UM Today UM Today University of Manitoba UM Today UM Today UM Today
News from
Faculty of Engineering
UM Today Network

Faculty of Engineering News Archive

Faculty of Engineering News

Dr. Oscar Sigvaldason to examine climate change & transforming energy systems at upcoming lecture

January 15, 2020 — 
Oskar Sigvaldason worked with Acres International, a global consulting engineering and management services company, for 38 years, including nine years as President.

Lotfallah Shafai

CBC: One of Winnipeg’s first Iranians didn’t try to convince people to move here, but they followed him anyway

January 13, 2020 — 
Prof. Lotfollah Shafai is a pioneer — an unintentional one, perhaps — of Winnipeg's Iranian diaspora, which now numbers in the several thousands

thumbnail

Congratulations Jitendra Paliwal

January 2, 2020 — 
Jitendra Paliwal is the new president of Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba

,

Faculty of Engineering News

Co-op/IIP Director wins Manitoba Aerospace All-Star Award

December 13, 2019 — 
Carolyn Geddert, P.Eng. honoured for excellence in education and training at 2019 All-Star Dinner

Male and female students wearing black and white hold white candles which are lit.

Faculty of Engineering News

Students remember the victims of the École Polytechnique tragedy

December 10, 2019 — 
A permanent memorial design in the EITC Atrium unveiled at commemoration event

GERRY PRICE (FIFTH FROM LEFT) WITH 8 OF 10 INAUGURAL WINNERS OF THE PRICE GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR WOMEN IN ENGINEERING AT THE PRICE SCHOLARS RECEPTION ON NOV. 26.

New graduate scholarships support women in engineering

December 5, 2019 — 
The Price Graduate Scholarships for Women in Engineering was established through a $600,000 gift from the Price Family Foundation

, , , ,

Candle image from Wikimedia.

A Duty to Remember: 30th Anniversary of the École Polytechnique Massacre

December 3, 2019 — 
The University of Manitoba Engineering Society (UMES) and the Faculty of Engineering will unveil a memorial wall to remember the lives of the 14 women killed at l’Ecole Polytechnique

The Engineering class of 1959 celebrated its 60th reunion in September.

Alumni News

A legacy 60 years in the making

November 15, 2019 — 
When Don Whitmore and Ken Bailey graduated from the Faculty of Engineering in 1959, they could scarcely imagine how much the campus would change in six decades – or that their philanthropy would play a role

, ,

Engineering and Architecture students and faculty pose outside of a structure in progress.

Indigenous News

Proposals for the 2019 Indigenous Initiatives Fund are now being accepted

November 12, 2019 — 
The Indigenous Initiative Funds are open to faculties, schools, colleges, libraries and administrative units to support unit-based projects that further the Indigenous Achievement goals and priorities outlined in Taking Our Place, the U of M’s Strategic Plan

, ,

Two plaques and two photographs for world war one engineering faculty memorial

Faculty of Engineering News

Remembering Our Fallen

November 8, 2019 — 
When WWI took hold of the globe, engineering students at the University of Manitoba put down their pencils, packed their bags, and headed overseas to serve their country in a fight for freedom and peace.

, ,

© University of Manitoba • Winnipeg, Manitoba • Canada • R3T 2N2

Emergency: 204-474-9341

Top