Archive for January, 2010

ASCE Younger Members February Meeting

The KC Younger Members Group want to invite everyone to February 2010 meeting. We will be having a joint meeting with the KU ASCE Student Chapter. Bring your business cards and meet new Civil Engineering students and Civil Engineering Professionals for a business card exchange.

When: Tuesday, February 16th (5:30 social, 6:00 meeting)

13110 W. 62nd Terrace
Shawnee, KS 66216

Please contact Holly Boomsma (, if you would like to find out more about the KC ASCE Younger Members Group.

Volunteers Needed – MATHCOUNTS Competition

Calling all ASCE YMG members….

MATHCOUNTS needs our help. They are in need of volunteers for their annual competition. The event is on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010 at Burns & McDonnell.

Burns & McDonnell Headquarters
9400 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64114

They are only asking for an hour and a half time commitment (you can sign up for longer if you wish).

Please take a look at your calendars and see if you can spare a couple hours to help.

Please contact Brandy Kean ( or Steve Linehan ( for more information and to sign up to be a volunteer.

The MATHCOUNTS Competition is a national middle school coaching and competitive mathematics program that promotes mathematics achievement through a series of fun and engaging “bee” style contests. Visit the website for more information:

ASCE Younger Members January Meeting

First, the KC Younger Members Group would like to thank all those who came out to our Toys for Tots event at The Brooksider for our December meeting. We had a great turnout and collected a ton of toys for children.

The KC Younger Members Group want to welcome everyone to our first 2010 meeting. We are starting the year off at an establishment in Leawood, near Town Center Plaza. Come to the meeting to find out what you can get involved with this year.

When: Wednesday, Jan. 20th (5:30 social, 6:00 meeting)

Where: Paddy O’Quigley’s
Paddy O’Quigley’s
11851 Roe Ave
Leawood, KS 66211

Please contact Holly Boomsma (, if you would like to find out more about the KC ASCE Younger Members Group.

Central Region Younger Member Council

The Central Region YMC (Regions 3, 6, and 7) will be held January 22-23, 2010 in Cleveland, Ohio in conjunction with the Workshop for Section and Branch Leaders and the Workshop for Student Chapter Leaders at the Multi Region Leadership Conference. Please contact Marie Maly at, or Carolyn Young, Central Region YMC Chair, at, for more information.