News & Events
$$Civil Engineering IAC Spring 2015 Scholarships Available$$
Prairie View A&M University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC) Scholarship Application is NOW available! DEADLINE is October 17 th, 2014, 5:00 PM – SHARP in a SEALED envelope to Mrs. Sharon Evans, 110A CL Wilson Building. Download the Scholarship Application Package here (link below)
Please contact Dr. Judy Perkins at (936) 261-1655 or juPerkins@pvamu.edu for more information.
Please see the Application Package for more information.
Kelvin Solco, FAA Southwest Regional Director (Alum) Visits Campus October 20, 2014
Prairie View A&M University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department’s ASCE Student Chapter will be hosting Mr. Kelvin Solco, FAA Southwest Regional Director (a PVAMU Alum) on October 20, 2014 in Room 203 Wilson Building, 2:30 to 4:30 PM. Additional event information is provided via the link below.
Please contact Dr. Judy Perkins at (936) 261-1655 (juPerkins@pvamu.edu) or Dr. Iftekhar Ahmed at (936) 261-1659 (firstname.lastname@example.org ) for more information.
Please see the Save-The_Date Flyer for more information.
Industry Advisory Council Luncheon 2014
Prairie View A&M University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC) is hosting it’s fifth annual benefit luncheon on April 24 th, 2014, 11 AM. The theme of the program is, “Exponential Growth in Houston’s Energy Sector: Transportation Challenges and Opportunities.” The speakers for the event are Clark Martinson, General Manager, Energy Corridor (Houston) and Alan Clark, Director of Transportation Planning, Houston-Galveston Area Council. The Master of Ceremonies for the event is PVAMU Alumnus Mr. Jackie Freeman, PE, former Harris County Deputy Director of Public Infrastructure.
Please contact Ms. Norma Santoyo at (713) 354-1530 or nsantoyo@HNTB.com for more information.
IAC Luncheon 2012
The Prairie View A&M University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC) is holding it’s fourth annual benefit luncheon on March 27th, 2012. The theme of the program is, “Fueling Houston’s Future with New Ideas in Rail and Energy”. The speakers for the event are Judge Robert A. Eckels, President of Lone Star High-Speed Rail, LLC and Bruce York, Vice President of Construction for Endicott Biofuels. The master of ceremonies for the event is our Alumni Mr. Jackie Freeman, P.E., – Harris County Deputy Director of Public Infrastructure.
IAC Luncheon 2011
The Prairie View A&M University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department’s Industry Advisory Council (IAC), held is third annual benefit luncheon on April 21, 2011. The theme of the program was, “Meeting the Infrastructure Needs of the Houston Area For Growth and Prosperity”. There were three great speakers discussing very interesting topics:
- Dan Krueger, P.E. – City of Houston Director of Public Works
- Eric Potts- City or Houston Airport System Chief Development Officer
- William A. Wachel, Jr., P.E. – Director of Project Management & G.I.S.
Masters of Ceremonies
- Jackie Freeman, P.E., – Harris County Deputy Director of Public Infrastructure
The speakers presented some incredibly important material that really hit all groups of our audience. The talks were informative and engaging and the interaction with student and practitioners was great. If you attended the event, Thank you for your support and interest in the PVAMU Civil and Environmental Engineering program and for sponsoring and attending this year’s event. If you missed the event, we would love to see you next Spring.
We had and enthusiastic response this year with over 180 in attendance. Through the generous support of our sponsors will be awarding two scholarships and providing resources for the department.
We would like to thank all of the sponsors and individuals that made this years luncheon a huge success.
|Dean’s Level ($2500)
Roy G. Perry College of Engineering
Prairie View A&M University
|Undergraduate Level ($500)
Texas Transportation Institute
Waste Management of Texas
|Doctorate Level ($1500)
|Master’s Level ($1000)
Nathelyne A. Kennedy & Associates