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RELEASED: Lean and IPD Case Studies Show Striking Uniformity of Project Success

Construction Management faculty, Dr. Carrie Dossick, joins colleagues from the University of Minnesota and the University of British Columbia in releasing findings from IPDA/LCI funded study. “The overall findings are consistent with the larger body of research showing that teams using IPD and Lean are more reliable in terms of the schedule and cost and in…


UW and WSU Convene Group to Re-Imagine Capital Construction

On October 24, 2016, Washington State University (WSU) and University of Washington (UW) invited the building industry’s best minds to discuss what they can do to add values and innovation around how and what to build. The objectives of the day’s events were to identify approaches, tools, methods, processes and more to improve: Design and…

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CM Masters admissions process goes online!

Effective immediately, the admissions process for both of our masters programs (classroom-based and online) is now 100% online. Classroom-based Masters: Starting this academic year (2016-17), the Department of CM will be accepting applications for the classroom-based Master of Science in Construction Management only ONCE a year. All applications (for both international and domestic students) will be due…

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Nov. 1: The CM Career Fair is coming to the HUB!

Our Annual Career Fair will be held 10:00 am-4:00 pm in the HUB on Tues, Nov. 1. Below, please find the list of 70 companies and organizations that will be in attendance. Bring copies of your resume. Dress: business casual. Students from other departments are welcome. Hope to see you there! Absher Construction Aldrich +…

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NECA team wins 2nd place at national competition!

Congratulations to Andrew Vose, Michael Feaster, James Nosack, Ruslan Bagaveev, Ana Antunez, and Emma Parks! They earned 2nd place in the National Electrical Contractors Association Green Energy Student Competition in Boston on October 8th. A special shout out to Emma Parks who won Best Presenter!   This was a huge learning opportunity for the students…