GKC Post Builds a “STEM Ladder”

GKC Post STEM

The SAME Greater Kansas City (GKC) Post has been hard at work supporting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) initiatives for students of all ages. Often referred to as the “STEM Ladder,” the approach GKC has taken strategically supports programs targeted at increasing student exposure to STEM programs in middle and high school and providingRead More »

Denver Post Supports STEM

Denver Post STEM program

The SAME Denver Metro Post recently completed its sixth year sponsoring Engineering Explorer Post 827. The year’s final outreach meeting introduced 19 young women and men to engineering in outer space, as they had the chance to spend two hours discussing careers in aerospace and astronautics with an astronaut at the Lockheed Martin Waterton CanyonRead More »

Engineers at Normandy: From the TME Archives

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To honor the the 70th Anniversary of D-Day, take a look back at one of the many roles military engineers played in the operation that changed history. In the December 1944 issue of The Military Engineer (Vol. XXXVI, No. 230), Rear Adm. John J. Manning, CEC, USN, detailed the planning and construction of artificial harborsRead More »

SAME Continues Support to QL+

SAME donates to QL+

  On Saturday, May 31, 2014, Dr. Bob Wolff, P.E., F.SAME, SAME Executive Director, presented a check in the amount of $18,000 to Mr. Jon Monett, President and CEO of Quality of Life Plus (QL+) as part of SAME’s ongoing commitment to supporting STEM and wounded warriors. QL+ is an organization, based in San LuisRead More »

Registration now open for Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) webinar

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SAME Architectural Practice Committee is hosting a 1.5-hour webinar: How to Interpret and Implement the Recently Updated UFC 4-010-01, Antiterrorism and Force Protection Requirements on Thurs., June 12 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. The online session will cover the recent changes in Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) 4-010-01 and what AT/FP consultants and/or reviewers see as critical toRead More »