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The task group is the heart of standards development, and its leader — the task group lead, chair, or technical contact — drives the process. In this role, the lead organizes technical discussions, develops (and/or oversees the development of)... more
First ASTM International Student Chapter Launches at Florida International University ASTM International launched its first student chapter at Florida International University (FIU) during a virtual ceremony on Sept. 18. The FIU chapter will include... more
Student Project Grants Available from ASTM International ASTM International is now offering a limited number of $500 grants to university students to help with student design projects that contain an ASTM International standards component. ASTM... more
Exo Technology Center of Excellence Announces Student Paper Competition, Hosts Advisory Board Meeting ASTM International’s Exo Technology Center of Excellence (ET CoE) announced a student paper competition on designing safe exoskeletons and exosuits... more
ASTM International Selects WSU Student for 2020 WISE Internship ASTM International is sponsoring Patrick Robichaud, a senior at Washington State University, for the 2020 Washington Internships for Students of Engineering (WISE) program.  Robichaud... more
The latest class of ASTM International emerging professionals gathered during the November 2019 committee week in Houston, Texas. The objective of the Emerging Professionals Program is to create a new opportunity with long-term benefits for new ASTM... more
City College of New York Lecturer Wins ASTM International Professor of the Year Award Angelo Lampousis, Ph.D., a lecturer at the City College of New York in New York City, has won the 2019 Professor of the Year Award from ASTM International.  “... more
An Interview with Kaitlyn Bishay, Washington Internships for Students of Engineering (WISE) Participant from the University of Alabama. Q. What is the WISE Internship Program and why did you want to be a part of it? A. The WISE Internship program... more
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ASTM Staffer Meets with College Classes at Drexel, UVA Travis Murdock, a staff manager in ASTM International’s Technical Committee Operations division,  presented information on ASTM and the standardization process to college students this semester... more
Alabama University Student Selected for WISE Internship ASTM International will sponsor Kaitlyn Bishay, a rising senior at the University of Alabama, for the prestigious Washington Internships for Students of Engineering (WISE) program. WISE is a... more
ASTM International Pharmaceutical Committee Meets at Purdue ASTM International’s committee on manufacture of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical products (E55) met at Purdue University, Oct. 23-25, 2018. The meeting began with a joint LyoHub/E55... more