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“Just Say Yes!” — Recapping the 2015 Post Leaders Workshop


  More than 120 Post Leaders representing over 60 Posts from across SAME descended on Old Town Alexandria, Sept. 20-22, for the Summer 2015 Post Leaders Workshop. While the workshop may have overlapped into the first official day of fall, there was no cooling down the tremendous enthusiasm throughout the sessions, epitomized by a popular […]

Dallas Post Hosts Water Resources Workshop

Dan Delich (LIA), Robert Slockbower (USACE), James Brown (EPA), Jody Puckett (DWU), Wayne Owen (TRWD), and Steven Minear (Post President)

Nearly 100 people attended the Dr. Albert H. Halff 2015 Water Resources Workshop in July, hosted by the SAME Dallas Post. The workshop featured representatives from the Texas Water Development Board, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Environmental Protection Agency, National Levee Issues Alliance, Federal Emergency Management Agency, City of Dallas Water Utilities, and Tarrant Regional […]

Honoring Class of ’15 USAFA Civil Engineering Cadets


The SAME Pikes Peak Post, in conjunction with the U.S. Air Force Academy Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, in March hosted the 11th Annual SAME/U.S. Air Force Academy Engineer Appreciation Dinner. The dinner, which honors First Class Cadets who will graduate with an engineering degree from the Air Force Academy, is supported by numerous […]

DC/NoVA Posts Host 9th Annual Joint Small Business Event


Two of the largest Posts in SAME came together in February for the ninth installment of their Joint Posts Small Business and Government Conference. The Northern Virginia and Washington DC Posts co-sponsored the conference, which was held Feb. 25, 2015 at the Army-Navy Country Club in Arlington, Va. This year’s event drew more than 250 […]

San Antonio Posts Recognizes Leaders


One meeting, two dedicated members of the San Antonio Post (one of SAME’s largest Posts) were recognized for their long and dedicated (and ongoing) service in support of the Post’s success and the Society’s mission. At the April 28 San Antonio Post Board meeting, Post President, and newly invested SAME Fellow Lt. Col. David Yang, CFM, […]

Honoring Mentoring Award Winner


At the San Antonio Post’s March 17 meeting, Post President and newly invested Class of 2015 Fellow, Lt. Col. David Yang, USASF (Ret.), presented Col. Louis “Kent” Lancaster, F.SAME, USAF (Ret.) with the SAME 2014 Gerald C. Brown Mentoring Award for his outstanding mentoring efforts as a Fellow. Because Kent was unable to attend the […]

Recapping SAME Leader Workshops


From Student Chapters to Posts in all 17 Regions, from future engineers to long-term Society leaders, the 2015 Winter SAME Leadership Workshops brought together best practices for operating successful Posts while putting a new spin on strategic planning for all of SAME. This year’s four-day event—held Feb. 19-22 in Phoenix—incorporated a “bottom-up” strategic planning session, […]

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