Fri Sep 8 2000

Joint ASCE/ITE kick-off meeting 3:00 pm Room EN 198 Elections were held for both societies, and presentation topics were suggested. ITE executive committee members

Fri Sep 15 2000

ASCE Membership Drive: Play Pool at the Alumni Memorial Union 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tue Sep 19 2000

Membership Drive. Members will be available at the Haggerty Engineering Building lobby to help you with your membership paperwork this semester from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm each day.

Thu Sep 21 2000

Miller Park Tour

Preliminary Schedule:

  • Meet at 3:15 at the Miller Park. Tour will last approximately one hour, followed by a tailgate barbeque, and
  • a Pat McCurdy concert
  • followed by a Brewer Game ($2 bleacher seats with student ID)

Seniors remember: this is Career Fair 2000 Day. AMU 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Bring your resume! (You still have time to participate at the tailgate party).

Fri Sep 22 2000

ITE meeting / CIVIL ENGINEERING Ice Breaker Party. Meet in Haggerty Engineering Room 198 at 3:00 pm. Then we will move to the lobby area. Bring your friends, ask Freshmen and Sophomores to join you!

Fri Sep 29 2000

ASCE Wisconsin Section Annual Meeting at the Midwest Express Center Dr. Vinnakota encourages you to participate (he will be taking attendance at the meeting!!!)

Fri Oct 6 2000

ITE meeting

Fri Oct 13 2000

ASCE meetingCivil Golf Open (prizes have intentionally been set lower, so Tiger won't show up!) Dr. Wenzel has checked with the appropriate authorities: the weather will be perfect!

Where: New Berlin Hills Golf Course 13175 West Graham Street, New Berlin, WI
Time: Tee Times (2:30 pm-3:30 pm), Awards/Prizes 5:30 pm
Cost: $20 (Faculty, Staff), $15 (Students) Includes 9 holes of golf, prizes and light snacks
Information: 414 288 7030 Checks payable to Dr. Thomas H. Wenzel
Registration and payment deadline: Thursday, September 28, 2000.
Fri Oct 20 2000

Mid-Semester Break

Fri Oct 27 2000

ITE meeting: Volleyball Social at the Helfaer Center

Fri Nov 3 2000

ASCE meeting: Review of a major Aviation Accident-Presentation by Dr. Drakopoulos

Tue Nov 7 2000

ITE meeting: A presentation on the Marquette Interchange Reconstruction and other major downtown Milwaukee projects.

What: Presentation and light dinner (butcher block-make your own sandwitch, salads, desserts, soft drinks). The presenters will also address employment opportunities with their organizations.

Who is presenting: Wisconsin Dept of Transportation, HNTB and CH2M Hill

Who should attend: Event is open to all students and faculty members (Civil Engineers, Planners, any other interested students)

Where: Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union--The Lunda Room (see directions below)

When: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Cost:None (free dinner, free parking at the parking structure)

Confirmation: Because space is limited to the first 40 registrants, we are asking you to send an e-mail to with a subject line: "Will attend Nov 7 dinner," if you plan to attend.

Directions and Parking:

General map

Campus map (see page 2)

Many thanks to our presenters:

  • Brad Flom, P.E., Sr. Project Manager, HNTB
  • Don Reinbold, Project Director, WisDOT

the professionals who volunteered their time to meet with our students:

  • John Oimoen, Supervisor,WisDOT
  • Dave Nguyen,WisDOT
  • Marshall Quade, WisDOT
  • Fareen Abbas, HNTB
  • Rich Coakley, Sr. Transportation Engineer, CH2M Hill
  • Charlie Webb, Project Planner, CH2M Hill
  • Liz Gill, Human Resources, CH2M Hill

and our guests, for a pleasurable evening.

Pictures from the event.

Short video 1 from the event (Tony Raab, Paul Stupka and Drue Stoehr).

Short video 2 from the event (Don Reinbold).

A Marquette Tribune article by Quincy Harder (a Tribune Staff reporter) was printed on the front page on Thursday, November 9, 2000.

Part 1 Part 2

Fri Nov 17 2000

ASCE meeting: A presentation on the deconstruction of County Stadium from Mr. Flandermeyer and Mr. Blomberg of MCM Construction. Engineering Building Rm 198, 3:00 pm.

Fri Nov 24 2000

ThanksGiving holiday

Fri Dec 1 2000

ITE meeting: Airport Engineering: more than meets the eye! Presentation by Mr. Ed Baisch, General Mitchell International Airport. Room EN 494 3:00pm - 4:00 pm

Fri Dec 8 2000

Joint ASCE/ITE social outing meeting. Details to be announced.



Wed Jan 24 2001
  • ITE Wisconsin Section Meeting

  • Annual Madison Lunch Meeting
  • Place: Sheraton Madison Hotel
  • 706 John Nolen Drive
  • Madison, WI
  • Topic: Hoan Bridge
  • Speakers: Wisconsin Department of Transportation
  • Time:11:30 Social; 12:00 Lunch; 12:45 Speaker.
  • See ITE Wisconsin Web site
Thu Jan 25 2001

ASCE Southeast Wisconsin Branch January Dinner Meeting: Scholarship Night Meeting- Hosted by MSOE Student Chapter

The ITE student chapter placed third in the competition among student-sponsored Open House exhibits. Congratulations to all volunteers who worked to put together the ITE display!

ITE Picture gallery

ASCE will sponsor the concrete canoe and steel bridge exhibits.

Wed Mar 14 2001

Meeting at Marquette University: "Student Recognition Night"
Wednesday, March 14, 2001
Place: Alumni Memorial Union Lunda Dining Room (Main Floor)


  • Martin Bruening Award
  • Marquette Student Chapter Update

Topic: Applications of Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and GIS in Transportation.

Speaker: Georgia Vergou, Marquette University Graduate Student

Meeting pictures:

Fri Mar 16 2001

ASCE: Build a Tower for St. Patrick. Prizes for the best tower: 1st place $20 to Giodannos', 2nd and 3rd place $5 to Jimmy Johns'.

  • Contestants will be judged on height and aesthetics. Supplies will be provided.
  • 3:00pm Room 125 EB.


Tue Mar 20 2001

ASCE Tentative field trip Tour of ICP( International Concrete Products) precast plant in New Berlin. 9:00 am--We'd have to meet a little earlier to account for travel time. The tour will last approximately 2.5 hours. If you could please respond and let me know if you are really interested and also if this time absolutely will not work for you, what time(s) would be better. Please have replies in by Friday February 16th. Thank you. Aleisha.

Fri Mar 30 2001

ASCE. Concrete canoe cast-see pictures

Fri Apr 6 2001

Chi Epsilon student initiation 4 PM in room 278. A celebration dinner at Buca's on the east side will start at 5:30 PM.
Initiates' pictures

Fri Apr 20 2001

ITE. Transportation alternatives for the City of Madison, Wisconsin.

Presenter: Karen Mathu, Bay Ridge Consulting.
3:00 pm Room 494 Haggerty Engineering. Ice cream and soft drinks will be provided.
Picture from the presentation

Fri Apr 27 2001

ASCE Concrete Canoe.
Congratulations to the concrete canoe team for their third place award!

Tue May 1 2001

Dr. Zitomer and Mike Gabor (a Professional Engineer) will be summarizing their bridge construction effort in Guatemala in January 2001. Presentation during Dr. Foley's Bridge Construction Class (CEEN 149 Tuesday May 1, 2001; 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm, Rm EN494).


May 15, 2001.

Follow the link to the CEEN Senior Scramble Golf outing.


Wed May 16 2001

ITE Wisconsin section meeting in Pewaukee.
Mike May, Marquette University student chapter president to receive the Harvey Shebesta fellowship.

Congratulations Mike!!!
For meeting details check the ITE Wisconsin Chapter web site. Make your reservations early!

Pictures from the event.


 ASCE Steel Bridge team. 

Sep 6 2001

ASCE and ITE elections held in Rm 494. Congratulations to the new executive boards!

Sep 15 2001

ASCE Service project: building a handicap ramp. (tentative date)

Sep 19 2001

ITE WI Summer Luncheon Meeting. Joey Buona's Pizzeria Grille, 500 N. Water St. Milwaukee, WI.
Topic: Brookfield Roundabout Public Opinion.
Speaker:Karl Schulz, City of Brookfield.
11:30 Registration/Social Time, 11:50 Lunch, 12:40 Speaker. Cost $15/person (students half price).

Registration deadline: Noon, Wednesday September 12th.

Sep 20 2001

The Civil Ice Breaker:
Meet in room 272 at 3:00 for an introduction of the department. Sandwiches, chips and dessert will follow in the pit.
Following the ice breaker, ASCE and ITE will be having their membership drive. Join us in the AMU pool room for free pool and snacks. We will be raffling off T-shirts.

Sep 20 2001

Many engineering firms will be on campus to recruit students. Among them two of our recent graduates will be here:

  • Javier Millan with Kenig, Lindgren, O'Hara, Aboona, Inc. (KLOA) in Rosemont, Illinois is looking for students interested in Transportation.
  • Jerremy Foss, with Manhard Consulting Ltd in Vernon Hills, Illinois. involved in private commercial and residential design and in municipal work. The company has an environmental department, a stormwater management department, a commercial & residential design department, a survey department, and a small transportation department that is beginning to grow. The company has two offices in the Chicago area and one in Denver and plans to expand to three other cities in the next year.


If you want to work for the Milwaukee County Department of Public Works, Transportation Division, contact Rollin Bertran, Traffic Engineer, at 414 278-4922. Full-time during summer, part-time during the school year.

Sep 21 2001

ASCE WI section meeting at the Kalahari resort, Wisconsin Dells.

Sep 26 2001

ITE WI section: Intelligent Transportation Systems Forum @ Marquette University.

ASCE student chapter meeting 7:15 pm in room 198.
Discussing the numerous activities and events happening this year. Marquette will be hosting the SE Branching Meeting and regionals in the spring. There are a lot of exciting things happening, so come to the meeting and get involved, and get some free pizza.
For those of you interested in the steel bridge or concrete canoe competition, please e-mail the following:

Sep 27-28 2001

ASCE Service project: building a playground.

Oct 1 2001

Reinforced Concrete class: Field trip to the new Dental School construction site.

Oct 3 2001

ITE meeting, 8 pm.

Oct 10 2001

Joint ITE & ASCE meeting, 7:15 pm Room 198; sponsored by ASCE. Dr. Foley will be speaking on earthquake engineering. Some of the topics will be current building codes and an introduction to design. The department's "shaker table" will be used to demonstrate different earthquakes. There will also be a building contest. The winner of the contest will receive a prize.

Oct 17 2001

Joint ITE & ASCE meeting, 7:15 pm Room 198; sponsored by ITE.
"The Sixth Street Viaduct," presented by:
Craig Donze, HNTB
Scott Pfiefer, Zenith Tech

Food and Beverages will be served--All majors welcome


Oct 24 2001

ITE WI section: Student recognition night, Madison.
To register and find directions to the meeting.

Oct 25 2001

Social gathering

Nov 5 2001

ASCE 7:15 pm Room 198. Speakers from Jansen Corp, Hunzinger Construction Company, and Opus Corporation will be talking about the design-build process. There will also be an airplane toss contest.

Nov 11 2001

College of Engineering Open House, 9 am to 1 pm.

Student Society displays. 
Tour guide volunteers needed.

Nov 14 2001

ITE meeting, 7:15 pm Room 494.
"Hoan Bridge failure and repair" presented by:

Kelly Langer, Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Freeway Operations Unit, District 2.

Pictures from the event

Food and Beverages will be served--All majors welcome

Nov 18 2001

ASCE will be working on a house for Habitat for Humanity

Nov 26 2001

ASCE 7:15 pm Room 198. The meeting topic will be environmental engineering.

Nov 28 2001

ITE 7:15 pm Room 494. Jim Ito, Traffic and Lighting Design Engineer for the City of Milwaukee,

Presented:"Modern Roundabouts"
Pictures from the event.

Nov 30 2001

XE initiation. Pictures of XE members.

Dec 5 2001

The last ASCE event 7:15 in room 494.
Patrick W. Carnahan from Triad Engineering Incorporated
"The city of
Milwaukee cryptosporidium problem and the response."
He will also be speaking on water disinfection.

Shredded pork sandwiches, chips and dessert will be provided. There will also be a holiday party after the speaker is finished. There also may be a special visitor, if you have been nice this year.

Concrete Canoe
The next meeting will be after the meeting on Wednesday. There will be some mixing at this one. Everyone is welcome to attend and the help is appreciated.

Dec 5 2001

ITE Wisconsin Section Annual Meeting and Elections

  • Place: Saz's at Western Lakes Golf Club W287 N1963 Oakton Road Pewaukee, WI 262-691-9796
  • Time: 6:00 Social Time
    • 6:30 Dinner
    • 7:15 Section Awards and Reports
    • 8:00 Election Results
Dec 12 2001

Joint ITE & ASCE meeting, 8 pm; sponsored by ASCE

Jan 22 2002

7:00 ASCE Program

·  8:00 Speaker - Dr. Nair (Teng and Assoc., Chicago) Topic High Rise Buildings - Past, Present, Future


  • ·  $30.00 ASCE Members and Guests ($5.00 goes towards scholarship fund)

  • ·  $20.00 Students

Fri Feb 23 2002

Engineering week: Casino Night - 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.

Wed Mar 6 2002

ITE Wisconsin Chapter--UW Milwaukee Student Night.
Place: Plankinton Building (6th Floor)Grand Avenue Mall 161 W. Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, WI
Topic: Overview of Transportation Activities at UW Milwaukee
Speaker: Cordella Jones and Ed Beimborn, UW Milwaukee
ITE Wisconsin meeting: Luncheon, concurrent with ITE Traffic Engineering Workshop
Country Inn Hotel 2810 Golf Road, Pewaukee, WI

  • Topic: "Marquette Interchange-what ges done first, when?"
  • Speaker: WisDOT and Milwaukee Transportation Partners


  • 11:30 Registration/Social Time
  • 11:45 Lunch
  • 12:00 Speaker
  • See ITE WI web site for more details.

ASCE MU chapter: 7:00pm in room 494.

  • John McCarthy, from GAS
  • Topic: Design of storm water detention systems for rooftop storage systems, parking lot storage systems, and underground storage systems. Actual examples will be provided.
  • After the speaker is finished there will be a discussion on how you can be involved in ASCE after graduation.
  • Ice cream sundaes from Kopps.
Thu-Sun Apr 25-28 2002

ASCE Great Lakes Regional Competition at Marquette University. Pictures.

Tue May 14 2002

Senior Golf outing 2002.  Pictures.

Wed May 15 2002

ITE WI chapter: Spouse and Guest Night.

Fri May 17 2002

Construction Summer 2002  Pictures

Tue May 28 2002

More Construction Summer 2002 Pictures

Thu May 30 2002

More Construction Summer 2002 Pictures

Tue Sep 10 2002


Advisor: Dr. James Crovetti 

President:Jessica Wenzel;  Vice President: David Bachhuber;  Treasurer:  Kevin Clinard;  Secretary:  Joyce Dimmer;  Recruitment Coordinator: Robert Merkel;  Publicity Coordinator: Amanda Guenthner;  Engineering Council Rep.: Robert Steuck;  Special Events: Melissa Unhock;  Concrete Canoe Chair: Marty Sampson; Steel Bridge Chair:   John Peronto


Advisor: Dr. Daniel Zitomer

President - John Peronto; Vice-President - David Bachhuber; Treasurer - Melissa Unhock; Secretary - Rob Merkel; Marshall - Kendra Jordanby

Wed Sep 18 2002


ASCE Social  Pool and Pizza 7:30 to 9:00

Become a Member  Freshmen $3 sem, $6 year Everyone else $7 sem, $12 year 

Wed Sep 25 2002

ITE Student Chapter


   Marquette Interchange and Surviving its Construction


   Don Reinbold, Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Marquette Interchange Project Director

Marc Hustad, HNTB, Inc., Transportation Engineer

7 PM, Room 198.

Wed Oct 2 2002

ASCE Meeting

7:30 Rm 198

Colleen Hickey is speaking about Dr. Melching's Belgium Trip and we will be eating chicken wings.

Sat Oct 5 2002

Ultimate Frisbee vs. ASME 12:00 noon

Meet in pit at 11:45 to walk to Schroeder Field

Tue Oct 8 2002

ASCE Student Chapter: St. Luke’s Hospital at 3:00 pm. Meet outside of the Civil Engineering department office at 2:30 in order to coordinate rides and hand out hard hats.  If you are interested in going, please come to the civil office at 2:30.  Also, you need to wear hard soled shoes.  

Fri Oct 11 2002

ITE Student Chapter: Tour of 6th St. Viaduct.

Mon Oct 14 2002

ASCE Student Chapter: Bowling with the Professors 7:00 pm at the Annex

Come and beat your professors at bowling

Tue Oct 22 2002

ITE SE Wisconsin Section: Transportation Planning Forum  8:00 am  - 4:00 pm

Country Inn, Pewaukee, WI

Register by Oct 10, 2002.  Students $25. 

For directions see the ITE Wisconsin Section web site:

Wed Oct 23 2002

ITE Student Chapter

Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC) Activities

Presentation by Mr. Christopher Ebert Sr. Engineer

Wed Oct 30 2002

ASCE Student Chapter: Wood and Timber Structures by Dr. Keith Faherty. Rm EN 198 7:00 pm

Hot Chocolate & Cookies will be provided

Fri Nov 8 2002

ITE Student Chapter: Tour of General Mitchell International Airport. 

Pictures from the tour:

Fire truck:

·  Pic 1 Pic 2 Airport runup sound barrier:

·  Pic 3 Pic 4 Pic 5 Pic 6 Pic 7 Pic 8 Pic 9 Pic 10 Pic 11

Sun Nov 10 2002

ITE and ASCE student Chapters: Engineering Open House exhibits 9 am to noon, Rm EN 112. 

See ITE picture gallery.

Wed Nov 13 2002

ASCE Student chapter 7:00pm  EN 198 Come learn about the construction of the Al McGuire Center and eat "Game-time" Concessions.

Stay after the meeting if you are involved with the Concrete Canoe or if you want to be involved.

Fri Nov 22 2002

ITE Student Chapter: Tour of Milwaukee Traffic Operations Center

Tue Dec 3 2002

ASCE Student chapter 7:00pm  Ice Skating at the Pettit Center 7-9pm.

Cost $8 or 8.50 Meet in the pit at 7. Please let us know if you are coming and if you can drive. Respond to

Wed Dec 4 2002

ITE Wisconsin Chapter:  ANNUAL MEETING AND ELECTIONS  (details)

PLACE:  Delafield Brewhaus,  3832 Hillside Drive, Delafield, WI

TOPIC:   “Young Professional and Distinguished Service Awards, committee reports,and annual election results”

SPEAKER(S):    No Speakers are planned for this event

 TIME:  6:00 Social Time  6:30 Dinner 7:15 Recognition / Awards / Election results

Fri Dec 6 2002

ITE Student Chapter: Christmas Party at Professor Kuemmel's house.

Thu Jan 23 2003

ITE WI section. Madison Luncheon Meeting

Thu Jan 27 2003

The new officers for ASCE for the Spring term are as follows:

President: David Bachhuber

Vice President: Amanda Guenthner

Secretary: Joyce Dimmer

Treasurer: Robert Merkel

Publicity: Jessica Wenzel

Special Events: Melissa Unhock

 ESC Representative: Mark Skiffington

Recruitment: Elizabeth Abraham

Tue Feb 4 2003

ITE Student Chapter. Organizational meeting & election of officers.

Tue Feb 9 2003

ASCE Student Chapter: Skating Social.

Wed Feb 19 2003

Taming Traffic: Transportation Solutions for the 21st Century

·        Where: Cudahy Hall 001

·        When:Reception 6:00 to 6:45 PM; Presentations 7:00 to 9:00 PM

·        Who:

o       Milwaukee Mayor John O. NorquistAuthor of "The Wealth of Cities"

o       Brett Hulsey, Sierra Club, Senior Midwest Representative and author of "Highway Health Hazards"

o       Micabil Diaz-Martinez, WI ACLU legal director and graduate of MU Law School;will speak on environmental justice

Sponsored by The Sierra Club and Students for an Environmentally Active Campus.

For more information, call Rosemary Wehnes at 453-3127 or Angie Gius at 931-0125, or E-mail

Sat Feb 22 2003

9:00 am to Noon: College of Engineering Open House.

Fri Feb 28 2003

ITE MU chapter 3PM Haggerty Engineering Rm 494.

·  Speaker: John Shaw, Data Management Supervisor, Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

·  Topic: Wisconsin Department of Ttransportation Freeway System Operational Analysis Project. The purpose of the project is to provide a process and analytical tools -- analytical models and data management software -- for the department to use to identify cost effective improvements to improve freeway system performance and safety. The process has already provided valuable information for the SouthEast Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission in their study of freeway improvements.

Thu Mar 6 2003

ITE WI Student recognition dinner

Hosted by Marquette University

·        Where: Lunda Room, Alumni Memorial Union

·        When: 6:00pm - 9:30pm

·        What: Presentation by Georgia Vergou, Graduate Student

·        Topic: Integration of Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Inertial Navigation Systems (INS) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).

Directions to the event/parking

Pictures from the event

Fri Mar 21 2003

ITE MU Student Chapter:

Commuter Rail Planning in Southeast Wisconsin. Presentation by Mr Otto Dobnick, Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC)

Fri Mar 27 2003

ASCE MU Student Chapter: Wisconsin Spring Technical Conference

Fri Apr 4 2003

ASCE MU student chapter: GIS/GPS Applications for Building Security

Fri Apr 4 2003

ITE MU and UWM student chapters

All-day, Multi-modal trip to Chicago by AMTRAK. Tour:

·        Chicago Transit Authority and

·        Midway Airport

Fri Apr 11 2003

ITE Student chapter

Hybrid Electric Vehicles, including a demonstration of the research instrumentation in an actual vehicle

·        Presented by: Mr. Majid Tghikhani, Project Leader, HEV Systems Johnson Controls Corp., Milwaukee.

A great THANK YOU! to Professors Kuemmel and Sonntag for leading the Chapter through the academic year 2002-2003!

Sat May 4 2003

The ASCE Student Chapter 2003 ASCE participated in the Great Lakes Regional Conference competition in Evansville, IN.

Students traveling to the competition included David Bachhuber, Kevin Clinard, Chris Erwin, Melissa Flynn, Rob Merkel, Jeff Pietryga, John Peronto, Brian Porter, Marty Sampson, Melissa Unhock, and Jessica Wenzel.

Earned the following take-home awards:

  • 3rd Place - Balsa Wood Bridge
  • 2nd Place - Concrete Baseball Bat
  • 1st Place - Geotechnical Competition
  • Certificate of Recognition for The Eville-Slugger Award and ACES Bobble Head for the Concrete baseball Bat
  • The steel bridge earned numerous second place finishes but only 1st place finishers received awards
  • 3rd Place Overall Trophy

Congratulations to everybody involved--these purely student efforts indicate your great determination and skill. Special thanks to Dr. Crovetti and Mr. Dave Newman for their support of the student chapter.

Tue May 13 2003

Senior Golf outing 2003.  Pictures.

  Fri Sep 5 2003

  ASCE Student Chapter elections:

     President - Carl Schneeman

     Vice President - Laura Bienash

     Secretary - Joyce Dimmer

     Treasurer - Robert Merkel

     Recruitment - Morgan Grocholski

     Publicity - Erika Zoller

     Special Events - Anne Marie Jensen

     Engineering Student Council Representative - Benjamin Schultz


 Thu Sep 11 2003

  ITE student chapter Elections. 2:00 - 3:00 pm Room 204 Olin Engineering.

  Fall semester executive board:

  • President - Brian Porter
  • Vice President - Erika Zoller
  • Treasurer - Jodi Marsh
  • Secretary - Melissa Gerum


Mon Sep 15 2003

Nick Hornyak receives the 2003 Michael Odill Scholarship from

the Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin. CONGRATULATIONS NICK!

 Tue Sep 23 2003

 ASCE student chapter Ice Breaker at the Annex  7:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  Free food, soft drinks, entertainment!

 Thu Sep 25 2003

  ITE Student chapter-Brainstorming meeting-topics to be addressed during the semester

 6:30 pm Engineering Building. Room EB 494.

Tue Sep 30 2003

ASCE student chapter meeting Room EB 494  7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. 

Structural presentation by Merle Brander, P.E.  Structural elements involved in the collapse of the two towers on 9-11-01.  Merle Brander is a structural engineer.  He graduated from Michigan Tech and then founded Brander Construction Technologies Inc. in Green Bay Wisconsin in 1981.  This company specializes in structural engineering services, structural tests and inspections, roofing and wall systems, forensic engineering and safety quality production.

Wed Oct 8 2003

ITE Wisconsin chapter:  Transportation Planning Forum 7:45 am to 4:00 pm at the Country Inn, Pewaukee. Student registration $25. Includes breakfast and lunch.

Thu Oct 9 2003

ITE Student chapter meeting, Room 494 Engineering Building 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  Roundabouts-presentation by Pat Hawley R.A. Smith and Associates. (read about the company)

More pictures from the presentation

Thu Oct 23 2003

ITE Student chapter meeting.  Room 494 6:30 pm.  The PARAMICS traffic simulation package-Wisconsin Department of Transportation projects. Presentation by Mr. John Shaw, Data Analysis Supervisor, WisDOT District 2.

More pictures from the presentation



Tue Oct 28 2003

ITE and ASCE Student chapters meeting.  Recycling Concrete Pavements.

Fri Dec 5 2003

ASCE Student chapter Pot Luck Lunch Structures Lab, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Thu Jan 22 2004 ASCEChapter Meeting, 7PM in EN 198
Wed Jan 28 2004

ASCE elected officers Spring 2004: Congratulations!



E-mail Address


Carl Schneeman

Vice President

Laura Bienash


Morgan Grocholski


Jodi Marsh

ESC Representative

Ryan Cerniglia

Special Events Coordinator

Nick Hornyak

Publicity Officer

Neal Styka

Recruitment Officer

Kevin Ryan

Tue Feb 3 2004 ITE Student chapter meeting Room 494 Haggerty Engineering building 7:30 pm.

Join us in planning this semester’s activities and the election of a vice-president. Bring along any ideas for activities or speakers that you’d like to see!   Refreshments will be provided!

Congratulations new Vice-President Kendra Jorandby!  Kendra will organize the first ever breakfast MU ITE meeting!!!

Wed Feb 11 2004 ASCE Ice Cream Social - 7PM in the Pit
Tue Feb 24 2004 Joint ASCE/ITE Student chapter meeting Room 494 Haggerty Engineering building 7:30 pm.

Topic:  Pavement Management 101. Who knew there was so much to roads?

Speaker: Dr. Crovetti from the Marquette University Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering.

Thu Mar 4 2004 ITE Wisconsin section Student Recognition Night hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM).  "Smart Wrok Zones: Adding Intelligence to Road Construction" by Dr. Alan Horowitz, Professor UWM.
  • 6:00pm Registration/Social Time
  • 6:45 Dinner
  • 7:15 Program

Students $10 Registration deadline: Monday, March 1, 2004.

Wed Mar 17 2004 ASCE Chapter meeting.
Thu Mar 18 2004 ASCE / ITE joint meeting
Milwaukee Transportation Partners who are heading the Marquette Interchange project. Presentation for 2:00-3:30 pm at the Amtrak station.
Tue Mar 23 2004 ITE Student chapter meeting Room 494 Haggerty Engineering building 7:30 pm.
Wed Mar 31 2004 ASCE Chapter meeting.
ITE Student Chapter 2004  Annual Report
Tue Apr 6 2004 ITE Student chapter meeting Room 494 Haggerty Engineering building 7:30 pm. 
  • Dr. David Overstreet, Executive Director of the  Center for Archaeological Research at Marquette University and Marquette University Adjunct Professor and
  • Ms. Shirley Stathas Archaeological Program Manager (APM) for transportation projects for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation,

    Presented "Transportation Archaeology in Wisconsin:" 

    • How Archaeology interfaces with Transportation projects
    • On-going research with a focus on the State Trunk Highway 57 reconstruction project in Door County, WI

Transportation and Archaeology: how do the two connect?

Wed Apr 14 2004 ASCE Social
Thu Apr 15 2004 ITE Breakfast at Ms. Katie's Diner  9:00 am.  Join us for a great meal and a time to socialize.

Fri Apr 16 2004 ITE Payne & Dolan Asphalt Plant Tour
Tue Apr 20 2004 ITE Student chapter meeting Room 494 Haggerty Engineering building 7:30 pm.
Thu Apr 29 2004 ASCE Regional competition.   Check the ASCE link for pictures from the event.  MU placed:
  • 1st in the Environmental competition
  • 2nd in the Balsa Wood Tower competition
  • 3rd in the Steel Bridge competition


Tue May 11 2004 Senior Golf outing 2004
Thu Sep 9 2004 ITE Organizational meeting Olin Engineering Rm 202.  Secretary election.
Thu Sep 23 2004
ASCE Student Chapter icebreaker at the Annex  7:30 pm.  Snacks will be provided. 
  • pick-up pool
  • darts
  • foosball
Mon Oct 11 2004 CEEN 176 Highway Operations and Design class Haggerty Egr. Rm 272   5:45 pm to 6:45 pm

Mr. Chris Fornal, P.E. will be talking about:

  • Roundabouts,
  • Closely Spaced Signals and
  • Emergency Vehicle Pre-emption.

Any interested Engineering students are welcome to join the class.

Thu Oct 14 2004 ITE field trip to the Marquette Interchange.   Get together in the pit at 4:45pm to walk to Clybourn Str. for a field trip to  the Marquette Interchange.  Our host  is Mr. Rocky Rossetti, Project Manager Walsh Construction Company of Illinois (Member of the Walsh Group).

Link to picture gallery    Pictures courtesy of Kevin Ryan-Thanks Kevin!

Thu Nov 4 2004 ITE visit the Lake Express ferry, a high-speed vessel that crosses Lake Michigan between Milwaukee and Muskegon in 2 1/2 hours,.  Tour the facilities and the vessel. 

Our host is Mr. Larry Sullivan, Harbor Engineer, City of Milwaukee, a Marquette University graduate.  Details about the challenging pier construction.

Link to picture gallery

Sun Nov 7 2004 ITE Engineering Open House  Picture Gallery

Thu Nov 18 2004 ITE visit the Milwaukee Transportation Partners office. Learn more about the Marquette Interchange Design, Finances and Construction-ask questions. Our host is Mr. Brad Flom, P.E.

Meet at the "Pit" Haggerty Engineering 4:40 pm. Transportation will be provided. Return by 6:00 pm. Link to picture gallery.

Fri Dec 3 2004 XE new initiates
Wed Dec 8 2004 ITE / ASCE student chapters:  potluck in the Structures Lab

5:30-8:00 pm

Mon Jan 31 2005 ASCE annual Southeast Wisconsin Branch Scholarship Banquet
  • Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union, Ballroom E, 5:15 pm to 8:30 pm;  $22 student members; register by Jan 24--call Pam Golanowski @ 414 288 7030.
  • "The Marquette Interchange Project: Building it Right."  Speaker Mr. Frank Busalacchi, Secretary, Wisconsin Department of Transportation
  • More information
Tue Feb 8  2005 ASCE Social @ Brooks Lounge 7-9 pm free food fun and games. Membership forms available.
Thu Feb 17 2005 ITE Come learn about the Connector Rail,  linking the Milwaukee County Fairgrounds to the East Side of town.  Presentation by Mark Kaminski, Sr. Planner, HNTB, and Jenann Olsen, Public Input Specialist, of the Olsen Company. Room 494, 2:00 pm.  Pizza will be available.  Picture gallery.

Find out more about the Milwaukee Connector

Thu Mar 3 2005 ITE MU chapter: Traffic flow patterns around Miller Park--the Canal Street paving project. Presentation by Mr Clark Wantoch, P.E., Administration and Transportation Design Manager for the City of Milwaukee.

Room 494, 7:15 pm - 8:15 pm  Picture Gallery

Wed Mar 9 2005 ITE Wisconsin Section meeting hosted by the Marquette University ITE Student Chapter.  Lunda Room, Alumni Memorial Union, Marquette University, Milwaukee.
  • 6:00   Registration/Social Time
  • 6:45   Dinner
  • 7:30   Program

    Topic: "Traffic Safety on 8,900 miles of Wisconsin Undivided Highways the bird's eye view through GIS and a smart analysis tool:  meet PRECIS"

      Picture gallery

Thu Mar 10 2005 ASCE WI chapter Spring Technical Conference, Olympia Resort & Conference Center, Oconomowoc, WI.  Register by Mar 3 2005.
Thu Mar 31 2005 Organized by Marquette University:  Lecture on the Marquette Interchange project.
  • By Don Reinbold, Wisconsin Department of Transportation
  • Room DS 105, Business School,
  • 9:35 am, and
  • 11:00 am
Thu Apr 7 2005 ITE  MU chapter.   "The Energy Crisis and the Next New Car You Buy" by Visiting Professor David Kuemmel, Civil and Environmental Engineering.

A 25 minute presentation Professor on the history and background on the current energy situation and the need for a comprehensive energy policy in the US.  That will be followed by a brief summary of the current automotive trend toward hybrid electric vehicles.   The entire college student body is invited.   Refreshments will be served.

The group will then move to the Haggerty Engineering loading dock where a 2005 Toyota Prius will be demonstrated and short rides available for small groups of 4 students each.    The demo will be continued until all who attended the presentation have a chance for a short ride around the block in the vehicle." 

  Picture gallery

Tue Apr 12 2005 ASCE Student chapter Kim Oriel, Jeff Kylar, and Erin Glomski--Camp Dresser and McKee, Inc.  
  • Topic: Environmental Engineering, and current projects with MMSD and the City of Milwaukee 
  • Room EN 120
  • Free Pizza & Drinks 
  • See announcement
Thu Apr 14 2005 ITE Wisconsin Section:  Traffic Engineering Workshop, Waukesha, Wisconsin.
Wed Apr 20 2005 Introduction to Transportation Engineering: presentation on GPS-guided grading operations by Jeremy Craven, Edgerton Contractors.
Fri Apr 22 2005 Introduction to Transportation Engineering: presentation on Roundabout capacity and Parking by Pat Hawley, PE, PTOE, RA Smith & Associates
Fri Apr 22 2005 College of Engineering Honors Convocation and Reception.  Congratulations to our students and Professor Meus!

  Picture gallery

Mon Apr 25 2005 Introduction to Transportation class: field trip to Canal Street project to see the GPS-guided grading operation--Edgerton Engineering.

  Picture gallery

Tue Apr 26 2005 ITE Field trip to Marquette Interchange. Meet 11:00 am at 13th and Clybourn.  Dress appropriately for the weather, closed-toe shoes.

  Picture gallery

Wed Apr 27 2005 Introduction to Transportation class: presentation by Mr.Daniel A. Boehm, PE, Manager of Research & Planning Milwaukee County Transit System
Fri Apr 29 2005 Graduating Seniors Picture gallery

Fri Apr 29 2005 XE members

New initiates

Wed May 18 2005 ITE Wisconsin Section: Dinner Meeting, spouse and guest night, Harvey Shebesta Scholarship, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering Senior Golf Outing Picture gallery  and Picnic with the Seniors Picture gallery

Sun May 22 2005 CEEN Graduation-Picture gallery

Wed Jun 8 2005 ITE Wisconsin Section: 3rd Annual Social Event, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Wed-Fri Jun 22-24 2005 ITE Wisconsin: District 4 Annual Meeting, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.
Wed Jul 20 2005 ITE Wisconsin: Lunch meeting, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Wed Sep 7 2005 ITE Wisconsin: Breakfast meeting, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Mon Sep 12 2005 ASCE organizational meeting. Congratulations to the Fall 2005 Executive Board!
President - Matthew Neenan
Vice President - Elizabeth Norton
Secretary - Reid Hickman
Treasurer - Nicholas Young
Engine Council Rep - Peter Adebayo
Publicity Officer - Colin Devitt
Special Events Coordinator - Joseph Schmidt
Recruitment Officer - James Griffin
Tue Sep 13 2005 ITE Wisconsin: ITS Forum, Alumni Memorial Union, Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Thu Oct 13 2005 General Mitchell International Airport field trip.  Picture gallery.

Oct 2005 ITE Wisconsin: Transportation Planning Forum, Waukesha, Wisconsin.
Thu Nov 3 2005 ITE Exec Board

President:             Alicia Wantoch
Vice President:     Rachele Peterson
Treasurer:           Daniel  Murphy
Secretary:            Andrew Ledger

Fri Dec 2 2005 XE initiation Fall 2005

Wed Dec 7 2005 ITE Wisconsin: Dinner meeting, Annual meeting, Distinguished Service and Young Professional Awards, Waukesha, Wisconsin.
Fri Feb 10 2006 ITE Kickoff meeting, Haggerty Rm 494, 4:00 pm: semester topics, memberships, Marquette interchange short video
Thu Feb 23 2006 ITE MU chapter:  The Hoan Bridge I-beam flange failure.  Presentation by Dr. Foley, Olin Engineering Rm 204A.  12:00 noon Pizza lunch.  Picture gallery.

Sat Feb 25 2006  ITE MU chapter: Open House.  Student presentations. Picture gallery.

Wed Mar 8 2006 ITE Wisconsin: 5:30 pm Student appreciation dinner hosted by the ITE Student Chapter of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM), at the UWM Center for Continuing Education,  161 W. Wisconsin Ave. - 7th floor of Grand Avenue Mall.  


  • "Prospects for Innovation in Transportation Agencies" - Dr. Edward Beimborn, UWM;
  • "Work Zone Modeling in Paramics and CORSIM" a brief presentation - Andy Kowske, HNTB, UWM;
  • ITE Student Chapter Updates: Bridget Schuh, UWM & Rachele Peterson, Marquette; and
  • Dr. Edward Beimborn ITE Recognition
  • 5:30 Registration/Social Hour/Cash Bar
  • 6:00 Dinner/Speaker
  • 6:30 Speaker
Mon Apr 3 2006 ITE MU chapter: Field trip to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Traffic Operations Center (TOC).  Leave campus at 7:55 am and 9:00 am.  Host: Doug Dembowski, P.E., Project Manager, Freeway Operations Unit.
Wed Apr 12 2006 ITE WI: 2006 Traffic Engineering Workshop (see details)-Safety Improvement Measures, Site planning and Access management, Lake Express Ferry, Signal safety enhancements, Bike path implementation plans, Design alternatives using computer simulation.  Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, Pewaukee, WI.  Organizer Mike May, P.E., P.T.O.E. MU graduate.
Tue Apr 25 2006 Graduating class May 2006

Fri Apr  28 2006 Honors convocation 2006 Picture gallery


Tue May 16 2006 Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering Sr. Scramble Outing 2006. Picture gallery

Wed May 17 2006 ITE Wisconsin: Dinner Meeting, spouse and guest night, Harvey Shebesta Scholarship, Waukesha, Wisconsin.  Tim Shebesta, MU Senior was awarded the Harvey Shebesta scholarship.

Sat May 20 2006 Barbeque organized by the graduating Seniors-Olin Engineering building.  Picture gallery

Sun May 21 2006 Graduation 2006. Picture gallery

Fri Feb 23 2007    Presentation by Professor Ron Sonntag, MU graduate, P.E. on  Operational Uniformity and Design Considerations for Freeway Interchanges.
Sat Feb 24 2007 Engineering Open House Highway Planning and Design student presentations

Wed Feb 28 2007 Field trip to General Mitchell International Airport Picture gallery

Wed Mar 7 2007 ITE Wisconsin Section: Student recognition dinner at Raynor Library 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm Picture gallery

Wed Mar 7 2007 Presentation on Pavement Design by Brian Udovich, MU graduate, P.E. (part 1)
Frid Mar 9 2007 Presentation on Pavement Design by Brian Udovich, MU graduate, P.E. (part 2)
Frid Mar 30 2007 Presentation on Roundabout Design by Pat Hawley, MU graduate, P.E., P.T.O.E.
Sun May 20 2007 Graduation 2007. Picture gallery
Fri Oct 5 2007 Field trip to V3 company, Woodridge, IL.  Picture Gallery


Thu Oct 11 2007 ITE student chapter Air Traffic Control presentation by Mr. Terry O'Neill, Air Traffic Controller at General Mitchell International Airport.  Haggerty Engineering Room 170 11:00 am to 12:15 pm.
Thu Oct 25 2007 ITE student chapter presentation by Captain Scott Berg of Southwest Airlines
Wed Nov 14 2007 ITE student chapter presentation by Chris Fornal, P.E. City of Milwaukee: Milwaukee's Advanced Parking Guidance System picture gallery
Fri Nov 16 2007 XE new member initiation picture gallery
Tue Nov 27 2007 ITE student chapter breakfast with the professionals in Transportation: Henke Lounge 7:30 am to 9:30 am picture gallery

Fri Dec 7 2007 ITE student chapter dinner 6:30 pm
Wed Mar 12 2008 ITE Wisconsin section Student Recognition Night at UWM.  MU Graduate Student Amjad Dehman receives the Martin Bruenner student paper award.
Wed Apr 8 2008 ITE MU student chapter field trip to the State Traffic Operations Center
Fri May 2 2008 ITE MU student chapter end of semester dinner
Tue Sep 9 2008 ITE MU student chapter organizational meeting-elections
Tue Oct 14 2008 ITE MU student chapter five students participated in the 14th Annual Regional Intelligent Transportation Systems Forum at Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union
Tue Oct 21 2008 ITE student chapter Roundabout field trip picture gallery

Fri Oct 24 2008 ITE student chapter V3 companies Illinois Tollway field trip picture gallery

Fri Dec 5 2008 ITE MU student chapter end-of-semester dinner
Wed Dec 10 2008 ITE WI chapter Awards Dinner, Radisson Hotel, Pewaukee, WI. Matt Shireman receives the Harvey Shebesta 2008 fellowship award. picture gallery
Mon Jan 26 2009 ITE MU student chapter field trip to the Milwaukee County Transit System (MCTS) maintenance and operations facilities

Wed Feb 11 2009 ITE MU student chapter. Breakfast with the Alumni, Henke Lounge, Alumni Memorial Union.  Presentation on a Transportation Corridor Study by Mr. Robert Fieldbinder of URS. Picture gallery

Wed Mar 4 2009 ITE WI Student Recognition dinner. Hosted by the Marquette University ITE Student Chapter at the Lunda room, Alumni Memorial Union  Picture gallery

Mon Nov 9 2009 ITE MU student chapter.  Accident Reconstruction presentation by Messrs Tom Erdmann and Steve Prouty, Wisconsin State Patrol, Technical Reconstruction Unit, Room 494, Haggerty Engineering building.

        Picture gallery

Wed Mar 3 2010 ITE WI chapter Student Recognition Dinner hosted by UWM

  Picture gallery

Fri Mar 12 2010 Accident reconstruction presentation by State Troopers Tom Erdmann and Steve Prouty  in the Introduction to Transportation class

Picture gallery

Thu Apr 29 2010 ITE MU chapter. Breakfast with the Professionals

Picture gallery

Thu May 20 2010 2010 Sr. Golf Scramble @ Ironwood Golf Course Picture gallery

Wed Sep 15 2010 ITE WI chapter and Women Transportation Seminar Joint breakfast meeting
Tue Sep 27 2010 ITE MU chapter elections

Picture gallery

Mon Oct 11, 2010 ITE MU field trip to Traffic and Parking Control Company, Inc. (TAPCO)

  Picture gallery

Mon Nov 8, 2010 ITE MU field trip to I-94 construction: Mitchell Interchange, Grange Avenue and College Avenue

Picture gallery

Thu Nov 11, 2010 ITE MU Exec Board Fall 2010

Wed Dec 8, 2010 ITE Harvey Shebesta scholarship award: Lizzi Weasler MU Chapter

Photo gallery

Sat Dec 18, 2010 ITE MU chapter Toys for Tots volunteering

Sun Dec 19, 2010 Graduation Reception Haggerty Engineering December 19, 2010 Picture Gallery
Wed Mar 2, 2011 ITE MU Chapter hosting the ITE WI Student Recognition Dinner Picture gallery


Thu Mar 31, 2011 ITE MU Chapter Breakfast with the Professionals  Picture gallery

Fri Apr 1, 2011 ASCE Concrete canoe competition Picture gallery


Tue Apr 12, 2011 ITE MU Chapter Complete Streets Presentation by Nathan Guequierre and James Hannig, URS Corp.

Fri Apr 15, 2011 XE initiates Spring 2011

  Picture gallery

Thu May 19, 2011 2011 Sr. Golf Scramble @ Silver Spring Golf Course Picture gallery

Thu Nov 17, 2011 ITE MU Student Chapter Chad Hammerl PE PTOE Jacobs  and  John Sadler PE City of Chicago: Civil Engineering projects and career advice for students
Mon Nov 21, 2011 ITE & ASCE MU Student Chapters Turkey Bowling
Thu Feb 23, 2012 ITE MU Chapter Breakfast with the Professionals Picture gallery

Wed Mar 21, 2012 ITE MU Student Chapter John Bruggeman, PE PTOE RA Smith National, Traffic-Responsive Signal Systems Picture gallery

Fri Mar 30, 2012

Traffic Bowl Marquette University and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Institute of Transportation Engineers Student Chapters

  Picture gallery

Tue Apr 3,2012 Field trip to General Mitchell International Airport Institute of Transportation Engineers Student Chapter

Picture gallery

Tue May 15,2012 Senior Golf Outing 2012

Picture gallery

Wed Dec 5, 2012 Annual ITE Wisconsin chapter meeting.  Elyse O'Callaghan receives the Harvey Shebesta ITE Scholarship.

Picture gallery

Thu Feb 21, 2013 ITE MU Chapter Breakfast with the Professionals Picture gallery

Wed Mar 6, 2013

ITE Wisconsin Section  Student Recognition Dinner hosted by Marquette University  Picture gallery

Tue Mar 19, 2013 ITE MU Chapter Field trip to General Mitchell International Airport Picture gallery

Fri Apr 5, 2013

XE new member initiation

Wed May 1, 2013 ITE MU Chapter presentation on the Wisconsin Department of Transportation Traffic Incident Management Enhancement program by Linette Rizos, Project Engineer

Picture gallery

Tue May 14,2013 Senior Golf Outing 2013 Picture gallery

Sun May 19, 2013 Graduation 2103 Picture gallery

Wed Jun 27, 2013 ITE Midwestern Section Conference, Milwaukee, Wisconsin-Traffic Bowl student competition Picture gallery

Wed Dec 4, 2013 ITE Wisconsin Section Awards night-Harvey Shebesta award to MU ITE member Tim Lewis  Picture gallery

Thu Feb 27, 2014 Breakfast with the Professionals Picture gallery

Tue Apr 22, 2014

ITE MU Chapter Field trip to General Mitchell International Airport Picture gallery


Tue May 13, 2014

Senior Golf Outing 2014 Picture gallery


Fri Nov 21, 2014 Visit to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) Statewide Traffic Operations Center (STOC) Picture gallery

Fri Nov 21,2014 XE new member initiation Picture gallery

Thu Feb 26, 2015 Breakfast with the Professionals Picture gallery

Wed Mar 4, 2015 Student Recognition Dinner organized by ITE Wisconsin section, hosted by the Marquette University Student chapter at the Lunda Room. Picture gallery

Tue Apr 14, 2015 ITE MU Chapter Field trip to General Mitchell International Airport Picture gallery
Thu Apr 23, 2015 XE new member initiation Picture gallery
Tue May 12, 2015

Senior Golf Outing 2015 Picture gallery

Thu Feb 25, 2016 Breakfast with the Professionals Picture gallery
Thu Nov 16, 2017 General Mitchell Airport presentation by Mr. James Zsebe P.E. Picture Gallery
Jim Zsebe PE
Thu Mar 1, 2018 Breakfast with the Professionals Picture gallery