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Volunteer Opportunity - Saturday, July 25, 2020

Volunteers needed at Clark High School

What: Mobile Food Market - Distribute food from a semi-truck into trunks or backseats of vehicles
When: Saturday, July 25, 2020, 7:00 am – 9:30 am
Where: Clark High School (4291 Pennwood Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102)

Gloves will be provided. Just One Project is asking volunteers to bring their own masks...they can be homemade.

Please use the parking lot on "Arville" just north of "Sirius" right next to the performing arts center. The parking lot where the food is distributed is a short walk from this parking lot.

If you can volunteer, please RSVP to brook.demitropoulos@jacobs.com or 702.336.9896


30 volunteers needed at Orr Middle School

This volunteer opportunity was setup by Claire Kohatsu with the Las Vegas Basketball Center

Please follow them on Instagram: @lasvegasbasketball

What: Mobile Food Market - Distribute food from a semi-truck into trunks or backseats of vehicles
When: Saturday, June 27, 2020, 7:45 am – 10:30 am
Where: Orr Middle School (1562 E Katie Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119)

Gloves will be provided. Just One Project is asking volunteers to bring their own masks...they can be homemade.

If you can volunteer, please RSVP to brook.demitropoulos@jacobs.com or 702.336.9896


70 Volunteers needed! 35 volunteers at each location.

What: Mobile Food Market - Distribute food from a semi-truck into trunks or backseats of vehicles

When: Saturday, May 30, 2020

Where: Clark High School (4291 Pennwood Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102) 7:00 am – 9:30 am

or

Or Middle School (1562 E Katie Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119) 8:00 am – 10:30 am

Gloves provided but Just One Project is asking volunteers to bring their own masks...they can be homemade.

If you can volunteer, please RSVP and specify which location.

RSVP to Brook at brook.demitropoulos@jacobs.com or 702.336.9896


Society Celebrates National Engineers Week and Welcomes NSPE President

March 2020 Eweek Finale Banquet
Martini Order of the Engineer

The Nevada Society was honored to have NSPE President David Martini, P.E., F.NSPE, and his wife Julie as its special guests in February over the weekend of Engineers Week. President Martini attended the DiscoverE Introduce a Kid to Engineering event at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and the National E-Week Finale Dinner hosted by NSPE-NV. He spoke at the Order of the Engineer ceremony that was part of the evening.

The National E-Week Finale Dinner on Saturday, February 22 took place at the Orleans Hotel and Casino with a 1920s theme. The ceremonies included the Order of the Engineer oath; a hosted cocktail hour; dinner; and the presentation of scholarships, awards, door prizes, and an escape room puzzle. WTS hosted the after-party. Attendees numbered 330!

Congratulations to the award winners from NSPE-NV:

  • Engineer of the Year – Craig Sisco, P.E., F.NSPE, Southwest Gas Corporation
  • Young Engineer of the Year – Trisha Nakaura, EI, Atkins
  • Ramona Lesley Dedicated Service Award – Molly Marks, UNLV
  • Project of the Year – Starr Avenue Interchange – NDOT

Access additional info and photos.


Nevada Society at the 2018 Professional Engineers

From July 18–22 in Las Vegas, at Caesars Palace, NSPE members enjoyed an exciting week full of exceptional education programs, speakers, and great networking.

Nevada Society MembersNEVADA SOCIETY MEMBERS WITH ELVIS

Nevada Society Members DAVID JAMES, P.E., F.NSPE; DOUG BLATCHFORD, P.E.;

Nevada Society MembersDOUG BLATCHFORD, P.E. AND ELVIS

IMAGES COURTESY OF NSPE AND CHRISTIE'S PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIOS