.

 


November

Girl Scout Cookie Box Creations Mentoring 

  • Competition runs from November 2016 to March 2017. Exact dates and times will be determined by availablity of all team members. 
  • Mentors will help a team of middle school girl scouts design and construct a 8'x8'x6' display made from the iconic girl scout cookie boxes. Typically, the team will  meet for about 2 hours twice a month from November to March. The exact schedule is based on everyone's availablity. 
  • For more information or to sign up, email education@dallasasce.org 

 

Math Night @ Balch Springs Middle School

  • Date & Time: Thursday, November 3rd
  • The Young Women's STEAM Academy at Balch Springs Middle School is hosting an "Engineering Night" for families and students to increase the awareness, interest, and motivation for STEM related courses and careers and college education. ASCE will set up a booth and activity and is looking for Civil Engineers to volunteer.

 


December

DISD Bridge Building Exhibition 

  • Date & Time: Saturday, December 3rd from 9 am - 1 pm
  • The DISD STEM Department is hosting a preliminary round to the competition. Student teams from elementary, middle and high school will test their bridges and be judged by ASCE volunteers. The top ten teams in each division will advance to the Finals at the annual STEM Day on February 4th. 
  • More information about the competition can be found here: https://sites.google.com/dallasisd.org/bridgebuilding2016-2017

 


February 

DISD STEM Day

  • Date & Time: Saturday, February 4th from 8am - 4pm (in shifts)
  • ASCE is sponsoring the Bridge Building Competition and will need volunteers to help judge the contestants. Additional help will be needed at the adjacent ASCE booth to interact with students and families and answer questions about civil engineering! 
  • For more information visit the event website at: http://www.dallasisd.org/stemday

 

E-Week @ The Perot Museum 

  • Date & Time: Tuesday, February 21st - Thursday, February 23rd from 10am - 2 pm (in shifts)
  • ASCE will set up a booth and activity at the Museum for students and families to participate in. Volunteers will lead the activity and answer questions about civil engineering!
  • For more information visit the event website at: http://www.perotmuseum.org/

 


April

Engineering Expo @ Coppell High School 

 

Earth Day Dallas @ Fairpark 

  • Date & Time: Saturday, April 22nd - Sunday April 23rd from 10 am - 6 pm (in shifts)
  • ASCE will set up an activity to demonstrate the sustainable designs in civil engineering. Volunteers will lead the activity and answer questions about your profession. 
  • For more information visit the event website at: http://earthdaytx.org/

 


Interested in being a part of the above 2016-2017 activities? Email Jennifer Roath at education@dallasasce.org with any questions or to volunteer!