UAA Construction Management Students Win National Competition


After months of practice, UAA construction management students saw their hard work pay off with a first place win at the most prestigious event for construction management students in the country.

“This is our third win in four attempts in the last two years — that’s a 75 percent success rate,” noted Don Tipton, assistant professor of construction management and the team’s faculty coach. “I’m really proud of how well UAA students have represented themselves and the university at the Associated Schools of Construction (ASC) competition.”

UAA’s recent successes in the competition are no small feat. “Other schools have tremendous resources to prepare their students for the event,” said Tipton. Some schools even have management classes specifically designed for the ASC Competition and offer credit and designate funds for competition participation.

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Source: UAA construction management students win national competition – Green & Gold News

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