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Students - Would you find a Listservice Useful?

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I work with local students from High School and Community College students 
(we don't have a local University yet, but a Cal State is under 
construction). It occured to me while I was answering questions of a group of 
first year Architecture/Technology students that a Listservice might be 
useful where students can discuss issues in a peer setting - related to their 
major. I would like to see this open to Engineering and Polytechnic students 
who are more likely to have an interest in structures. However, I think that 
it might be equally important for architectural students who need advice in 
structures.  I don't know if any other Listservice exists for students to 
unite and possible you can let me know of any that exist.

I'm not suggesting that practicing engineers avail themselves to solving 
student's problems. Rather, I see this as an opportunity - like a study 
group, where students can meet and discuss problems and possible solutions. I 
for one, would be willing to devote a small amount of time to checking in on 
the discussions and to see if I can be of any help or direct students in a 
productive direction.

If you are a student and interested in having a list devoted to your use - 
please email me directly at:


If enough of you are interested, I will make sure this happens. I would also 
appreciate any help from students and organizations that might be able to 
spread the word from campus to campus - possibly through student memberships 
in SEA or ASCE.

Dennis S. Wish PE
Editor SEAINT Online