Is the 2017 EWB-USA Conference a Fit for You?

Have you heard? Registration for the 2017 Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) Conference is officially open! Join us in Milwaukee, October 5-7, as experts, practitioners, decision-makers, young professionals and students from a range of sectors come together to tackle the world’s most pressing infrastructure needs. Are you unsure if the conference is the right fit… Read more »

Are EWB-USA’s Regional Conferences Right for You?

Registration for this year’s five EWB-USA regional conferences is officially open! With 686 projects in 42 countries, EWB-USA’s regional conferences have become the place to find inspiration in the passion of your peers and guidance on the projects they work on around the globe. Unsure if these conferences are the right fit for your interests… Read more »

Act Global, Think Local: EWB-USA’s Global Classroom takes Learning to Costa Rica

For participants of EWB-USA’s Global Classroom, the confines of a traditional classroom were thrown out the window as they embarked on their journey to Guácimo, Costa Rica. For two weeks in May 2016, this group of 13 dedicated and passionate students called Costa Rica’s sustainable EARTH University home as they dove into understanding the food,… Read more »

The Global Classroom: A New Learning Experience

  What drives your learning goals? What are you passionate about? For the vast network of EWB-USA volunteers, a common answer is the desire to study, design and build engineering projects geared toward long-term sustainability. But this motivated group also realizes the limitations of the traditional classroom setting. The ability to design a water distribution… Read more »

Top 5 Reasons to Be a Professional Engineer

Join us in celebrating Engineers Week 2016! Engineers Without Borders USA equips engineers to address the world’s most pressing challenges–and professional engineers play a key role in achieving our mission. Professional engineers at EWB-USA HQ review each project to ensure it meets the highest standards possible for the community. On top of that, professional engineers… Read more »

5 Best-Kept Secrets: 2016 EWB-USA International Summit

The secret is out! The 2016 EWB-USA International Summit is coming soon. Are you ready for it? Check out some of the biggest motivators for joining us this year, and don’t forget to register early to receive a discount.   Secret #5: This is your chance to contribute to the conversation on poverty eradication! Join  the… Read more »

Stronger Together: Learning Strategies for Successful Projects

The international community named 2015 the International Year of Evaluation. Throughout this year, Engineers Without Borders USA is highlighting the four major parts of our efforts to effectively evaluate our international community programs: planning, monitoring, evaluation and learning. In our final post, EWB-USA’s Impact Analysis Director, Tiffany Martindale, highlights the importance of learning. Organizational learning is the process… Read more »