MEET: Simonne Varela

Civ Club Chair 2019-2020 A broad and brilliant smile usually precedes an exuberant greeting from Simonne Varela (CivE fourth year 1T9 + PEY).  As Chair of Civ Club, she’s a natural for the demanding role of coordinating student interests and exercising her social skills. Freshly back to school from a PEY (Professional Experience Year), Varela… Read more »

Take a look inside the new bunkhouse and common room at Survey Camp

Survey Camp at Gull Lake is celebrating its centennial and getting a new bunkhouse. Nearly a century after the first… Read more »

Announcing foundations | The new magazine for the Department of Civil & Mineral Engineering

When the Department’s name changed to Civil & Mineral Engineering in March 2018, we knew that the Department’s magazine name… Read more »

From Malaysia to Toronto: Meet your incoming class of 2T3

Eight students share what’s got them excited about their first year at U of T Engineering Residence move-ins, Frosh Week,… Read more »

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…. Read more »

CivMin Experts in the News

Oct
24
Thu
2019
12:00 pm TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE DRINKING WAT...
TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE DRINKING WAT...
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
TOWARDS SUSTAINABLE DRINKING WATER TREATMENT IN ASIA: A FOCUS ON UV-LEDs @ Bahen Centre, Room 1240 (BA1240)
Presented by Institute for Water Innovation (IWI) and Clean Water Drinking Group (CWDG) PROFESSOR KUMIKO OGUMA Associate Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of TokyoOctober 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm... Read more »
Nov
8
Fri
2019
12:30 pm Distinguished Lecture Series: Da...
Distinguished Lecture Series: Da...
Nov 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Distinguished Lecture Series: David Keith, Harvard University @ Bahen Centre, Room BA1170
WHAT ROLE FOR SOLAR GEOENGINEERING IN CLIMATE POLICY? Please RSVP HERE  Abstract: I will review the science and technology of solar radiation modification. Estimates of the risks and efficacy of solar geoengineering are deeply uncertain.... Read more »
Jan
9
Thu
2020
10:00 am CivMin Career Fair
CivMin Career Fair
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CivMin Career Fair @ 5th Floor of the Myhal Centre
The 2020 CivMin Career Fair will be held on Thursday, January 9, 2019 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., on the 5th floor of the Myhal Centre List of exhibitors Check back as more exhibitors... Read more »
Feb
5
Wed
2020
5:00 pm Distinguished Lecture Series: Ju...
Distinguished Lecture Series: Ju...
Feb 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Distinguished Lecture Series: Julian Marshall @ George Ignatieff Theatre
Presented with University of Toronto Transportation Research Institute (UTTRI) “Just” cities: traffic-related air pollution and justice in the context of urban sustainability Air pollution is the largest environmental health risk globally and in Canada. A... Read more »
Feb
20
Thu
2020
all-day Graduate Research Days
Graduate Research Days
Feb 20 – Feb 22 all-day
Graduate Research Days
More details about Graduate Research Days can be found on the event page.