The mission of the Society of American Military Engineers is to promote and facilitate engineering support for national security by developing and enhancing relationships and competencies among uniformed services, public and private sector engineers, and related professionals.
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Calendar of Events
|Monthly Board Meeting||1 Oct|
at Weber Basin, 2837 East Highway 193, Layton
Please RSVP to mark.sameGBP@gmail.com
Program: Presented by Scott W. Paxman, P.E., Assistant General Manager, Weber Basin Water Conservancy District.
Summary: An overview of the water supply conditions for the past year and what our projections are for this coming year. With the population of Utah doubling over the next forty years, where will the water supply come from to support that population? What can each of us do to optimize our existing water supply and where do we go for the next big water development project? These and many other questions will be discussed and answered.
|Monthly Board Meeting||5 Nov|
|The Landing, 11:00 Lunch, 11:30 Meeting|
Program: Annual Program review
|Monthly Board Meeting||3 Dec|
|Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament||
|The Landing, 11:00 Lunch, 11:30 Meeting|
Scholarship Opportunity for Engineering and Architecture
2016 Scholarship information
The Great Basin Post is opening its annual scholarship selection process for 2016. We plan to award three scholarships ($1800 each) to high school students and two (also $1800 each) to Freshmen or Sophomores pursuing engineering or architecture degrees at accredited universities. Also, this year we are continuing our scholarship at the U of U where our $1800 will be matched through a state incentive program. Applications are due January 8, 2016. We invite post members to participate in the process. Help us get the word out by alerting students you know who may qualify, or by helping us reach out to local high school advisers and counselors. Fliers to give to counselors, and applications are available below (Be sure to select the right flier and application for either high school or university level.)
The 2016 Application forms:
Applications due: Friday, January 8, 2016
The 2016 Fliers
|President:||Jon Oldham||Past President||Darrin Wray|
|Vice-President:||Joe Martone||Young Member:||Alex Froelich|
|Secretary:||Lt Boyle||Programs Chair||Everett Reynolds|
|Treasurer:||Jason Dalpias||Programs Committee||Rich Houghton|
|Asst. Secretary-Treasurer:||Programs Commitee||Joe Cross|
|Buddy Briesmaster||Emergency Management Rep|
|Director (Education & Training)||Bob Elliott||Publicity||Mark Holt|
Director (Relationships & Recognition)
|Roberta Schlicher||Membership||David Willis|
|Director (Leadership & Mentoring)||Evan Gabrielsen||Awards:||Paul Waite|
|Director (Finance)||David Friz||Small Business||David Willis|
|UEC Rep||Roberta Schlicher|
2016 Camp Information coming soon
The Society of American Military Engineers offers a very unique series of engineering camps designed for high school students who excel in math, science and technical courses and are interested in pursuing engineering in college. These one–week camps are high energy, hands–on events for students from across the country and around the world. The camps are led by a professional staff of engineers from both private industry and the military services. This year, camps are being sponsored by the Army (Vicksburg, VA, June 22-28), the Air Force Academy (Colorado Springs, CO, June 26- July 2), and the Marine Corps (Camp Lejeune, NC, June 22-28).
Applications must be submitted to the Great Basin Post no later than 14 March, to allow post evaluation and nomination by the camp deadline. See http://samecamps.org/ for qualifications and application process. There is a lot of competition for camp spots but for selected students the post will sponsor half of the registration fee and the airfare. If you have questions, please call Evan Gabrielsen at 801-904-4070, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Send completed applications to:
Evan Gabrielsen c/o URS Corporation
756 E. Winchester St, Suite 400
SLC, UT 84107