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Dr. Chris Lee to Give Webinar on Improving Solar Safety from the Design Process on Wed, 12/13

Join Dr. Chris Lee this Wed, 12/13, at 11-11:45 a.m. PST as he presents a FREE webinar on improving solar construction safety from the design process: Applying Prevention through Design (PtD) to Solar Systems in Small Buildings Solar technology has grown cheaper and more economically attractive in recent years, and a growing number of homeowners are…

Dr. Carrie Dossick Gives Keynote in Australia

UW Construction Management Professor and Center for Education and Research in Construction (CERC) Executive Director Carrie Dossick delivered the keynote address at the Innovation Production and Construction (IPC) Conference in Perth, Australia. The Conference attracted faculty and students from around the world to learn about innovative technologies and thinking. Dr. Dossick’s keynote focused on how…

Applications open for M.S in Construction Management with specialization in Safety & Health (funding opportunities available)

The M.S. in Construction Management with a specialization in Occupational Safety and Health (CMOSH) is an exciting new opportunity to earn an additional specialization with your Master of Science in Construction Management degree program at the University of Washington. This additional specialization aims to produce future construction management leaders who will have the knowledge and skills to…

2017-18 Student Competitions

This academic year our students are competing in nine different student competitions. These extracurricular activities are a great learning experience. Students are preparing to compete at the national level in Mechanical sponsored by MCA and Electrical sponsored by NECA. This year’s “Reno” teams are; Sustainability, Concrete, Mixed Use, Commercial, Heavy/Civil, and Design Build. Student teams…

Rebuilding Together Seattle project

This morning five undergraduate students from the CM Department participated in a Rebuilding Together Seattle project in Tukwila. Our students spent a lovely fall day rebuilding a fence for a family in need: measuring, cutting, and nailing — and serving the greater Seattle community. Thanks Eduardo, Austin, Max, Gordon and Alex!

AGC Student Chapter hosts fun golf tournament

For more than five hours, 36 teams of four players competed in a “scramble” at Washington National in Auburn.  A good time was had by all, and the Department’s AGC Student Chapter raised money for student scholarships and other activities.  

CM Department Scholarships

Congratulations to the following undergraduate students who are receiving departmental scholarships for 2017-18: Morgan Harpel, David White, Eduardo Equihua, Hannah Russell, Kelli Desrosier, Joe Korchemniy, Jess Harris, Kye Johnson, Katherine Vetter, Josh Frohardt, Sean McMahon, Garrett Metz, Alex Willing, Seung Ha Yoo, Sunglin Pang, and Gordon Krippaehne. Scholarships ranged from $2,000-$6,000. These scholarship are funded…

CM Department in U.S. News & World Report

Professor Bill Bender was recently interviewed for an article in U.S. News & World Report on the subject of majoring in Construction Management. “Majoring in Construction Gets More Popular” By Delece Smith-Barrow, Reporter | Aug. 10, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. College students can study anything from accounting to zoology, but there’s one discipline that’s becoming especially popular. Construction trades…

PACE builds tiny houses at CERC

CERC is happy to host the amazing PACE program and all their great students at our Sandpoint facility. This month they have been busy building tiny houses for the homeless. Learn more about their activities on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/paceprogram/

Research: Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) Practitioners Guide

The Charles Pankow Foundation has awarded a grant (RGA #04-17) to support the creation of a comprehensive Integrated Project Delivery (IPD) “How-To” guide. The University of Washington is proud to play a role in this important work. An international group of experts has convened to create this guide, including key partners the Integrated Project Delivery Alliance and the Center for Innovation in the…