Concrete Canoes Float Again

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UPDATE: The Concrete Canoe Team at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) won first place at the 2022 ASCE Intermountain Southwest Student Symposium this past week. The event took place April 13-16 in Las Vegas, Nevada, where a canoe race on Lake Mead was the ultimate test for success. “After five years we have earned ourselves an entry to the 2022 National Concrete Canoe Competition,” says Alex Tang, a fourth year engineering student at UNR who project managed the team’s victory with fellow engineering student Arturo Medina. “We will be competing against 21 schools from different ASCE regions and several international schools, …