Posts Tagged ‘community’

Affinis and KU Kick-Off Industry Partnership

Posted on Friday, September 11th, 2015 by Affinis Corp
In Community, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , , , http://affinis.us/affinis-ku-kick-industry-partnership/

This week, we had the opportunity to host some of the transportation engineering faculty from the University of Kansas. The meeting served as a kick-off for what both groups intend to be a long-lasting relationship. Dr. Alexandra Kondyli, Dr. Steven Schrock, and Molly Paugh from the School of Engineering spent a few hours with our […]

Introducing Middle School Students to Engineering

Posted on Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 by Kristen Leathers-Gratton
In Community, Culture, Helping Out, tagged in Tags: , , , , , , kristen-leathers-pltw

Jami Phipps, an algebra teacher at Kearney Junior High School, focuses on building interest in engineering among female middle school students. She works closely with Kearney High School’s well-established Project Lead the Way (PLTW) program, which offers a variety of courses designed to introduce students to the scope, rigor, and discipline of engineering. To connect students […]

Residential Street Improvements Crucial to Kansas City Neighborhood Revitalization

Posted on Sunday, March 17th, 2013 by Kristen Leathers-Gratton
In Community, Projects, Stormwater, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , , OP Res Streets

Our design team has reconstructed more than 40 miles of residential streets in the Kansas City metro area and each project ends with an opportunity for a community to improve. Recently, we designed the 2012 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Neighborhood Street Reconstruction Program for Overland Park, Kansas and Residential Street Group III Improvements in […]