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New NSERC PromoScience funding helps Venture Academy reach more youth underrepresented in sciences

June 9, 2021 /  Department News

New NSERC PromoScience funding helps Venture Academy reach more youth underrepresented in sciences

McMaster’s Venture Academy strives to help students discover engineering and science at an early age. It has been selected by NSERC to receive $309,675 over three years through the PromoScience program to expand their programming and outreach.

“Mobility is freedom”: Moataz Mohamed awarded SSHRC grant to improve Canada’s transit infrastructure

June 8, 2021 /  Department News

“Mobility is freedom”: Moataz Mohamed awarded SSHRC grant to improve Canada’s transit infrastructure

Engineers shape society in ways beyond developing technological breakthroughs and towering megaprojects. Policy recommendations that impact our work, housing, availability of goods – and transportation – are often influenced by engineers.

Meet five 2021 Mac Eng graduates

June 4, 2021 /  Department News

Meet five 2021 Mac Eng graduates

In the much-anticipated weeks leading up to the Faculty’s virtual convocation on June 18, we asked five graduating students to reflect on their undergraduate experiences at McMaster Engineering.

McMaster researchers receive $2.25 million in New Frontiers research funding

June 1, 2021 /  Department News
Source: McMaster DailyNews

McMaster researchers receive $2.25 million in New Frontiers research funding

Congratulations to Todd Hoare and Ravi Selvaganapathy, professors with the departments of chemical engineering and mechanical engineering, who are among nine researchers each receiving $250,000 over two years in New Frontiers research funding.

A Letter to the Class of 2021

May 31, 2021 /  Department News

A Letter to the Class of 2021

Letters to a Young Engineer is a collection of inspirational stories and advice from some of the most influential engineering leaders in Ontario, including McMaster's Dean of Engineering, Ishwar K. Puri.

Meet the 2020/21 Student Ambassadors of the Year

May 26, 2021 /  Department News

Meet the 2020/21 Student Ambassadors of the Year

McMaster Engineering students Andrew Aslanidis and Sadia Tasnim have been recognized for making extraordinary contributions to supporting prospective students and recruitment initiatives.

Kathryn Grandfield wins prestigious Human Frontier Science Program grant

May 19, 2021 /  Department News

Kathryn Grandfield wins prestigious Human Frontier Science Program grant

Kathryn Grandfield, associate professor of biomedical engineering and materials science and engineering, has received a prestigious grant worth more than $1.3 million for research that could lead to better understanding of — and treatments for — illnesses related to bone density.

Mohamed Bakr honoured with President’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Learning

May 17, 2021 /  Department News

Mohamed Bakr honoured with President’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Learning

Mohamed Bakr, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at McMaster has been awarded with the President’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Learning.

Three students selected for Wilson Leadership Scholar Award

May 17, 2021 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Three students selected for Wilson Leadership Scholar Award

Christopher Schankula, Engineering and Society student, is one of three Wilson Leadership Scholars

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