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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.

McMaster alumna recognized for work supporting women in non-traditional roles

December 4, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster alumna recognized for work supporting women in non-traditional roles

Hydro One’s Lorraine Gray named as a Women’s Executive Network (WXN) Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Award Winner

Testing COVID-19 medications using novel drug delivery technology for the eyes

November 27, 2020 /  Department News

Testing COVID-19 medications using novel drug delivery technology for the eyes

Hear about new COVID-19 related research from the C20/20 Innovation Hub in Episode 8 of Big Ideas for a Changing World, with Heather Sheardown and Fran Lasowski.

McMaster Engineering alumna appointed to the Order of Canada

November 27, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering alumna appointed to the Order of Canada

McMaster Engineering alumna Hoda ElMaraghy has been awarded one of Canada's highest civilian honours.

McMaster Engineering’s Virtual Girl Guide Workshops empowering thousands of girls across Canada

October 19, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering’s Virtual Girl Guide Workshops empowering thousands of girls across Canada

More than 13,000 Girl Guides across Canada are engaging with the world of engineering, thanks to a new virtual initiative from McMaster’s Venture Academy.

Watch: A conversation with Nobel laureates

October 9, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

Watch: A conversation with Nobel laureates

Encounters with rock stars, parking privileges and of course, global recognition of the research that changed thousands of lives: Myron Scholes and Donna Strickland talk about the impact and importance of the Nobel Prize.

Heather Sheardown honoured with YWCA Women of Distinction Award

March 6, 2020 /  Department News

Heather Sheardown honoured with YWCA Women of Distinction Award

Heather Sheardown, chemical engineering professor at McMaster and a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Ophthalmic Biomaterials, won a YWCA Hamilton’s Women of Distinction Award in the Science, Technology, Trades category.

Go CODE Girl returns to McMaster to inspire young girls

March 4, 2020 /  Department News

Go CODE Girl returns to McMaster to inspire young girls

On Saturday, March 7 — one day before International Women’s Day — 70 girls from grades 7 to 10 will gather at McMaster University to take part in Go CODE Girl, an annual event organized by Canada’s top post secondary institutions.

McMaster student first Canadian to be awarded prestigious aerospace fellowship

February 11, 2020 /  Department News

McMaster student first Canadian to be awarded prestigious aerospace fellowship

This International Day for Girls and Women in Science, we’re celebrating Hira Nadeem, an electrical engineering student who is one of 40 women recognized for excellence in the aerospace industry.

Overcoming obstacles as women in engineering

February 11, 2020 /  Department News

Overcoming obstacles as women in engineering

Five students and industry professionals share what makes them proud to be in engineering, and how they overcame challenges in the field

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