Event Detail

The SAME Virtual Student Chapter presents:

Effective Communication


Part of the Kiewit Student Member Webinar Series:

Building A Foundation of Professional Skills




The Society of American Military Engineers is pleased to partner with Kiewit to address foundational skills all students should know. Kiewit is a SAME sustaining member that has been providing high-quality engineering services across the country since 1884. The Kiewit workforce includes 12,000 core staff and 11,000 skilled craft workers. Each year, Kiewit also hosts over 600 college interns across their various divisions representing over 25 colleges and universities. Proper training is paramount to the success of their workforce. We are pleased to bring their knowledge to our SAME student members.



Innovative Thinking

Facilitator:  Aoife McArdle – District Proposal Manager, Kiewit

With so much noise and competition in today’s world, it’s important that you can convey your thoughts effectively. At this session, learn to consider audience perspective, to get straight to the point, to project authenticity, and ultimately, to connect. We will also touch on the power of storytelling, graphics, and collaboration to achieve your communication goals



To view the presentation:


To access the audio:

United States (Toll Free): 1 866 899 4679

United States: +1 (646) 749-3117

Access Code: 535-614-597

Upcoming webinar in the series:

Resume Writing/Interview Skills (March 16, 2021 at 4 pm EST)

Facilitator: Metta Dollar – Sr. Talent Acquisition Manager, Kiewit


  • Resume writing – quick tips of DO and NOT DO
  • Effective Interviewing – know what to expect
    • What Recruiters look for or ask
    • What Hiring Managers look for or ask


Past webinars can be found in the archives: https://www.same.org/College-Outreach-Committee-Archives.

(Must be a student member to access.)


Effective Communication: A Virtual Student Chapter Webinar
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, February 18, 2021 4:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Thursday, February 18, 2021 5:00 PM