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  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Mar/Apr

    The Mar-Apr Spotlights were written by the two University of Alaska student chapters with a forward by Anne Brooks and Joann Mitchell, LAC Co-Chairs of the upcoming Western District Annual Meeting in Anchorage, Alaska.  The following is the LAC’s message: The Local Arrangements Committee and the ITE Alaska Section would like to invite everyone to join us in Anchorage for the 2011 Western more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Jan/Feb

    By Michael Sanderson, PE, PTOE, LEED AP President/CEO, Sanderson Stewart At Sanderson Stewart, we are proud to be the first private company recognized as a Gold Level contributor to the Western District’s student endowment fund.  You might ask, “Why would we do that?”  What is the benefit for a company like ours to contribute more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Nov/Dec

    The date was May 14, 1992. A traffic engineering intern for the City of West Hollywood, California, boarded a shuttle bus at Oakland Airport destined for the 44th California Symposium on Transportation Issues at the Oakland Airport Hilton. He was excited about the opportunity to immerse himself in traffic engineering for two days, but more >
  • Ensuring a Sustainable Future of the Younger You

    By Richard T. Romer, P.E., P.T.O.E. (F) Sustainability is a word used to describe many things these days, so why not in relation to the development of a sustainable future for our most important asset, the student members of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE), the “younger you”.  The District 6 Endowment Fund ensures more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Jul/Aug

    Cathy Leong asked me to share my thoughts concerning the Western District Student Endowment Fund and the reasons for my support over the years. I remember going to one of my first District Leadership Breakfast meetings when I was on our Nevada Chapter Board years ago. At that meeting the ITE leadership explained how more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: May/Jun

    This Endowment Fund Spotlight was written by the University of Washington student chapter, which has benefitted from the generous support of the Washington Section, one of our newest Platinum Level group contributors. The University of Washington ITE Student Chapter (UW ITE) provides students with a unique opportunity to meet professionals and to share questions, motivations, and visions about more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Mar/Apr

    Marc Mizuta, President of the San Diego Section:  Over the last several years as I moved up the ranks on the Executive Board of the San Diego Section, I have learned a great deal from my predecessors and especially from Edgar Perez, our current Western District Vice President.  While serving as President for the San more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Jan/Feb

    Mark Spencer, LAC Chair for the 2010 District Annual Meeting in San Francisco:  The ITE Student Chapter at UC Berkeley is once again alive, and thanks to the hard work of our student leaders the Chapter is growing.  The tradition of ITE and UC Berkeley dates back to at least 1948 and the first ITE more >
  • Student Endowment Fund

    The Student Endowment Fund has surpassed the $200,000 mark and is well on its way to our $500,000 goal.  Our success can be attributed to the strong support that the fund has received from our Sections and members.  At this year’s Annual Meeting in Denver, the Colorado-Wyoming Section became our second Platinum Level group more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Nov/Dec

    Section President Craig Faessler: The Colorado-Wyoming Section had the honor and pleasure of hosting the Western District annual meeting this past July. Our local arrangements committee worked very hard to pull together another successful event for the District.  To kick off the event, the Colorado-Wyoming Section became only the second group to reach the “platinum” level of more >