This hidden U of T rooftop farm helps feed the hungry—and could impact how cities eat

NSBE Fall Regional Conference builds new pathways for Black engineering grad students at U of T

When Shane Arnold (CivMin MEng) saw that U of T Engineering was offering travel grants to attend the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Fall Region 1 Conference (FRC) in Danvers, Mass., he got a second chance to connect to an organization he’s always admired. “I didn’t realize until my final year of undergrad at McMaster that they had… Read more »

Early-career professorships accelerate innovation in engineering education and research

Six CivMin assistant professors have been appointed, among 27 in the Faculty, to early-career professorships across three new programs for tenure- and teaching-stream faculty members. The professorships, created by Dean Cristina Amon, will enhance research in emerging areas and practices in engineering education across the Faculty. The new programs are the Dean’s Spark Professorships, Catalyst… Read more »

Prof. R. Doug Hooton Elected an Honorary Member from ACI

The American Concrete Institute has elected Prof. R. Douglas Hooton as an Honorary Member, specifically “for contributions to ACI and… Read more »

Volunteers with Civil & Mineral Engineering recognized at the Arbor Awards

At the top university in Canada, thousands of students spend each year striving for academic excellence and outstanding achievements to… Read more »

Survey CAMP: A Department Tradition

Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2020, Survey Camp is a long-standing Department tradition. After being acquired in 1919, the inaugural… Read more »

Prof. Shoshanna Saxe named a 2019 Clean50 Emerging Leader

Congratulations go to Assistant Professor Shoshanna Saxe, who has won a 2019 Clean50 award in the Emerging Leader category. Canada’s… Read more »

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Feb
20
Wed
2019
6:00 pm The Future of 3D Printing of Con...
The Future of 3D Printing of Con...
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Future of 3D Printing of Concrete Infrastructure | 18-19 Distinguished Lecture Series @ Galbraith Building , Room 119
The Future of 3D Printing of Concrete Infrastructure David A. Lange Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering Director of the FAA Center of Excellence for Airport Technology University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign There has been a... Read more »
Feb
21
Thu
2019
all-day Graduate Research Days
Graduate Research Days
Feb 21 – Feb 23 all-day
Graduate Research Days
More details about Graduate Research Days can be found 0n the event page.