Monthly Newsletter of McMaster University's Faculty of Engineering

SPOTLIGHT:



Grad students working to improve immigration integration

A group of W Booth School of Engineering Practice students are drawing on their own immigration experiences to create an app for newcomers to Canada.

Hashmeen Bains Arshpreet Malhi and Binal Solanki, all of whom are from India, are trying to find ways for immigrants to navigate a complex system of transportation, accommodation, language barriers and other settlement issues. The students are part of W Booth's Master's of Engineering Entrepreneurship and Innovation stream.


OTHER NEWS:

In the Globe & Mail: McMaster engineering students help make life easier at nursing home

McMaster researchers demonstrate atomic-level tracking of individual catalyst nanoparticles during heating

Multi-university clean energy project awarded $4-million NSERC grant

What the hack: Students gather for problem-solving session

Worth Mentioning

Brewery tour unique learning experience for chemical engineering students

J.W. Hodgins Memorial Lecture: Dr. Richard Light, Harvard University ‘Making the most of college: Students Speak Their Minds’

Spectrum Startup Competition

Engineering student Cindy Nelles wins rugby award

EVENTS

February 4, 2016
Women in Engineering: Speed Mentoring

February 27, 2016
Go Code Girl

May 18-19, 2016
Aboriginal Youth STEM Conference

Leadership

Dean’s blog: Change need not be a runaway train

There’s a difference between leadership and management. A leader seizes opportunity and puts change in motion. A manager follows leadership and better structures procedures and ideas to create greater value.

Hoda ElMaraghy

McMaster alumna to receive Ontario's highest honour

McMaster Engineering alumna Hoda ElMaraghy has been awarded Ontario’s highest official honour.

Watch the video:

Robert Walker of Atomic Energy Canada Limited’s Café X talk ‘Thoughts on the Science-Policy Interface in a Complex World




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