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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.

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.

Hand-held device lets patients monitor their own blood for cancer biomarkers

October 8, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

Hand-held device lets patients monitor their own blood for cancer biomarkers

Biomedical engineer Leyla Soleymani is one of the lead researchers who have developed a hand-held device to measure a biomarker for cancer, paving the way for home-based cancer monitoring.

Supporting the transformation of engineering education

October 7, 2020 /  Department News

Supporting the transformation of engineering education

This fall, we celebrate the launch of The Pivot, the biggest transformation of McMaster Engineering's approach to education. Read why Stephen Elop supports the initiative, and what it means to him.

In the Media: Canada Develops EV Technology, Advanced Mobility & The Talent Needed To Do It

October 6, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Autoline TV

In the Media: Canada Develops EV Technology, Advanced Mobility & The Talent Needed To Do It

Saeid Habibi, a professor of Mechanical Engineering, was interviewed by John Malloy of Autoline TV about innovative automotive research happening at McMaster.

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October 5, 2020 /  Department News

How to make remote learning engaging: Lessons from two McMaster teaching assistants

McMaster Engineering TAs and PhD candidates, Eva Mueller and Daniella Pallisco, used Zoom, a lightboard and a studio space to create a highly interactive workshop experience.

Co-op Ambassador Program bolsters community spirit in an online world

October 3, 2020 /  Department News

Co-op Ambassador Program bolsters community spirit in an online world

Engineering Co-op and Career Services (ECCS) is introducing 18 Co-op Ambassadors to increase engagement and build a stronger community spirit amongst members of the engineering co-op community.

McMaster student invention could improve quality of life for those with impaired hand mobility

October 2, 2020 /  Department News
Source: The Hamilton Spectator

McMaster student invention could improve quality of life for those with impaired hand mobility

“The first prototype was made out of pipe cleaners, straws and sponge,” said Lianna Genovese, 20, founder and CEO of ImaginAble Solutions, which creates assistive devices for people living with impaired motor function.

Transforming engineering education: McMaster hosts first virtual global engineering forum

October 1, 2020 /  Department News

Transforming engineering education: McMaster hosts first virtual global engineering forum

This week, McMaster Engineering hosted more than 120 engineering and technology leaders from 25 countries in the first virtual Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC) Industry Forum.

Researchers create artificial lung to support newborns in respiratory distress

September 30, 2020 /  Department News
Source: Brighter World

Researchers create artificial lung to support newborns in respiratory distress

An international team led by current and former McMaster University researchers has developed an artificial lung to support pre-term and other newborn babies in respiratory distress.

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