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The Center for Dirt and Gravel Road Studies to Offer Series of Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance Courses

2/13/2019

From March 26, through November 20, the CDGRS has 12 ESM Courses scheduled at locations throughout Pennsylvania. These intense, two-day classroom sessions will focus on providing the knowledge and tools necessary for road owners to maintain roads in a more cost-efficient and environmentally sensitive manner.

Sara Freed named Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program Fellow

2/8/2019

The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute (LTI) today announced that Sara Freed, a doctoral student in the Penn State College of Human Development and Family Studies, has been selected as a Dwight David Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program (DDETFP) Fellow. The fellowship runs through August 2019.

Panelists address diversity and inclusion at Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference

12/21/2018

Since its inception, the Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference (TESC), held recently at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center, has remained true to its name with a program filled with traditional transportation engineering topics. Conference attendees have come to count on sessions about bridges, freeways, traffic signals and autonomous vehicles. But, for the first time in TESC history, the 2018 rendition took the road less traveled by introducing a topic that has been the focus of much attention, both within the transportation engineering industry and beyond: diversity and inclusion.

24th annual TESC to be held Dec. 5-7

11/30/2018

Scheduled for Dec. 5-7, at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center and hosted by the Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute (LTI), TESC brings together experts in industry and academia to discuss some of the most important issues in transportation.

Danielle Berman named Adele A. Konefal Women's Young Professional Scholarship recipient

10/19/2018

Danielle Berman, an analyst with Kimley-Horn & Associates, Inc. in Reston, Virginia, has been named the recipient of the 2018 Adele A. Konefal Women's Young Professional Scholarship. The scholarship will cover Berman's conference registration fee, hotel and travel expenses to attend the 24th Annual Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference (TESC), December 5-7.

Leslie S. Richards to Headline 24th Annual Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference

9/28/2018

The Thomas D. Larson Pennsylvania Transportation Institute (LTI) today announced that Leslie S. Richards, Pennsylvania Secretary of Transportation, will serve as keynote speaker at the 24th Annual Transportation Engineering and Safety Conference (TESC), to be held December 5-7, 2018, at The Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center. Richards is scheduled to speak on December 5, between noon and 1:15 p.m.

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