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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.

Hands-on learning outside the classroom will soon be worth an engineering course credit

May 4, 2017 /  Department News

Hands-on learning outside the classroom will soon be worth an engineering course credit

Starting this fall, McMaster University’s Faculty of Engineering will be offering the Experiential Learning Design course to those who participate in a technically focused club or team.

New Thode Makerspace offers students a place to play, collaborate and innovate

April 21, 2017 /  Department News

New Thode Makerspace offers students a place to play, collaborate and innovate

Aspiring innovators from all Faculties have a new experiential learning space on campus where they can create, collaborate, and experiment with a range of technologies.

McMaster Engineering to offer co-op option for graduate students

April 18, 2017 /  Department News

McMaster Engineering to offer co-op option for graduate students

McMaster Engineering graduate students can soon add co-op experience to their resumes.

 McMaster hosts its inaugural FIRST Robotics Competition

April 10, 2017 /  Department News

McMaster hosts its inaugural FIRST Robotics Competition

McMaster University hosted one of Canada’s premier science, technology and engineering competitions for high school-aged students on April 8 and 9.

McMaster engineering students help make life easier at nursing home

March 25, 2017 /  Department News
Source: The Globe And Mail

McMaster engineering students help make life easier at nursing home

When engineering students dream about the global problems their skills will solve, designing a better apple slicer is unlikely to make the top of the list.

Five young women in Engineering to watch

March 8, 2017 /  Department News

Five young women in Engineering to watch

In recognition of International Women's Day, which celebrates and recognizes the achievements of women, as well as promoting gender equality, McMaster Engineering is highlighting five top female student leaders.

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February 3, 2017 /  Department News
Source: Daily News

Two Mac grads hope to become Canada's next astronauts

Two McMaster alumni are among the 72 people hoping to become astronauts with the Canadian Space Agency. Thomas Karakolis (BEng ’07, MASc ’10, Mechanical) and Charles-Philippe Lajoie (PhD, Physics and Astronomy '10) are among 72 candidates for the out of this world job.

McMaster researcher to “clean” big data

January 31, 2017 /  Department News

McMaster researcher to “clean” big data

Fei Chiang is working with IBM to improve the data quality. Poor data quality costs businesses and organizations millions of dollars a year in operational inefficiencies, poor decision-making and wasted time.

Engineering with a heart: Students impress by helping wheelchair users do laundry

December 28, 2016 /  Department News
Source: CBC

Engineering with a heart: Students impress by helping wheelchair users do laundry

1st-year university students create devices for tasks with pipes, wires and ingenious dollar store purchases

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