Boston – MCAA recently notified New England MCA and the Wentworth MCA Student Chapter that they placed fourth nationally in the MCAA Student Chapter Competition. This means they will compete in the Final Four at the 2015 MCAA Convention in Maui, Hawaii.
The competition began at the 2014 MCAA Student Chapter Summit in Jersey City, N.J. The students worked on the project, University of California Davis — Segundo Student Services Center, during the course of their fall semester, meeting weekly and as needed at night after classes or co-ops.
There were 24 entries in the competition from colleges and universities across the U.S. and Canada.
New England MCA members and staff recently attended a rehearsal at Wentworth to critique their presentation and lend insight and experience.
Three of the five students presenting are doing co-op semesters with New England MCA member contractors.
The other finalists are: Rocky Mountain Chapter MCA – Colorado State University, McMaster MCA Student Chapter in Hamilton, Ontario and University of Washington MCA Student Chapter.