Community Involvement

The Discovery Science Place Receives RS&H Elevate Fund Grant

By |2018-11-08T10:33:15+00:00November 8th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

RS&H’s Tyler, Texas office presented an award for $5,000 from the RS&H Elevate Fund to the Discovery Science Place museum of Tyler, Texas. The mission of Discovery Science Place is to ignite curiosity in young minds through fun, hands-on exploration. The museum is treasured in the Tyler and East Texas community since the early 1990s and [...]

RS&H Associates Design Wheelchair-Fitting Costumes for Halloween

By |2018-10-31T12:15:24+00:00October 31st, 2018|Tags: , , |

For four years now, RS&H architects, engineers and associates have worked together to create special Halloween costumes for children of the Jacksonville’s Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC). And every year, they try to outdo themselves with their wheelchair-fitting costume creations. On Friday, as four ILRC children and their families and nearly 100 RS&H associates [...]

Brian Nazarian wins R. Ray Goode Community Service Award

By |2018-09-12T14:42:31+00:00July 31st, 2018|Tags: , , |

Each month, Brian Nazarian and his son, Wolfgang, load their utility trailer with tools and materials and head out to rendezvous with their team of volunteers in San Antonio, Texas. The retired Air Force civil engineer and current RS&H associate wants to instill in his son the values of integrity, service and excellence that [...]

RS&H Elevates Two Austin Charities at Officers Meeting

By |2018-09-11T21:14:34+00:00July 19th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

RS&H CEO Dave Sweeney introduced the mission, purpose and procedures of the new RS&H Elevate Fund to RS&H associates at the firm’s semi-annual Town Hall meeting in June. A few weeks later at RS&H’s annual Officers Meeting in Austin, Texas, it was time to see the difference Elevate can make. The Elevate Fund supports [...]

Aviation Associate Flies Dogs to Better Future

By |2018-10-04T01:11:05+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Sometimes, the dogs ride shotgun, holstered to the backseat, able to take in the views from 10,000 feet high. Other times, they rest in the cargo hold, as the 4-seat Cessna 172SP soars 160 miles an hour to places as far flung as Indiana, Louisiana or Rhode Island. But regardless of where they’re situated in [...]

Associates Inspire Next Generation of Women in STEM

By |2018-10-04T01:20:16+00:00June 20th, 2018|Tags: , , |

After RS&H engineers Priscilla Brubeck and Maria Ruiz completed a STEM workshop for teen and pre-teen girls, a fifth grader walked up to the pair and told them she wanted to be a computer engineer.“At that age, I didn’t even know what an engineer was,” Priscilla said. “It’s so important to plant that seed early [...]

In Florida Keys, RS&H Gives One-of-a-Kind Charity Golf Tournament a Swing

By |2018-09-11T20:10:06+00:00February 13th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Across the country, non-profit organizations and charities host golf tournaments as fundraisers, inviting golfers from business communities of all sizes to play 18 holes for a good cause. Such is the case for the Conch Scramble on Islamorada in the Florida Keys, but this golf tournament is like no other. Last month at the [...]

DBIA National Award for Excellence in Transportation Goes to Rogersville Project Freeway

By |2018-08-03T16:24:45+00:00December 4th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

The Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) has awarded the RS&H-designed Rogersville Project Freeway its 2017 National Award for Excellence in Transportation. Not only did the Missouri highway project earn the DBIA’s top transportation award, but it was also given the inaugural DBIA Chairman’s Award for Community Impact and Social Responsibility. “You can’t believe how [...]