Faculty of Engineering news
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5:30 PM | Public lecture: Dr. Elizabeth Cannon, Dean, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary. Sponsored by Women in Scholarship Committee, Royal Society of Canada. Reception to follow.
The Engineering Iron Ring Ceremony will take place on Friday, March 16, 2007, at Redpath Hall, 3461 McTavish Street. Chemical, Mechanical, Metals and Mining Engineering students will receive their rings at the 4 pm ceremony and Bioresource, Civil, Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering students at the 5:30 pm ceremony. A reception will follow in the Trottier Lobby, 3630 University Street.
Centre for Intelligent Machines professor Vincent Hayward, one of the fathers of haptics research, is featured in the March 10, 2007, edition of the Economist Technology Quarterly.
Leading-edge intelligent systems research projects, resulting from university-industry collaboration, will be on display Monday, January 8, at 11:00 a.m. at McGill University's Centre for Intelligent Machines (CIM). Location: McConnell Engineering Bldg, 4th floor.
The Global Environmental and Climate Change Centre (GEC3) and the McGill School of Environment are pleased to present Dr. Mark Jaccard, professor, School of Resource and Environmental Management, and director, Energy and Materials Research Group, Simon Fraser University.
His strong confidence in McGill's tradition in research excellence, combined with a longtime passion for undiscovered possibilities both in the world of aviation and aerospace, has made Lorne Trottier an extraordinary champion in advancing the Engineering and Science faculties by donating $12 million.
The session will provide information about graduate programs in engineering and funding opportunities to encourage high calibre undergraduate students to pursue postgraduate education. Wednesday, November 8, 2006; 5 pm-7 pm; Macdonald Engineering Building, 276 and lobby.