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 the concrete industry in the areas of concrete materials, concrete durability, and sustainability of concrete construction particularly through research, teaching, and development of standards and code”. Honorary Member is the Institute’s highest honor. R. Douglas Hooton,… 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 carry them into the future. There is a dedicated group of volunteers who act as examples and who contribute to the University’s mission. Each year, a number of those volunteers are honoured with a U… 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 student group journeyed 200-kilometres north of Toronto for an unforgettable immersive field educational program in 1920. Today, as many as 200 Civil and Mineral Engineering students annually participate in the CAMP experience to better prepare… Read more »

Lassonde: Pivot Point

Above: Professor Lesley Warren (Director, Lassonde Institute), Dr. Pierre Lassonde and Speaker Zita Cobb pose at the Lassonde Institute’s 2nd… Read more »

UTTRI Director Eric J. Miller has won a Lifetime Achievement Award from IATBR!

Professor Eric J. Miller has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award from The International Association for Travel Behaviour Research. The… Read more »

Professor Brent Sleep Reappointed as Chair!

Effective July 1, we are pleased to announce that Professor Brent Sleep has been reappointed for another 5-year term as… Read more »

U of T’s School of Cities to take urban research and collaboration to new heights

A crosswalk in Santiago, Chile (photo Mauro Mora via Unsplash)

University of Toronto researchers have started to look for ways to leverage the School of Cities to connect with colleagues across… Read more »

CivMin Experts in the News

Dec
5
Wed
2018
11:30 am Why We Should Be Building More R...
Why We Should Be Building More R...
Dec 5 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Why We Should Be Building More Resilient Infrastructure and How To Do It
Join us this month as Prof. Constantin Christopoulos presents an overview of the large-scale experimental and numerical research that has taken place over the past two decades at the University of Toronto to develop this... Read more »
Dec
6
Thu
2018
all-day Fall Study Day – No Classes
Fall Study Day – No Classes
Dec 6 all-day
Engineering will hold exams on Saturdays and evenings during this period. Examinations for courses offered by other faculties may be held during other periods.
Jan
10
Thu
2019
all-day CivMin Career Fair
CivMin Career Fair
Jan 10 all-day
CivMin Career Fair
The 2019 CivMin Career Fair will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Details to follow soon along with a list of companies who will be in attendance. Interested... Read more »