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Monique Beech

Manager, Public Relations

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

The (Big) Idea: Integrate Education and Research with Innovation and Community

April 10, 2018 /  Department News
Source: Fireside With The Dean

The (Big) Idea: Integrate Education and Research with Innovation and Community

All of us have experienced disruption due to rapid innovation. Think here of recent discussions, successes and failures around artificial intelligence, fintech, autonomous vehicles, cryptocurrencies and even reusable satellite launch platforms.

Science Minister to attend major high school robotics competition at McMaster this weekend

April 6, 2018 /  Department News

Science Minister to attend major high school robotics competition at McMaster this weekend

More than 1,200 people are expected to attend the FIRST Robotics Canada District Competition at McMaster University’s David Braley Athletic Centre this weekend (April 6 to 8).

Big Ideas: Connecting Young People with STEM Opportunities

April 5, 2018 /  Department News

Big Ideas: Connecting Young People with STEM Opportunities

Youth Outreach efforts engineer excitement and enthusiasm.

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April 3, 2018 /  Department News

McMaster capstone projects solve a range of real-world problems

From automating gel manicures, to preventing the spread of diseases amongst drug users, to helping visually impaired people cross the street safely, this year’s capstone projects aim to solve a wide range of real-world problems.

Big Ideas: Using Technology to Build Community

March 29, 2018 /  Department News

Big Ideas: Using Technology to Build Community

At 25, Janelle Hinds (B.Eng. ‘15, Electrical and Biomedical) is a tech-savvy entrepreneur who has already left a lasting mark on McMaster and is now being noticed by the rest of the world.

Faculty of Engineering students take top prizes at 2018 Forge Student Startup Competition

March 28, 2018 /  Department News

Faculty of Engineering students take top prizes at 2018 Forge Student Startup Competition

Two McMaster Engineering student entrepreneurs and health tech startups took home top prizes at this year’s Forge Student Startup Competition, held on March 22 at CIBC Hall.

How smartphones are heating up the planet

March 27, 2018 /  Department News
Source: The Conversation

How smartphones are heating up the planet

When we think about climate change, the main sources of carbon emissions that come to mind for most of us are heavy industries like petroleum, mining and transportation. Rarely do we point the finger at computer technologies.

McMaster civil engineer studying Hamilton transit

March 26, 2018 /  Department News

McMaster civil engineer studying Hamilton transit

McMaster University researchers are starting a new project to re-envision bus service with transit provider Hamilton Street Railway (HSR).

Engineering profs earn teaching awards

March 24, 2018 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Engineering profs earn teaching awards

The McMaster Students Union handed out its annual teaching awards, honouring the best and most engaging educators on campus. The Merit Award went to Civil Engineering assistant professor Moataz Mohamed. Mechanical Engineering's Eu-gene Ng earns teaching excellence award.

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