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In the Media: New Mac engineering dean plans to be ‘role model’

June 28, 2022 /  Department News
Source: The Hamilton Spectator

In the Media: New Mac engineering dean plans to be ‘role model’

Heather Sheardown, who joined McMaster’s Department of Chemical Engineering as the only woman assistant professor in 1998, will now become head of the Faculty of Engineering.

Five things you need to know about McMaster Engineering’s new Dean

June 23, 2022 /  Department News

Five things you need to know about McMaster Engineering’s new Dean

On International Women in Engineering Day, we celebrate Heather Sheardown, the Faculty’s first woman to become Dean. Get to know Sheardown with our list below.

Provost Susan Tighe wins top civil engineering award

May 30, 2022 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Provost Susan Tighe wins top civil engineering award

Provost and vice-president (Academic) Susan Tighe was presented with the Sandford Fleming Award by the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, while three other McMaster professors were also recognized.

In the Media: Has the Great Lakes water quality agreement been successful?

April 14, 2022 /  Department News
Source: TVO, The Agenda with Steve Paikan

In the Media: Has the Great Lakes water quality agreement been successful?

As the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement turns 50, a panel including W Booth School professor Gail Krantzberg weighs in on highlights, setbacks and the future.

In the Media: Waterdown woman shares her story to inspire BIPOC youth and women

March 21, 2022 /  Department News
Source: Flamborough Review

In the Media: Waterdown woman shares her story to inspire BIPOC youth and women

Zobia Jawed, wastewater research lead, shares her story as a BIPOC woman in STEM to encourage others to become stronger, more resilient leaders.

Strength in diversity: 5 women reflect on advancing the future of mobility

March 8, 2022 /  Department News

Strength in diversity: 5 women reflect on advancing the future of mobility

On International Women’s Day, learn about five women working toward a more inclusive future of mobility in the partnership between McMaster University and Cubic.

Mac Eng shines at YWCA Hamilton Women of Distinction Awards

March 8, 2022 /  Department News

Mac Eng shines at YWCA Hamilton Women of Distinction Awards

McMaster Engineering congratulates trailblazing student Lianna Genovese, innovative professor Zobia Jawed, and alumna Navita Dyal on their YWCA Women of Distinction awards.

Engineering physics student Arielle Ainabe reaches for the stars

March 7, 2022 /  Department News

Engineering physics student Arielle Ainabe reaches for the stars

An inspirational teacher helped launch her on an astonishing science journey. Next stop: Caltech’s Space Challenge

Meet some of our extraordinary YWCA Women of Distinction nominees

February 15, 2022 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Meet some of our extraordinary YWCA Women of Distinction nominees

McMaster is proud to be associated with so many nominees for this year’s YWCA Hamilton Women of Distinction awards, four of which are linked to the Faculty of Engineering.

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