ACI Scholarship Recipient Joseph Yaede

Mr. Joseph Yaede received a $2000 scholarship from the American Concrete Institute (ACI) Intermountain Chapter at its annual awards banquet held in Salt Lake City on March 13, 2013. The scholarship recognizes excellence in and advancement of the concrete construction industry through education and “hands on” work experience. Mr. Yaede is currently pursuing his M.S. in the Materials and Pavements Research Group within the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, studying the effectiveness of pre-wetted lightweight fine aggregate to promote internal curing within concrete bridge decks.