Issue #Summer 2012

2012 Construction Management @ MSU Newsletter

Published August 1, 2012

This newsletter is published by the MSU Construction Management Alumni and Industry Advisory Boards.

Front cover of the Construction Management @ MSU newsletter.
  • Photo of the Commercial Competition Team, including Aaron Ide, Rachel Wilber, Damon Mestdaugh, Te Jun Cheng, Thomas Wolf and Steve Arnold.

    Awards and recognition

    Each year the CM program participates in commercial and residential competitions through the CMP 491 class. The students placed 7th in this year’s commercial competition, and 6th in the national residential competition.

  • Photo of the team with the Lowest Score, Kramer Management – Matt Johnson, Pete Kramer, Dave Tycocki and Mike DeRose.

    2011 Alumni Golf Outing

    The 2011 Construction Management Alumni Annual Golf Outing was held on-campus for the first time in its 13-year history at Forest Akers West Course.

  • Photo of Steve Nellis.

    Where are they now?

    This article spotlights Construction Management alumni Steve Nellis and Patrick Gillespie.

  • Photo of the Shaw Hall Dining Renovation Project Team with CM's Tariq Abdelhamid.

    CM research at MSU

    Ongoing research projects within Construction Management at MSU are explored.

  • Photo of golf carts lined up and ready at Forest Akers Golf Course.

    2012 Golf Outing

    The 2012 Alumni Golf Outing will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at Forest Akers Golf Course.

  • Photo of 2012 Study Aboard students and faculty from construction management.

    2012 Study Abroad

    The School of Planning, Design and Construction traveled from East Asia to the furthest part of West Asia all in two weeks.

  • Photo of Construction Management students receiving instruction.

    The Construction Management Program

    The Construction Management Program resides in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources within the School of Planning, Design and Construction.

  • Photo of a Construction Management Career Fair.

    2012 Career Fair

    The MSU 2012 Construction Management Career Fair will be held on Oct. 17.

  • Letter from Cheryl Zuellig, LAAAB President

    Greetings MSU Landscape Architecture Alumni

  • Two men in hard hats review a blueprint drawing with construction elements in the background.

    CM Program ACCE Accreditation Information

    What is the ACCE Accreditation? This is a typical question in the minds of most CM alumni and supporters that aren’t regularly in direct contact with the program.

  • Photo of Scott Witter.

    2012 From the Director

    This past year we lost a beloved staff person Cathy Morrison to cancer. Cathy worked at MSU for 27 years and touched the lives of students and faculty alike.

  • Photo of Cathy Morrison.

    In Memorium: Cathy Morrison

    Cathy Morrison was a genuine, loving, devoted woman that touched every facility, student and visitor that she came in contact with at MSU.