Colin Powell, Surprise Speaker at Anniversary Dinner
U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin
Powell praised ACE and spoke about the importance of mentoring in a
surprise appearance at ACE’s 25th Anniversary dinner in May. View an excerpt from his 17-minute speech.
ACE's Past and Future Toasted at Anniversary Dinner
(400) ACE board members, affiliate leaders, mentors, students, and
parents from as far away as Honolulu celebrated ACE’s quarter century of
accomplishments and toasted ACE’s success for the next 25 years.
Full details of the May 14 event can be read in the dinner program. Photos and other event details can be seen here.
Mentor-Student Pair Reflect on their ACE Experience
In a moving video,
Jose Gonzalez (2019 Outstanding Mentor) and his student Paulina Perez
(2019 CMiC – Allen Berg Memorial Scholarship winner) tell a powerful
story about ACE’s impact. Both are with the Houston affiliate.
2019 CIRT National Design and Construction Competition jury needed two
rounds of balloting to select the first-place winner at the finalist
event on May 14.
For an unprecedented second-year in a row, the Central Iowa team placed first. Team 30 from the Greater New York affiliate ranked second, and the Hawaii affiliate team was third. Read more details here.
2019 Outstanding Mentors
Five mentors have been recognized as 2019 ENR-ACE Outstanding Mentors.