Wednesday, March 20, 2013

April ITE Meeting

Seward Highway,
Dimond to Dowling Project

Jim Amundsen, P.E., ADOT&PF Project Manager

When: Tuesday, April 2, 2013, Noon
Where: Alaska Aviation Museum, 4721 Aircraft Drive

Please RSVP by Friday, March 29, 2013 to Susan Melton-Acheson at or 272-5451.

Cost is $15 for Alaska Section Members, $22 for unpaid members & guests, and free for students.

An RSVP is a monetary commitment on your behalf whether or not you attend. Substitutions welcome. Please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions with your

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

ITE Alaska Section Scholarship

$$    Attention  ENGINEERING  Students!!    $$

The Institute of Transportation Engineers Alaska Section is excited to announce the start of our local Scholarship Program.

ITE Alaska Section is seeking candidates for the 2013 Scholarship Program now.  One (1) scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded in September 2013.  It is desired that the recipient attend the September ITE luncheon meeting on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 where the scholarship will be presented.

Requirements for Application:

·         Full-time, undergraduate student, with sophomore or junior standing at award date, enrolled in an accredited engineering program at the University of Alaska.
·         Cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or greater.
·         Member of ITE National and the local Alaska Section. National and local membership is free for students!
·         Postmark complete application, with all required signatures, on or before April 26, 2013.
·         Students already on a full scholarship (tuition, room and board, books) at the University of Alaska, are not eligible for this scholarship.

Download the application here:

Thank you to all members and sponsors who made this scholarship possible!

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

SWE Professional Development Seminar

The Greatland Section of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE Greatland) is extending an invitation to ITE members for their upcoming training. 

Please see the details below:

Topic:  Navigating Conflict Well
Date:  Saturday, March 23, 2013
Time:  9a-1:30p
Location: Beyond Borders (6921 Brayton Drive, Second Floor)

SWE Greatland has asked Christian Muntean from Beyond Borders to help us to explore the difficulties faced in conflict and how to best manage
our own responses to help reach a mutual agreement.
Explore what conflict is and why it gets so weird.
Identify your personal responses to conflict.
Learn a simple tool for reaching agreement.

This will be a four hour training (4 C.E.U.s) with a 30 minute break in which a continental breakfast will be provided.
Cost is $50 per person.
Registration closes Wednesday, March 20th.
Class size is limited, so register early!
If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Mormilo at