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Monique Beech

Manager, Strategic Communications

Monique leads communications and marketing efforts for the Faculty of Engineering in key strategic areas, including research, reputation enhancement and external relations.

Searching for a silent threat: McMaster Engineering grads receive James Dyson Award for cancer detection device

November 9, 2017 /  Department News

Searching for a silent threat: McMaster Engineering grads receive James Dyson Award for cancer detection device

What started as a final year engineering class project at McMaster University is now an internationally recognized improved solution for the early detection of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer.

Graduate of W Booth School Scores Win at 2017 Lion’s Lair Pitch Competition

September 28, 2017 /  Department News

Graduate of W Booth School Scores Win at 2017 Lion’s Lair Pitch Competition

Lion's Lair pitch competition celebrates the fruits of entrepreneurship in the Hamilton community.

McMaster Engineering start up dares to enter the Lion’s Lair to compete for $160K

August 9, 2017 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering start up dares to enter the Lion’s Lair to compete for $160K

Persistence and hard work continue to pay off for Lumago Inc.

McMaster entrepreneurs awarded $50K to develop stroke detection device

June 27, 2017 /  Department News

McMaster entrepreneurs awarded $50K to develop stroke detection device

HiNT (Healthcare Innovation in NeuroTechnology), a team of McMaster entrepreneurs, was one of 11 Ontario innovators awarded with $50K from the Ontario Brain Institute’s ONtrepreneurs program.

 One entrepreneur's 20-year journey to graduation

June 15, 2017 /  Department News

One entrepreneur's 20-year journey to graduation

First generation university graduate Ethan Do shares his more than 20-year journey toward discovering his passions, pursuing an education and becoming a successful entrepreneur

New Thode Makerspace offers students a place to play, collaborate and innovate

April 21, 2017 /  Department News

New Thode Makerspace offers students a place to play, collaborate and innovate

Aspiring innovators from all Faculties have a new experiential learning space on campus where they can create, collaborate, and experiment with a range of technologies.

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October 27, 2016 /  Department News

So you want to be an entrepreneur?

Learn more about launching your own start-up from our own engineering alumni: Stephen Elop and Matthew Sheridan. These interviews were filmed during a McMaster Engineering/The Forge joint student entrepreneurship event.

Engineering entrepreneurs raise $54K – in just one day

October 7, 2016 /  Department News

Engineering entrepreneurs raise $54K – in just one day

A McMaster-born company that hopes to revolutionize prototypes for start-ups has generated $54,000 in one day on Kickstarter.

McMaster alumnus wins top prize at Lion’s Lair

September 30, 2016 /  Department News

McMaster alumnus wins top prize at Lion’s Lair

McMaster Engineering alumnus Matthew Sheridan’s start-up company, Nix Color Sensor, earned the top prize at the 2016 Lion’s Lair business competition in Hamilton on Thursday.

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