Congratulations to the student teams from Drexel University who came in first place at the 2019 Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) Region 1 Student Competition!

Drexel University sent two teams—Commercial Building (coached by faculty member Dr. Kathleen Short) and Heavy Civil (coached by faculty member Dr. Christine Fiori)—and each won first place in their respective categories! (Both teams pictured above)

The competition had student teams assemble a complete written bid proposal for a real project being built by a sponsoring firm. The comprehensive proposals included detailed cost analysis, schedule, labor requirements and plans to do the work itself. Teams then presented their proposals to the sponsoring firm’s representatives in a closed discussion forum.

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About the Associated Schools of Construction Region 1

The ASC Northeast Region is comprised of the colleges and universities offering four-year construction engineering and management degrees in Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

About the Drexel University Construction Management Program

Since its inception in the early 1970’s, the Construction Management Program has been growing and developing with the industry.  We work closely with business leaders to update and develop academic programs to educate students to fill positions in this growing field. With a focus on technology, safety, leadership and innovative problem solving, a degree in Construction Management will provide you will the tools you need to achieve your personal and career-related goals.