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2016-2017 Officers inducted:
PENC President -
Nathan Epling, PE
PENC President-Elect - Paul Shivers, PE
PENC Secretary - Vacant
PENC Treasurer - Tom Bach, PE
PENC Past-President - Susan Habina Woolard, PE

At-large directors are:
Sarah Spagnola, PE
Greg Welsh, PE
Rob Downs, PE

Extreme downpours could increase 400 percent across parts of U.S.

The August, 2016, floods in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, wreaked havoc throughout the area.

By century's end, the number of summertime storms that produce extreme downpours could increase by more than 400 percent across parts of ...

NSF supports "Array of Things" prototype in Chicago

Chicago nodes diagram New urban-scale smart city technology acts as a fitness tracker for livability

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NSF awards $61 million in new projects to enhance understanding of STEM education and workforce development

The new awards aim to improve and advance STEM learning and prepare a diverse STEM workforce.

To continue to achieve nationwide excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) e...

National Science Foundation evacuates patient from Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station

Aerial shot of South Pole station

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has agreed to provide a humanitarian medical evacuation flight for an ailing visitor from its Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station to McMurdo Station on the Antarctic coast...

Plane carrying Buzz Aldrin lands in New Zealand

The U.S. Antarctic Program's hangar at the Christchurch, N.Z., International Airport.

The plane carrying Buzz Aldrin out of Antarctica has reached Christchurch, New Zealand.

A Safair cargo aircraft touc...

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