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August 24: Annual Golf Tournament

On Friday, August 24, the UW AGC Student Chapter will be hosting its annual Golf Tournament at Washington National Golf Club in Auburn. If you’re interested in joining us, please email Will Niehoff at agcsc@uw.edu to register as an individual or as a team. Teams are $700 and individuals are $175. Price includes golf and…

UW NECA Student Chapter Battles Energy Consumption in the Built Environment

Students in the Construction Management program are participating in a competition held by the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) called the “Green Energy Challenge.” It is a nationwide competition that encourages student teams to seek out creative and sustainable solutions to today’s energy consumption demands within the built environment. This year’s team is led by…

MCAA Team Places in Top Four Nationwide at National Conference in San Antonio, Texas

Just as Spring Quarter began, the CM Department’s MCAA student team headed down to San Antonio, Texas, to present at the MCAA’s National Conference. The UW team, consisting of Zach Shoopman, Eduardo Equihua, Sara Sohnly, Chris Erb, David Vo, Colin Hudacek, and Ryan Wilson, placed in the top four schools nationwide for their written presentation….

Integrated Project Delivery: An Action Guide for Leaders

On June 5th, IPDA, CIDCI, and the Charles Pankow Foundation released Integrated Project Delivery: An Action Guide for Leaders. This guide offers practical information for project leaders concerning the commencement and execution of IPD projects and represents IPD as it is currently practiced throughout the industry in Canada and the United States. This guide itself is the result…

Meet a Few of Our New CM Students!

UW Junior – Lauren Gallagher   Why did you decide to major in CM? I decided on CM because my parents have a residential construction company. My mom is the interior designer and my dad is the general contractor so I developed a passion for construction when I was young. Growing up, I was always…