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ASC Construction Managment Competition

1200 students. 166 teams. 43 universities.

24 students from Myers-Lawson School of construction at Virginia Tech were among the 1200.

The 27th Annual Associated Schools of Construction Regions 6 & 7 Student competition is the largest construction management student competition in the nation. The teams are presented with industry provided problems to solve. Read more about ASC Construction Managment Competition

MLSoC Students Compete in ASC National Competition: Pre-Con Team Takes 1st Place

MLSoC Team members standing from left: Alek Leckszas, Tim Reddick, Glenn Sullivan, and Prof. Fiori; sitting from left: Andrew McNulty, Evan Underwood, and Justin Rajadhyaksha.

The Myers-Lawson School of Construction sent three teams of students to compete in the Associated Schools of Construction Region 6&7 national open problem competition in Reno, Nevada last week. The teams were focused in three different aspects of construction – Pre-Construction Services, Concrete and Sustainable Building & LEED and were a mix of CEM and BC students. Read more about MLSoC Students Compete in ASC National Competition: Pre-Con Team Takes 1st Place

VT Students working with Augusta Farm to create a Special Needs Camp

A team of construction students from the Myers-Lawson School of Construction at Virginia Tech is helping with green building and layout

A sustainable building team, comprised of Virginia Tech construction students and led by Dr. Annie Pearce, visited an Augusta County farm that the owners plan to convert into a summer camp for children with special needs.  The hope is that this summer camp could become the first to be Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-certified.  Read more about VT Students working with Augusta Farm to create a Special Needs Camp