Weekend in San Fran for students opens doors, and eyes

6 Jun 2017

Last month, the McGill EngInE took a group of six first- and second- year Faculty of Engineering students to the frontier of innovation and technology during its inaugural trip to San Francisco to...

Faculty of Engineering lauded for equity work

9 May 2017

The Faculty of Engineering was awarded top honors in the Team Category at the Award for Equity & Community Building, a distinction issued by the Office of the Provost each year for the past...

Dean Nicell elected vice chair of NCDEAS

9 May 2017

The National Council of Deans of Engineering and Applied Science | Conseil canadien des doyens d'ingénierie et des sciences appliquées (NCDEAS│CCDISA) met on April 29, 2017 for its biennial meeting...

Preparation makes perfect: EPTS Award-winner explains his success

8 May 2017

For U0 and U1 engineering students, the transition to university-level education can be a steep and painful learning curve. As a field of study, engineering has a particularly structured and...

Engineers learn to launch innovative products, not rockets

27 Apr 2017

While the Faculty of Engineering prides itself on being able to prepare students to accomplish such complex tasks as putting rockets into space, launching a product or service idea into the market...

Bright future for self-charging batteries

26 Apr 2017

Lithium-ion batteries have allowed the rapid proliferation of all kinds of mobile devices such as phones, tablets and computers. These tools however require frequent re-charging because of the...

Life in the fast lane

26 Apr 2017

F1. Like a handful of other sports franchises, just the mention of these two characters alone is sufficient to set the hearts of fans racing. A truly global phenomenon with millions of spectators...

McGill Engineering Experiment Takes Off

7 Apr 2017

A McGill-designed scientific experiment will be onboard a European Space Agency research rocket that’s set to be launched from northern Sweden on Thursday April 6. This rocket, MAXUS 9, will travel...


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