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By Melanie D.G. Kaplan BUILDING BLACK BOX/ROBERTSTOCK RETROFILE Diversity in engineering isn't only fair ... W hen Dr. William Wulf, president of the National Academy of Engineering NAE , kicked off the ACEC Annual Convention in Colorado Springs, Colo., in early May, he spoke about diversity in engineering. He argued that diversity is especially important in the industry, but not for the conventional reasons. The usual arguments for diversity are based on equity it's not fair not to diversify or on demographics the makeup of the country is changing, so if we depend on 2 0 ENGINEERING INC. J u l y l August 2004

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Engineering Inc. - July/August 2004

Table of Contents
From ACEC to You
News & Notes
Market Watch
Legislative Action
ACEC's Newly Elected Leaders
Road Block Ahead
Building a Rainbow Coalition
2004 Convention Highlights
ACEC Fall Conference
Members in the News
One on One
Engineering Excellence Award
Institute for Business Management

Engineering Inc. - July/August 2004