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We Remember: U of T Engineering community reflects on the legacy of December 6

– This year marks the 30th anniversary of the École Polytechnique massacre, the deadliest mass shooting in Canadian history. The 14 victims, 12 of whom were engineering students, were targeted because of their gender. The anniversary of the tragedy has since ... Read More


MSE student-athletes recognized at the Varsity Blues Academic Excellence award ceremony

– Congratulations to Matthew Chen (MSE 1T7, MSE MSc candidate), Eric Deare (Year 3 MSE) and Jae Jin Lee (MSE MSc candidate)! These MSE students are part of the twenty-three U of T Engineering undergraduate and graduate students recipients of  U ... Read More


MSE researcher, Dr. Jason Tam, receives Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation – International

–   Photo courtesy of MITACS: Director General of Investment and Innovation at Global Affairs Canada, Emmanuel Kamarianakis (left), presenting the Award to Jason Tam (right).             Congratulations to Jason Tam (MSE 1T2+PEY, PhD 1T8) for ... Read More


U of T Engineering recognizes four longstanding industry partners at fourth annual Partners’ Reception

– More than 150 industry and community leaders, government partners and faculty members gathered Nov. 13, 2019 at the Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship for the U of T Engineering Partners’ Reception.   Now in its fourth year, the event celebrated the Faculty’s longstanding ties with over 400 industry partners across ... Read More


Prof. Hani Naguib among the four UofT presenters pitching ideas for Ontario’s growth at annual economic summit

– Prof. Hani Naguib (MIE/MSE), Director of the Toronto Institute for Advanced Manufacturing, will be one of four presenters pitching ideas at the Ontario Economic Summit. The annual event is organized by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and brings together industry ... Read More


Alumnus, Shawn Xiaohua Qu (MSE PhD 9T5), received the Engineering Alumni Hall of Distinction Award

– Alumnus, Shawn Xiaohua Qu (MSE PhD 9T5), received the Hall of Distinction Award on Nov. 7 at the annual Engineering Alumni Network (EAN) Awards. The awards ceremony, held at the Myhal Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship, celebrated alumni for ... Read More


In Memoriam – Dr. Frank Wheeler

– Adjunct Lecturer, Dr. Frank Wheeler, passed away on September 6, 2019. Wheeler received his M.Sc. (honors) in metallurgical engineering from the University of Mining and Metallurgy, Ostrava, Czechoslovakia, in 1962, and his doctorate in 1992. In 1970, he joined Hatch, ... Read More

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