LA YMF’s 15th Annual Student Night and Job Fair (SNJF) will be held on Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, in Downtown Los Angeles. This event gathers over 200 students from the 11 local universities in the ASCE LA Section region (Cal Baptist, Cal Poly SLO, Cal Poly Pomona, CSUF, CSULA, CSULB, CSUN, LMU, UCI, UCLA, USC) as well as other universities in the Greater Los Angeles region. This annual event serves to recognize outstanding students from these local 11 universities with scholarships and awards, to provide our engineering students with the opportunity to find employment, and to facilitate interactions among employers, young professionals, and students from the 11 local universities.
If your company currently has open job opportunities and/or is looking for an opportunity to network with some of the brightest and most talented civil engineering students within the Greater Los Angeles area, then we encourage you to consider sponsoring and attending our event.
Join ASCE Orange County YMF for some archery at Orange County Archery in Fountain Valley. No experience is needed and all are welcomed to attend. Orange County Archery is providing a private lesson for our group that will surely have everyone, even for the first timers, shooting arrows in no time. We will be in an indoor range which means that everyone will be able to get many rounds of shooting. Space is limited and the event will start promptly on-time.
Please RSVP and pay at OC YMF's website at http://asce-oc-ymf-archery2014.eventbrite.com
LA YMF invites everyone to attend our next monthly Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 11th, at 6:30 PM. YMF's Board Meetings are the second Tuesday of every month at the City of Los Angeles, Department of Public Works building (1149 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015) in downtown Los Angeles on the 7th floor conference room.
San Fernando High School is hosting their Annual Senior Mock Interviews on March 12th, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM and 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. As their largest career-readiness event of each year, the high school matches senior students with professionals and college students from their intended career field to help students conduct mock interviews, career plan and network.
With a large number of students interested in engineering this year, the school is looking for engineering professionals and college students who can volunteer to share their time, knowledge, and experience to inspire the high school students to pursue an engineering career.
Join us in a technical presentation hosted by the ASCE Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch (MLAB) in conjunction with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP). Mr. Peter Liu, Manager of the Water Recycling Planning Group, will be giving a presentation on LADWP's Groundwater Replenishment Program.
ASCE LA YMF will be participating in the 2014 CANstruction Los Angeles Competition (http://canstructionla.com/). At the CANstruction LA event, teams of prominent Los Angeles architects, engineers, and designers create exciting structures made entirely of cans of food to be put on public display and awarded prizes by a panel of judges. At the event's completion, the cans are donated to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. Over the last five years CANstruction LA has raised over 197,525 cans of food for the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank. This year the event will be held inside the historic Farmers & Merchants Bank as a part of the Downtown Los Angeles Art Walk on Thursday, March 13, 2014. Hopefully you can make it out to see our structure and support our team!
Donations are greatly appreciated to help the LA YMF team purchase the cans of food for the CANstruction competition and then donated to the LA Regional Food Bank following the event. Contributions are tax-exempt (Tax I.D. No. 95-3135649) and can be made by clicking on the Donate button below.
Join the Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch (MLAB) and LA YMF for a FREE technical tour of the new $60 million state-of-the-art ultraviolet treatment facility at the Los Angeles Filtration Plant (LAAFP) hosted by the LA Department of Water and Power (LADWP). A tour of the existing LAAFP facility will also be included.
Ever wanted to play hockey but can't skate? Come join LA, OC, SB/R YMFs for a friendly broomball competition at the Pasadena Ice Skating Center. Just bring your sneakers and a sweater. All required equipment will be provided and refreshments will be served. Note that this a late night event on a Saturday.
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Save the date for this special event as Professor Thomas O'Rourke receives the first ASCE Le Val Lund Award for Practicing Lifeline Risk Reduction. He will also be the event speaker whose teaching and research spans a wide spectrum of expertise including geotechnical earthquake engineering, underground construction technology, earth retention systems, and the protection of large, geographically distributed systems such as water supplies, gas and liquid fuel networks, and transportation facilities.
Join the Los Angeles (LA) and Orange County (OC) Younger Member Forum for a Clippers vs. Kings game and pre-game warm ups on Saturday, April 12th at the Staples Center.
Prior to the game, the Staples Center will open their doors to us to watch the Clippers's team warm up from center lodge seats, which is just a couple feet away from the court.
Being close to the NBA playoffs, the NBA games are the most exciting during this time, and what better way to enjoy the game than a live match from our local Clippers team.
In order to the watch team warm up, we will be meeting at 10:30 AM at a location to be determined as the event day approaches. Actual game time starts at 12:30 PM.
The seats are located in Section 302 rows 13, 14 and 15.
Purchase your ticket by Clicking Here. Early Bird tickets ($35) end January 15, 2014. Afterwards, Regular tickets are $40.