U of T student team helps local church achieve sustainability and reduce its energy footprint

July 2019 Update: The U of T CECA student chapter team placed first in the initial round of the Green Energy Challenge. They now have to create a video and present their project at the NECA convention in Las Vegas in September. With energy costs on the rise, organizations all over Canada are looking to reduce their… Read more »

Reconciliation through engineering

rofessor Jennifer Drake (CivMin) presents to Indigenous leaders from across Ontario at the Sioux Lookout Innovation Station. The event is part of the Reconciliation Through Engineering Initiative, a collaboration between Indigenous communities and U of T Engineering’s Centre for Global Engineering (CGEN). (Photo: Shakya Sur)

Researchers at the Centre for Global Engineering (CGEN) are collaborating with Indigenous communities to address pressing infrastructure challenges facing geographically… Read more »

REEDDI: Putting power in the hands of the people

Olugbenga Olubanjo holding two Reeddi Capsules. Photo: Phill Snel, Civil and Mineral Engineering/ U of T   A hearty “Yah!”… Read more »

Grads to Watch 2019: CivMin’s Md Sami Hasnine

THE TRANSPORTATION DECISION-MAKER Md Sami Hasnine (CivMin PhD 1T9) Hasnine’s research is at the intersection of transportation engineering, economics, data science… Read more »

Under pressure: Modelling intermittent water supplies to improve public health

In Toronto, when you turn on a water tap, water comes out. But for more than a billion people around… Read more »

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