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Young Members Attend Emerging Leaders Alliance Conference

SAME Young Members at the 2014 Emerging Leaders Alliance Conference

A group of 12 Young Members from across the SAME community were selected to attend the 7th Annual Emerging Leaders Alliance Conference, Nov. 10-12 in Reston, Va. Supporting the professional and personal growth of its members, especially Young Members through Leadership and Mentoring opportunities, is one of SAME’s Goals in its Strategic Plan. The EmergingRead More »

Intersecting Mission Assurance with Regional Resilience

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The security and resilience of the United States, its military installations, and its communities is an enormous effort. We can simplify that effort by identifying the intersections of installation and community functions that are essential to sustain government services and business operations, to withstand impacts from natural and man-made disasters, prevent and adapt to cascadingRead More »

Get to Know Joe!

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Brig. Gen. Joseph “Joe” Schroedel, P.E., F.SAME, USA (Ret.), joined SAME as the new Executive Director, effective Aug. 4, 2014. According to SAME National President Col. John Mogge, Ph.D., RA, F.SAME, USAF (Ret.), Gen. Schroedel brings to SAME a wealth of knowledge acquired through his years serving in leadership positions in both the uniformed servicesRead More »

Building DC’s Metro: From the TME Archives

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As the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority prepares to unveil the new Silver Line on Saturday, July 26, take a look back 40 years to the September-October 1974 issue of The Military Engineer for a detailed “Progress Report” on construction of the then-planned 98-mile Metro system. “Washington’s Metro: A Progress Report” was authored by Brig.Read More »

SAME E&C Camps: Immersing Students in STEM

SAME/U.S. Army E&C Camp

Three camps. 172 high school students. More than 100 mentors and volunteers. One mission: To inspire the next generation of America’s best and brightest to pursue a degree in engineering. Each summer, SAME’s Engineering & Construction Camps give rising high school seniors and juniors an unparalleled opportunity to spend a week eating, sleeping and breathingRead More »