2017-18 Photo Gallery
BAE Day 5/12
On Build an Engineer Day, Cal Poly ITE students talked to middle school kids about transportation engineering and its importance and had kids learn to use radar guns and traffic counters.
Open House 4/12-4/14
Cal Poly ITE members helped create traffic striping using duct tape to guide new students and their parents through the College of Engineering Open House. On Saturday, Cal Poly ITE met new students and shared about the transportation field and how Cal Poly ITE amazing is!
Orange Country Firm Tours 3/2
Cal Poly ITE toured three transportation firm offices in Orange Country: Kimley-Horn, Econolite, and DKS Associates. Transportation engineers showed members around and talked about their experiences working for their firm.
Bishop Peak Technology Training Session 2/23
Cal Poly ITE officers received training in using transportation applications developed by Bishop Peak Technology.
Officer Service Day 2/10
Cal Poly ITE officers volunteered to make El Chorro Dog Park in SLO safer for dogs and their owners by spreading wood chips, raking leaves, and repairing wooden platforms.
ITE Student Leadership Summit 1/19 - 1/21
Cal Poly ITE traveled to Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon for the ITE Student Leadership Summit. Members attended/participated in keynote speeches, technical presentations, professional development workshops, a panel discussion, networking events, and a collaborative project activity.
ITE Award Celebration with Randy Iwasaki 11/3
Randy Iwasaki, the Executive Director of Contra Costa Transportation Authority, visited and presented ITE Awards to Cal Poly ITE!
SLO Transportation Mixer 10/19
The SLO Transportation Mixer was a great opportunity for local professionals and Cal Poly students to network and enjoy delicious Thai food.
Fall Quarter General Meetings
Firm representatives and transportation experts came and shared about their firm, projects, and exciting ideas about transportation! (Kimley-Horn, Wallace Group, Kittelson & Associates, and US Forest Service)
LA Firm Tours 5/4
Cal Poly ITE students traveled down to LA to visit LADOT's Automated Traffic Surveillance and Control System and the downtown LA Fehr & Peers office.
Jenny & Wulf Grote SLO Visit 4/12
Jenny and Wulf Grote, who both worked in the transportation field in Arizona for more than 30 years, visited Cal Poly ITE to share about their career experiences. Jenny Grote is heavily involved in ITE and was a former ITE International President. Later, Jenny and Wulf and ITE members enjoyed dinner at Firestone Grill in Downtown SLO.
Morro Bay Kayaking Social 2/24
Cal Poly ITE members spent a morning kayaking and exploring the beautiful Morro Bay. Later, members enjoy delicious seafood at a local fish and chips joint.
Movie Social 2/22
Cal Poly ITE officers spent an evening together watching the newest Marvel movie, Black Panther, at the Fremont Theater in Downtown SLO.
Transportation Career Fair Mixer 1/26
Cal Poly ITE hosted a transportation mixer in the TESPA for transportation firm representatives, Cal Poly faculty, and ITE members after the CE/ENVE career fair.
Winter Quarter General Meetings
Firm representatives and transportation experts come and share about their firm, projects, and exciting ideas about transportation!
Fall Quarter Social 10/28
ITE members attended a public lecture on Railroad Engineering taught by Glen Matteson at the SLO Railroad Museum. Members then hung out and enjoyed ice cream in downtown SLO.
Arroyo Grande Parking Studying 9/28 & 9/30
Cal Poly ITE members volunteered to help the City of Arroyo Grande conduct a parking studying.
ITE International Annual Meeting at Toronto
In July, Cal Poly ITE traveled to Toronto for the ITE International Annual Meeting. Members got to hear from top transportation experts and participated in many fun activities. By the end, Cal Poly ITE became the Collegiate Traffic Bowl Champions and won the International Student Chapter Award!
SLO Railroad Museum Volunteering 4/28
The SLO Railroad Museum wanted to install solar panels so Cal Poly ITE students helped clear out bushes around the museum to get a better picture of the site topography.
Cal Poly ITE members took a break during finals dead week to play Jeoportation, which is a game of Jeopardy with all questions related to transportation. Congratulation to the winning team!
Synchro Workshop 2/23
Cal Poly ITE hosted a Synchro workshop where officers taught 30 transportation students how to use Synchro software.
Champions Tour 2/12
Cal Poly ITE President Vanessa See represented Cal Poly ITE in Sacramento and met with California State Lawmakers to discuss transportation issues. Cal Poly ITE was honored for its activities and accomplishments in the past four years.
Mock Speed Interview 1/23
Cal Poly ITE held an mock speed interview session where students practiced their interviewing skills with local professionals and Cal Poly faculty in preparation for the CE/ENVE career fair.
Fall Quarter Study Break 11/30
Cal Poly ITE gathered to play fun games and to congratulate ITE members who are graduating fall quarter 2017.
Fall Firm Tours 10/13
Cal Poly ITE spent a day touring three transportation firm offices in Oakland: DKS Associates, W-Trans, and Kittelson & Associates. Transportation engineers showed members around and talked about their experiences working for their firm.
Cal Poly ITE had a great time at Club Showcase with lots of new members signing up and getting excited about transportation!
ITE Western District Meeting at San Diego
In June, Cal Poly ITE went to San Diego for the Western District Annual Meeting. Members attended technical sessions, workshops, and networking events. Some raced in the incredibly fun MiteY Race! Cal Poly ITE earned multiple 1st place awards and became Traffic Bowl Champions!