Success Stories

Success Stories

We are excited to share our member success stories with you. The reason we do what we do—publish content, create educational courses and conferences, and bring materials scientists and engineers together—is to enable opportunities for success for you, our members.

Here are some of the testimonies we've gathered about you and your organizations, and how membership with ASM leads to great accomplishments. Contact AM&P editor-in-chief Frances Richards at to share your own.

Victoria Davenport - 2001
"Sitting inside a Boeing 747 on the runway of Richmond International Airport, all I could think about was how I was about to travel all the way across the country to attend a materials engineering camp with… More >

Victoria Davenport - 2012
"Early one Thursday morning on a conference call at work, I listen intently to engineers with their thick French accents from Mauritius, Dutch accents from the Netherlands, and … More >

The Coles
In 2007, Eric went to summer camp. "I wasn't thrilled about going away for a week," he says, "but by the end of that week my life had changed." Four years later, … More >

Katrina Boos
"It was mid-way through my junior year of high school, and I had recently decided – thanks to an engaging physics class—that I would pursue a degree in engineering. I had yet to choose what type, though, so when I applied to go to the 2010 Eisenman Camp I was… More >

Matthew Dahar
When Matt attended the Eisenman Materials Camp in 2007, he thought he wanted to study Materials Engineering, but he wasn't really sure. "Attending the Materials Camp introduced me... More >