Monday, January 19, 2015

UAA student Meet and Greet

Notice: there is an upcoming opportunity to do a Meet and Greet with UAA engineering students.

The UAA College of Engineering Alumni Chapter and Student Societies are hosting a Meet and Greet on Friday, January 30, 2015 from 6pm to 8pm.

The event will be held in the Consortium Library in Room 307.

Honeywell and Alumni Relations are generously sponsoring food for the event.

The goal is to socialize with the students, fellow alumni, faculty and staff. Working engineers and alumni are invited to share their experiences/benefit of being involved in student chapters or in professional ones. Why do you think membership – and more importantly, participation – is important?

You are also invited to share advice (solicited from the students).

Training opportunity

Notice: Upcoming training opportunity:

What: IMSA Signal Technician Level 1

When: March 11 & 12, 8:30 to 4:30, with one hour break for lunch. If you want to challenge the exam, it will be held on the 12th after lunch check for details.

Cost: For the training, including exam, $300 for IMSA members, $350 for non-members. Challenge exam $100. You will need to provide your own manual. If you want to borrow, the latest revision is 2011. If you want to buy a manual it is $60 for members, $70 for nonmembers plus shipping. Be sure to order your manual at least 4 weeks in advance of the class from

Where: MOA Transit administration building , 3600 Martin Luther King Ave, 2nd floor conference room.

Registration and Information: Contact Daryl Barney MOA Traffic Signal Technician, , or 343-8362

There will also be an IMSA Annual Meeting in the same location on March 10th.

Sunday, January 4, 2015

January Lunch Meeting

Parks Highway MP 237 Riley Creek Bridge
Replacement – using the Construction Management General Contractor method

(a roundtable format presentation)

Presentation by:

Derek Christianson, Michael Baker; Anne Brooks, Brooks & Associates; Lauren Little & Mike Lund, DOT&PF Northern Region; Jesse Peterson & Jon Szymik, Hamilton Construction

When: Tuesday, January 6, 2014, Noon
Where: Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum, 4721 Aircraft Drive

Please RSVP by Friday, December 5 to Danielle Fay, ITE Alaska Treasurer, at

Cost is $15 for Alaska Section Members, $22 for non-members & guests, and free for full-time undergraduate 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 RSVP.

Individuals or companies can pay for ITE lunch meetings for their planned attendance for the rest of the year and not have to RSVP or write a check each month. This option is only available to members. Company attendance reservations at each lunch can be used by any member; individual yearly RSVPs are not transferable. Please contact the Alaska Section Treasurer if you are interested in this option.

Media Release: ITE Alaska reserves the right to use any audio, video, and/or photographs of me, or guest, or staff member, participating in any meeting(s) or event for promotional or marketing purposes.