Recent Graduate Phong Ly and Executive Director Cathy Leslie Talk Life After Graduation

Phong Ly is one of engineering’s rising stars. With an impressive resume that includes such prestigious honors as being named a New Face of Civil Engineering by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), induction into Mississippi State University’s James Worth Bagley College of Engineering Student Hall of Fame, and a coveted merit-based scholarship from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation, to name just a few, he’s joined an elite group of students. Read more

Volunteering for Impact

In recognition of April being National Volunteer Month, we are delighted to introduce you to Eset Alemu, P.E., M. ASCE, Past-President of the EWB-USA Puget Sound Professionals Chapter and current Co-Lead of the chapter’s Nicaragua program, and Jim Curren, P.E., Read more

In the News: Improving Lives as a Way of Life

Engineers have the power to change the world. From fighting Ebola in Sierra Leone to improving maternal and child health systems in Ethiopia, EWB-USA’s Mike Paddock and Gerard Dalziel are using their engineering skills to transform lives in communities across the globe.  Read more

Spotlight on EWB-USA Volunteer Philip Wolstenholme

With an impressive career spanning almost four decades, Philip Wolstenholme, PE and Vice President at Brown and Caldwell, is now lending his expertise to the people of Malawi. Over the last two years, Philip’s volunteer service with EWB-USA has included fixing wells, training local technicians and restoring water to rural healthcare facilities. Read more

Making EWB-USA Feel Like Home for Everyone

Since I first learned of Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) during my college tours back in 2011, this organization has felt like home. It was a place for me to apply my diverse interests outside of engineering, such as foreign Read more

Passing the Gavel: Welcoming a New Board President

Serving as the Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA) Board President has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life. EWB-USA is fortunate to have thousands of highly skilled students, professionals and retirees bringing their stories and experiences to Read more