ASCE Seattle YMF Newsletter
Mid-January 2018
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Future city Competition - Volunteers Needed!...Green River Community College...January 20th...7:30 a...
Westside Happy Hour...Thursday, January 25th...5:30 pm - 7:00 pm...Outer Planet Craft Brewing
ASCE CYM Seminars...Online...First one is February 6, 2018...On Tuesday, February 6, 2018 ASCE Presi...
February Volunteering - Brides For a Cause...Seattle Dress Dash...February 9th...6:00 pm - 8:00 pm...
Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition - Volunteers Needed!...Museum of Flight...Saturday February 10th.....
Puget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) Engineering Fair...K-12 Outreach...Museum of Flight...Saturda...
ASCE Lake Tahoe Retreat...South Lake Tahoe, California...March 1st - 4th...Come out and join the Tru...
YMF Leadership Retreat - Save the Date! March 9th-11th...YMF Leadership Retreat...Location TBD
Co-Ed Winter Soccer...Wednesday evenings,...January...6th - March 18th
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Please read below for reminders about what is  happening this fall.

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On Behalf of the YMF Officers and Chairs,
Ann Albright
Seattle ASCE YMF Secretary
Future city Competition - Volunteers Needed!
January 20th
7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Model & Presentation judges are needed on January 20th, 2018 at Green River Community College, 7:30AM-Noon. Morning snacks and lunch will be provided! Register here as a "Regional Competition Judge" in "Washington Region" as a "Model & Presentation" judge:
Contact Don Nguyen at for more information.
Westside Happy Hour
Thursday, January 25th
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Outer Planet Craft Brewing  
1812 12th Ave #100

Join us for the January West Side happy hour event! Eat, drink, and most importantly... network!!!
Food will be provided by YMF.

Contact Damani ( with any questions!

ASCE CYM Seminars
First one is February 6, 2018
On Tuesday, February 6, 2018 ASCE President Kristina Swallow will give a glimpse into her busy life and will share tips on how she maintains a healthy work-life balance.  Learn how you can do the balancing act as well.  Register for Life as an Engineer, It's a Balancing Act today!:
Watch for other webinars in the Career Booster Series coming summer 2018:
Public Speaking for Engineers - May 8, 2018
Negotiating Skills - June 12, 2018
Managing Challenging Projects - July 10, 2018
February Volunteering - Brides For a Cause
February 9th
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Brides for a Cause and MOViN 92.5 for the 5th annual Dress Dash to raise money for various women-focused charities around the world! We will be helping with set-up on  Friday February 9th from 6pm to 8pm in preparation for the  Saturday morning Dress Dash. 

Duties include moving wedding dresses to the event space, setting up accessories, and setting up the fitting room area. Dress comfortably.

If interested, please email Shirley Wu at We have already reserved 10 spots as the event is quite popular! For more information, go to:

Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition - Volunteers Needed!
Saturday February 10th
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Popsicle Bridge Competition 
Looking for volunteers for the 23rd Annual Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition! The competition is on February 10th at the Museum of Flight in Seattle. We are in need of judges (both technical and aesthetic), general help/runners, registration, and a couple emcees.

Lunch will be provided, as well as a small breakfast and a volunteer happy hour afterwards. Come join the fun and help a good cause! Sign up HERE!

Contact the PSB team at for more information.

Puget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) Engineering Fair
K-12 Outreach
Museum of Flight
Saturday, February 10th
*See shift times below*

On Saturday, February 10th we will be hosting a fun and interactive activity booth at the Museum of Flight and you can join the fun!  Our activity booth will be a part of thePuget Sound Engineering Council (PSEC) Engineering Fair.  The K-12 outreach committee has participated in the PSEC Engineering Fair for several years and it always proves to be a great opportunity for community outreach.  

There are (3) volunteer shifts:

If you have any questions or if you're interested in volunteering please email Brad Strandquist at .  Please indicate your requested shift.
Hope to see you there!
Brad Strandquist, K-12 Outreach Committee
ASCE Lake Tahoe Retreat
South Lake Tahoe, California
March 1st - 4th
Come out and join the Truckee Meadows YMF for our second annual Tahoe retreat weekend!

The deadline to register is January 31st. The cost is $150 per person, to be paid directly to the YMF Venmo account (ASCETMBYMF). Payment secures your spot in the cabin!
For more information, see the Facebook event page here.

Email David Giacomin ( with any questions.

YMF Leadership Retreat - Save the Date! March 9th-11th

YMF Leadership Retreat
Location TBD
March 9th-11th

Please save the date for Annual YMF Leadership Retreat this March! This is our annual opportunity to network with YMF members from Portland, Tacoma/Olympia, Tri-Cities, and other chapters while also getting a chance to ski, snowshoe, or participate in other winter activities. 

Please contact Leo Moyer at  if interested or with questions. Further details to follow closer to the event.
Co-Ed Winter Sports
Volleyball and Soccer

Interested in soccer? The ASCE YMF soccer team is on hiatus for Winter and will resume in Spring. 

For Winter season, an indoor volleyball team has been registered. 

All experience levels are welcome.
Contact Leo Moyer at for more information.