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Q&A with Cheryl Reed Jacobs Vice President of Sales, Specialized Manufacturing
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News Jun 24, 2022

Creating Environments Where People Thrive: A Q&A with Cheryl Reed

Having excelled in math and science in middle school, Cheryl Reed studied civil engineering and became enamored with the processes and people that made everyday things in our lives. Learn how she got to where she is today in this Q&A for International Women in Engineering Day 2022.
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Q&A with Rita Oliva Jacobs Book of Plans Manager
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News Jun 24, 2022

Be Patient, Take the Time to Appreciate Each Step: A Q&A with Rita Oliva

From designing earthworks and underground structures in Portugal to working in England on the team that will deliver the third-widest bored tunnel in the world, Rita Oliva loves to challenge herself and broaden her skills and experience. Get to know her in this Q&A for International Women in Engineering Day 2022.
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Choy Keen Yap headshot in banner graphic
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News Jun 24, 2022

Exams Aren’t Everything: A Q&A with Choy Keen Yap

Choy Keen talks career, challenges and joys at work.
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Five women in formal dress with their award at ACEC
News Jun 23, 2022

Building a Bridge to History

In the 1970s Laurel Thatcher Ulrich coined the phrase, "Well-behaved women seldom make history." We think that's the case for our engineers too. Let's get to know the women who recently represented our Jacobs team at the 55th annual American Council of Engineering Companies Engineering Excellence Awards in Washington, D.C.
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Young verse girl children doing a science experiment
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News Jun 23, 2022

Leaning into STEAM this International Women in Engineering Day

To celebrate International Women in Engineering 2022, we connected with several women throughout the company to better understand their work, how it supports our commitment to STEAM and representation and what they envision for the future of STEAM.
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Q&A with Sonya Pemberton Jacobs Materials Justification, Aging Management Planning Lead
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News Jun 23, 2022

Encouraging the Next Generation of Scientists, Engineers: A Q&A with Sonya Pemberton

After graduating with a PhD in Materials Science, Sonya Pemberton knew she wanted her work to make a positive contribution to society and address the challenges we face relating to climate change. Find out how she got to where she is today and why she was attracted to a career in STEAM for this Q&A for International Women in Engineering Day.
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Q&A with Heidi Obie Jacobs Vice President, Harambee Employee Network Co-Chair
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News Jun 22, 2022

Contributing to the Lives of Others in a Meaningful Way: A Q&A with Heidi Obie

From working on a project that would help contribute to the rebuild and security of Capitol Hill after 9/11 to learning how to build the strongest roofing structures to withstand Category 5 hurricanes, Heidi Obie has done a lot in her career to-date. Find out how she got to where she is today and why she was attracted to a career in STEAM in this Q&A for International Women in Engineering Day.
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Q&A with Eva Bonaccorsi Jacobs Highways Engineer
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News Jun 22, 2022

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions: A Q&A with Eva Bonaccorsi

Eva Bonaccorsi talks career, the importance of asking questions and the tiles mural she created to honor her hometown in this Q&A for International Women in Engineering Day 2022.
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Ceasar Nieves at lectern receiving award on behalf of Jacobs
News Jun 21, 2022

Award-Winning Partnership: Jacobs, BlackLynx Recognized as Deal of the Year

Eight months ago, Jacobs acquired software powerhouse BlackLynx to complement the company’s industry-leading cyber, intelligence and digital solutions. Now, that acquisition has been recognized by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) National Capital with its “Deal of the Year” Award.
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Q&A with Jhivaun Freeman-Pollard Jacobs Senior Director
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News Jun 21, 2022

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff, Be Open to Change: A Q&A with Jhivaun Freeman-Pollard

Jhivaun Freeman-Pollard shares how her love of engineering pulled her away from a career in law in this Q&A for International Women in Engineering Day.
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Sarah Shanahan
News Jun 21, 2022

How Do You Define a Satisfying Career?

The question is: how do you define a satisfying career? It’s a deeply personal question, but it’s one that we all ask ourselves at least once in our lives. Is it status, wealth, or job titles? Director of Operations Sarah Shanahan shares her view. This article was originally published on LinkedIn.
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Q&A with Ashley Dittberner Jacobs Operations Manager, NASA Langley Research Center
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News Jun 20, 2022

Conducting Wind Tunnel Tests to Support NASA’s Artemis Program: A Q&A with Ashley Dittberner

Ashley Dittberner talks about ensuring the safe liftoff of the Space Launch System as Jacobs supports NASA’s Artemis program that will send the first woman and person of color to the moon!
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