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McMaster Energy Week: March 5-10

March 6, 2018 /  Department News
Source: McMaster Daily News

McMaster Energy Week: March 5-10

Canada's first student-led energy week, taking place at McMaster, will focus on empowering undergraduate students to take control of their energy future.

Professor to be inducted into The Society of Plastics Engineers

March 5, 2018 /  Department News

Professor to be inducted into The Society of Plastics Engineers

Chemical Engineering Professor Mike Thompson among three Canadians to earn the prestigious honour.

Lowering tuition for international PhD students, improving research environment

March 5, 2018 /  Department News
Source: The McMaster Daily News

Lowering tuition for international PhD students, improving research environment

The new McMaster approach lowers tuition paid by international PhD students to levels paid by domestic students.

3 Career Tips from Women in Engineering Industry Night

March 2, 2018 /  Department News

3 Career Tips from Women in Engineering Industry Night

Alumnae offer valuable advice to help students kickstart their careers.

Study shows smartphones harm the environment

March 1, 2018 /  Department News

Study shows smartphones harm the environment

Data centres and smartphones will be the most damaging information and communications technologies to the environment by 2040, according to new research from W Booth School’s Lotfi Belkhir.

Vector Institute names two Biomedical Engineering students to inaugural Postgraduate Affiliate program

February 27, 2018 /  Department News
Source: McMaster Brighter World

Vector Institute names two Biomedical Engineering students to inaugural Postgraduate Affiliate program

Two McMaster PhD students and one postdoctoral fellow have been named to the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence’s Postgraduate Affiliate program.

W Booth School Teams Up with Community Living Hamilton

February 26, 2018 /  Department News

W Booth School Teams Up with Community Living Hamilton

More support is on the way for valued members of our society.

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February 25, 2018 /  Department News
Source: The Conversation

Why learning from experience is the educational wave of the future

The university experience has changed. It used to be enough for students to spend four years working hard on assignments, labs and exams to earn a useful undergraduate degree that signalled competence and was redeemable for a good job.

Big Ideas: A deep dive into diversity

February 15, 2018 /  Department News

Big Ideas: A deep dive into diversity

Vanessa Raponi, president of EngiQueers, a national non-for-profit LGBTQ+ advocacy group, tackles the complex challenge of improving diversity in engineering.

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