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 »

Shear brilliance

U of T Completes Groundbreaking Experiment on Shear Resistance Supervised by Professors Evan Bentz and Michael Collins, master’s student Phil… Read more »

Particle Man

Prof. Jeff Siegel studies particle pollution in landmark indoor air quality study Prof. Jeffrey Siegel likens engineers to “people who practice… Read more »

Eight Ways to Limit Your Exposure to Particle Pollution

It’s all about limiting the effects of combustion and creating ventilation! Avoid burning candles indoors. You may love the smell of your scented candles,… Read more »

CivE alumni honoured by industry organizations

Norbert Morgenstern (CivE 5T6) Canadian Academy of Engineering Honorary Fellow Morgenstern has led a distinguished career in Geotechnical engineering. A distinguished professor… Read more »

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Feb
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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
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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.