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  • In Memory of Dr. Ed Sullivan, P.E.

    District 6 marks the passing of one of its distinguished ITE members and Student Chapter Advisors, Dr. Edward C. Sullivan, P.E., who passed away on Monday, February 16, 2009.  He was born in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1944.  Dr. Sullivan earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Civil Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and more >
  • Interstate Innovations

    Authorization of the Interstate System was a political victory that resulted in enormous societal benefits of safety and mobility. It stimulated economic and lifestyle developments such as franchised motels and fast food eateries, freight pick-up and delivery for communities not served by rail lines, and just-in-time delivery of goods that turned trucks into rolling more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: May/Jun

    The Northern California Section has been utilizing innovative fundraising methods over the last two years to generate excitement about the Student Endowment Fund in their section.  In 2008, they raised over $5000 for the Endowment Fund and received an award for the Highest Overall Contribution to the Student Endowment Fund at the Annual Meeting inAnaheim.  This more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Mar/Apr

    The ITE student chapter at Arizona State University is currently preparing for its first full active semester since the early 1990’s. After several years of inactivity, the Arizona State University chapter was re-launched with help from the Arizona Section of ITE in October 2008. From left to right: Sarah Ellie Ziems (Treasurer), Sravani Vadlamani (Vice-President), Bhargava Kishore Sana (President), Karthik Konduri (Secretary) The more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Jan/Feb

    When Cathy Leong asked me to write a short article on why Barbara and I made a donation to the Student Endowment Fund, it took a little thinking to figure out why.  I guess it is basic enough to say I probably would not have become a Traffic Engineer if it had not been more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Dec

    The Riverside San Bernardino Section (RSBITE) has been a regular contributor to the Student Endowment Fund and consistently supported efforts in this regard.  All student members are encouraged to participate in monthly lunch sessions and their costs are waived for most lunch sessions. Additionally, once every year we combine our monthly meeting with ITE Southern more >
  • Student Endowment Fund Spotlight: Nov

    It is not often in life that actions you take today can truly affect the future for others. Attracting quality people to our profession is an area that assures the vitality and success of our industry now and for many years into the future. When we originally discussed the concepts of student initiatives they more >