Advising & Outreach

UAH ASCE Student Chapter


The ASCE Student Chapter is deemed as one of the most active and productive student chapter in the Southeastern region. Since its first national competition in 1988, UAH Concrete Canoe Team has won five (5) national championships.



For more news of the UAH ASCE Student Chapter please visit HERE.

Concrete Canoe Team

UAH placed 3rd (after University of Florida and University of Puerto Rico) in the 2016 ASCE Southeast Student conference hosted at University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa.











(2016 Engineering Open House students visit the "Hall of Fame" canoe rack.)











Steel Bridge Team
Visit HERE for the News on the 2015 UAH Steel Bridge Team.

Dr. Hongyu Zhou has been serving as the faculty advisor of the UAH ASCE chapter since 2015.


Be an Engineering STudent (BEST) Summer Enrichment Camp
UAH Be an Engineering STudent (BEST) Experience Summer Camp is a week-long activity which enrolls ~40 high school students each year, and it gives high-school students a taste of what being an engineer student at UAH is all about.  Students will go to engineering classes, perform hands-on experiments in engineering labs, participate in UAH student life activities, and work on project teams. For more info. visit HERE

Photo Gallery of 2016 BEST Summer Camp
(Graduate Student Dominic Hanna making presentation on seismic response of multistory building structures; seismic hands-on project and shake table demonstration. Photo Credit: Adam Brooks)

2015 Best Summer Camp
(Dr. Hongyu Zhou gave a presentation on Civil Engineering, and led the "Natural Hazard Engineering" Hands-on Experience Sessions. Student teams constructed four-story balsa wood buildings using their own designs, and the model buildings were tested using a miniature shaking table. Photo Credit: Z. Shen)

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