April 2020 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • New survey: Consumers concerned about rush to eliminate professional licensing
  • From the President: NCEES responds to COVID-19
  • Enforcement Beat: Considering the rules of professional conduct during board investigations
  • HQ Update: Advocacy Resources provide new ARPL tools for member boards
  • Licensed civil engineers’ professional expertise and advice needed for NCEES study
  • Member Board Brief: MBA Committee develops mentorship plan for new administrators
  • Moments in NCEES history
  • Member board news and upcoming events
  • NCEES annual report and Squared now available

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February 2020 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • Arizona introduces universal recognition for out-of-state licenses
  • HQ Update: Celebrating 100 years of advancing licensure
  • From the President: NCEES looks forward to a productive new year
  • NCEES funding for first-time annual meeting attendees
  • Zones prepare for 2020 interim meeting
  • Enforcement Beat: Boards face many of the same enforcement challenges
  • Member Board Brief: Outreach efforts strengthen our mission
  • Moments in NCEES history
  • Member board news, upcoming events, and NCEES outreach
  • Save the date for the 2020 NCEES annual meeting

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December 2019 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • From the President: Striving for 2020 vision
  • Enforcement Beat: The key to ethics is recognizing the gray area
  • Committee Focus: NCEES committees and task forces begin work on 2019-20 agenda
  • Member Board Brief: Refining our recipes for public protection
  • HQ Update: Make a difference during Engineers Week and Surveyors Week
  • Judges for Future City regionals surveying award needed
  • Board approves 2019-20 exam item costs
  • NCEES preparing for treasurer election in 2020
  • Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  • Upcoming events, member board news
  • NCEES publishes 2019 Engineering Award Book, opens 2020 competition

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October 2019 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • Delegates debate the issues at 98th NCEES annual meeting
  • From the President: Being the same while changing
  • Member Board Brief: MBA Committee proposes resolution of cooperation
  • NCEES recognizes distinguished service
  • Nominations open for 2020 NCEES service awards
  • HQ Update: NCEES provides improved exam volunteer experience
  • Enforcement Beat: Area of expertise
  • Texas engineering and surveying boards merge
  • Statement of Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  • Upcoming events, member board news, and NCEES outreach
  • NCEES installs 2019–20 board of directors

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August 2019 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • From the President: Enhancing mobility across national boundaries
  • NCEES leadership attends IEA annual meeting
  • Headquarters Update: NCEES joins new alliance to ensure public protection
  • Officer Q&A: Nominee for president-elect and incoming vice presidents discuss vision for NCEES
  • Enforcement Beat: A criminal conviction for fraudulent use of seals
  • University of Nebraska–Lincoln wins 2019 NCEES Engineering Education Award
  • New Mexico University receives NCEES Surveying Education Award $25,000 grand prize
  • Getting to know the annual meeting consent agenda
  • Member board news and upcoming events
  • NCEES remembers past president Eugene Bechamps
  • NCEES app returns to help users navigate annual meetinge

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June 2019 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • HQ Update: New headquarters will usher NCEES into a new century
  • From the President—Member board visitation program: A win-win for NCEES and boards
  • Committee Focus: Task force studies restructuring of PS exam
  • Enforcement Beat: Can your board regulate “engineers”? Maybe not.
  • Committee Focus: ACCA considers proxy voting for NCEES meetings
  • Engineering Change Lab takes unique approach to address future of engineering
  • Member board news, upcoming events, and NCEES outreach
  • NCEES annual meeting registration opens online

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April 2019 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • Member Board Brief: Small changes may lead to big gains in initial licensure and license portability
  • DiscoverE outreach brings different ways to serve engineering and surveying professions
  • From the President: Working together to protect the public
  • NCEES and EWB-USA working to increase licensure through partnered campaign
  • Enforcement Beat: Don’t be afraid to dig deeper and ask tough questions
  • HQ Update: Upcoming meetings offer opportunities for exchange of ideas
  • NCEES preparing to select winners for 2019 Engineering and Surveying Education awards
  • Member board news and upcoming events
  • NCEES annual report and Squared now available

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February 2019 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • Member Board Brief: Focus on public protection key to addressing threats to licensure
  • From the President—NCEES and DiscoverE: Collaboration that’s working
  • NTSB report on gas explosion emphasizes role of engineering licensure in public protection
  • HQ Update: Engineers Week and Surveyors Week need your knowledge and enthusiasm
  • Exam News: NCEES seeks nuclear engineers’ professional expertise and advice
  • NCEES funding available for first-time attendees to annual meeting
  • Enforcement Beat: Let the Rules of Professional Conduct be your guide in ethical decisions
  • Zones prepare for 2019 interim meetings
  • Member board news and upcoming events
  • Save the date for 2019 NCEES annual meeting

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December 2018 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • HQ Update: Right back where I started
  • From the President: Public outreach critical for promoting the value of licensure
  • Committee Focus: NCEES committees and task forces begin work on 2018–19 agenda
  • Judges for Future City regionals surveying award needed
  • Enforcement Beat: Board application processing can benefit from using Enforcement Exchange
  • Board approves 2019 calculator list for NCEES exams
  • Member board news and upcoming events
  • Remembering NCEES past president Henn Rebane
  • NCEES publishes 2018 Engineering Education Award Book, opens 2019 competition

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October 2018 Licensure Exchange

Read the latest issue of Licensure Exchange, the NCEES publication dedicated to opinions and ideas regarding the licensure of engineers and surveyors.

  • Delegates debate the issues at 97th NCEES annual meeting
  • Purcell accepts presidency, outlines vision for year ahead
  • Mentoring new MBAs is everyone’s responsibility
  • NCEES recognizes distinguished service
  • Nominations open for NCEES service awards
  • Exam News: PE Nuclear exam completes move to computer-based testing
  • Enforcement Beat: Being ethically responsible to the profession
  • HQ Update: Cox named CEO of NCEES
  • Upcoming events, member board news, and NCEES outreach
  • NCEES installs 2018–19 board of directors

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