The American Society of Plumbing Engineers announced the recent formation of a student chapter at the Wentworth Institute of Technology located in Boston. The student chapter, which held its first meeting on Jan. 31, is currently comprised of 13 students representing Bachelor of Science programs in mechanical engineering technology and architecture.
Boston Chapter Vice PresidentFredrick Neth, EIT, technical
and lead mechanical engineer at Parsons Brinckerhoff, has taken the lead in
working with the faculty and students of Wentworth to help form the student
chapter.Ryan Eisenhauerwas elected to serve as
the president of the student chapter.
participating in the chapter will have access to ASPE technical presentations
and publications, mentoring opportunities with practicing engineers and
designers, and networking connections that will be with them their entire
Wentworth-ASPE Student Chapter will have direct support from the ASPE Boston
Chapter. LLP, states,
of our Boston Chapter members received their engineering degrees from
Wentworth, and we are committed to giving back to the Wentworth community by
supporting the new student chapter,” said ASPE Boston Chapter PresidentRichard
Dean, CPD, senior plumbing designer at Vanderweil Engineers. “I
am particularly excited about working with all stakeholders in the plumbing
community, including manufacturers and contractors, to set up internship
programs for the student chapter members.”
or faculty who have an interest in working with ASPE to form a student chapter
at their institution can contactStacey Kidd, ASPE
director of membership, at email@example.com to gain additional information.