Lassonde Mineral Engineering Students take gold – 4 oz of gold

This weekend, Zawwar Ahmed (MinE Year 3), Ice Peerawattuk (MinE Year 4), Jihad Raya (MinE PEY) and Dalton Veintimilla (MinE Year 4) successfully defended their first place title in the Goodman Gold Challenge (GGC) in Sudbury. The GGC is a competition at Laurentian University that invites undergraduate students to assess three gold companies as investment… Read more »

U of T Students are connecting communities around the world, one bridge at a time

In June 2018, the University of Toronto Engineers in Action team (formerly Bridges to Prosperity) constructed a 64-metre suspended footbridge over the Gonchu Mayu river in Bolivia, their third bridge project since 2016. The project began in January 2018 when Engineers in Action was asked to design and build a bridge for Tablas Monte, a… Read more »

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

Engineering students race concrete canoes across Toronto’s waterfront

On May 10, more than 250 engineering students from 12 universities across Canada converged in Toronto to make the unfloatable float…. Read more »

This home has 19th-Century bones and 21st-Century guts

Strange bedfellows, the architect and the engineer. Yet, in our increasingly ecoconscious world, coaxing them to get under the covers… Read more »

Victorian home on UofT campus gets a radical, engineering-heavy makeover

The not-so-simple scheme: A box within a box.

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