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COMPETITION Uncategorized

2018 ACE T-Shirt Design Contest!

Keep ACE Mentor Program students engaged throughout the holiday break by encouraging them to participate in a design contest – a t-shirt design contest! Students are encouraged to incorporate the ACE Mentor Program logo into a design which will cover the front of an adult sized t-shirt.  Last year’s winning design was featured on the […]

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COMMUNITY EVENTS Uncategorized

Giant Jenga Returns!

Tower Above the Competition! Test your steady hand and sense of balance by playing Giant Jenga with your friends in the design and construction industry.  Giant Jenga is just like the tabletop game only super-sized! Once again this year, the tallest tower winner gets bragging rights and the winner of the tournament will have the […]

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TEAM PROJECTS Uncategorized

UPenn Inspires the Next Generation!

The Next Generation of Architects, Contractors, and Engineers | University of Pennsylvania  The high school students touring Penn’s Singh Center for Nanotechnology were most interested in the part of the building many people never see: the mechanical room. The students asked question after question, looking up at the massive white pipes that snake across the […]

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ARCHITECTURE CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING FIELD TRIPS TEAM PROJECTS Uncategorized

At the Water Works!

On December 13th, Team 3 traveled to the historic Fairmount Water Works. Students learned about the facility’s former life pumping drinking water from the Schuylkill River up to Faire Mount (now the site of the Philadelphia Museum of Art). Once the second-biggest tourist attraction in the nation (behind only Niagara Falls), the Water Works were […]

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2016-2017 Board of Directors UPDATE!

ACE Mentor Program Names Two Industry Professionals to Board of Directors, Announces New Board Leadership for 2016-2017 Academic Year Benjamin Connors, Esq., of GBCA and Gregory Dunkle, LEED AP, CCM, of Gilbane Building Co. join the board of directors; John Cacciola of Aegis Property Group becomes chairman. [Philadelphia, Pa.]  The Eastern Pennsylvania Affiliate chapter of […]

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ARCHITECTURE RECRUITMENT Uncategorized

JOIN US! 2016-2017

The ACE Mentor Program is open to any high school student who has the curiosity and drive to learn about a career in design and construction — from contracting and engineering to architecture and landscaping. As a participant, you’ll join a team of other students led by adult mentors who are practicing industry professionals.  ACE […]

The ACE Mentor Program of Eastern PA

Founded in 2000, the ACE Mentor Program of Eastern Pennsylvania gives students from local high schools an exciting opportunity to learn more about potential careers in architecture, engineering and construction!

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