University of Massachusetts Amherst
Institute of Transportation Engineers
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Welcome to the University of Massachusetts Amherst Student Chapter of the
Institute of Transportation Engineers

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The University of Massachusetts Student Chapter of the Institute of TransportationEngineers (ITE) was chartered by the Northeast District of ITE in 1990. Our organization consists of a combination of undergraduate and graduate students from multiple academic environments interconnected and assoicated with transportation engineering and planning. The Student Chapter remains busy throughout the year focusing its program in four areas, including: professional development, academic advancement, community service, and social networking.This includes profession related field trips, attendance at conferences, hosting guest speaker seminars, community outreach, and chapter social activities. The chapter meets regularly and all meetings are open to anyone interested in learning more.about ITE.

The UMass Amherst ITE Student Chapter has been recognized as the Outstanding International Student Chapter by ITE International for the past 3 years. The award was given in recognition of the Chapter's organization, activities, and efforts to promote close relationships and associations of students with practicing professionals.

The UMass Amherst Student Chapter of ITE is part of the Massachusetts (MAITE) and New England (NEITE) Sections of ITE and is currently districted within the Northeastern District (formerly District 1) of ITE International.

The Institute of Transportation Engineers, an international individual member educational and scientific association, is one of the largest and fastest-growing multimodel professional transportation organizations in the world. ITE members are traffic engineers, transportation planners, and other professionals who are responsible for meeting society's need for safe and efficent surface, sub-surface, and air transportation facilities and systems through planning, designing, implementing, operating, and maintaining these transportation systems worldwide.

Founded in 1930, the Institute serves as a gateway to knowledge and advancement through meetings, seminars, publications, and through the network of more than 17,000 members working in some 90 countries across the world.

Contact UMass Amherst ITE at:
University of Massachusetts Amherst
ITE Student Chapter
214 Marston Hall
Amherst, MA 01003
umassite@gmail.com