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The Bricks & Clicks blog seeks to provide updates on happenings around SAME, national event previews and recaps, professional development opportunities, updates from Posts, and timely topics of interest to the A/E/C industry and joint engineering community.

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Remarks from the President

SAME President Sal Nodjomian

An Opportunity Awaits Us

"This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it." - Ralph Waldo Emerson   Sitting at my desk, writing my final column as...
SAME President Sal Nodjomian at Boston Post Event

Flying Out of the Starting Blocks

Strap in folks, because 2018 is off to a record-breaking start! Our commitment to collaboration continues to produce opportunities for SAME to impact our country. The Department of Veterans Affairs...
Sal Nodjomian, SAME President induction

Make Every Moment Count

Like many members of our great organization, I spent the better portion of my adult life in uniform, privileged to defend our nation. In my case, the uniform belonged...

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Bricks & Clicks Blog

The Bricks & Clicks blog covers happenings around SAME, event previews and recaps, and member and Post news.

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TME Past Issues

The Military Engineer magazine provides in-depth coverage of SAME, the A/E/C industry, and the joint engineer community.

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TME Online Features

Check out selected features and interviews from The Military Engineer magazine as well as online-only articles.

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Real TiME Podcast

Hear from SAME members on their role as engineering professionals and why they are active members in the Society.

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Founded in 1920, the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) unites public, private, and academic sector individuals and organizations from across the architecture, engineering, construction, environmental, facility management, cyber security, project planning, contracting and acquisition, and related disciplines in support of national security.

SAME Mission

“To build leaders and lead collaboration among government and industry to develop multidisciplined solutions to national security infrastructure challenges.”

SAME Vision

“To serve our nation as the foremost integrator for leadership development and technical collaboration within the A/E/C profession.”

Our Enduring Purpose

“To promote solidarity and co-operation between engineers in civil and military life, to disseminate technical knowledge bearing upon progress in the art of war and the application of engineering science thereto, and to preserve and maintain the best standards and traditions of the profession, all in the interests of patriotism and national security.”