Mission: The boston society of civil engineers section/asce (bsces) is the oldest engineering organization in the united states. Founded in 1848, bsces is a member-based professional organization focusing on technical programs, events and initiatives that support our members and benefit the civil engineering profession. Bsces enhances the professional growth of its members, nurtures future engineers, advances engineering knowledge, and serves as an advocate, trusted advisor, and steward for public safety in the built environment investment in sustainable infrastructure and protection of our natural resources.
Programs: Bsces held 32 technical group, board and committee-sponsored events and provided 23 scholarships, grants and awards totaling $28,286 in conjunction with these events with 1,471 attendees.
issued 100 broadcast emails in support of bsces programs and activities.
bsces members actively engage in efforts to educate students and the public about the importance of civil engineers and the projects they undertake. Members produce the cable tv show 'civil engineering today', host annual student contests, conduct bridge tours and make classroom presentations for the benefit of k-12 students.