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Doug Ruth stands and a podium wearing a white hard hat and a suit and tie. To his left, there is a rendering of the new Engineering Information and Technology Complex.

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Friends of Engineering to match gifts to scholarship fund

October 14, 2021 — 
Every dollar donated to the Douglas and Beverly Ruth Centenary Award in Engineering, up to $10,000, will be matched by Friends of Engineering, as well as an additional fifty cents from the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative.

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Winnipeg Free Press: Province mourns first woman hired as engineer

October 5, 2021 — 
Today we mourn the loss of Ruth Eden [BsC (CE)/88, ExtEd/88, MSc/02], one of five women to graduate from the civil engineering program at the University of Manitoba in 1988.

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Transit Station

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Shalaby: Westboro crash — We’re missing opportunities to make transit buses safer

September 28, 2021 — 
Eight years after the Fallowfield crash and nearly three after Westboro, Transport Canada is still studying whether large transit and highway buses should be made crashworthy.

Biosystems Engineering Homecoming fireside chat

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Biosystems program recognizes outstanding alumni at Homecoming 2021

September 26, 2021 — 
5 notable alumni from the Biosystems Engineering program are the recipients of the department’s inaugural Alumni of Influence Award.

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Professional touches virtual building

Extended Education News

Building Information Modeling is a process not a software

September 14, 2021 — 
“BIM is not a software. It is a process. We need to upskill humans in the management of this process. They can’t simply rely on technology. It changes.” - David Thompson

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Homecoming - join us September 24

Biosystems alumni celebrate golden anniversary

September 1, 2021 — 
Join us during Homecoming 2021 as we celebrate alumni award recipients

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2021 Schulich Leader Darlene Cuevas

Students News

Meet this year’s Schulich Leaders: Darlene Cuevas

August 31, 2021 — 
An exceptional student who uses her skills and knowledge for the betterment of everyone around her, Darlene Cuevas is entering the Price Faculty of Engineering this fall as one of the two 2021 University of Manitoba Schulich Leader Scholarship recipients.


Two students with a laptop sit at a picnic table in front of the Engineering Building

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Making Links Engineering Classic supports engineering students

August 31, 2021 — 
This year, the golf classic raised $18,000 to support students within our Faculty.

Fort Garry Campus-Pedway and Engineering and Admin

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Price Faculty of Engineering welcomes ANTEM 2021 International Symposium

August 4, 2021 — 
The 19th IEEE ANTEM Symposium will take place virtually for the first time in the history of the conference.

Stethoscope and globe

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Promising discovery aims to improve healing time of traumatic injuries

July 16, 2021 — 
Using an unlikely ingredient, the bioadhesive is derived from an enzyme found in the venom of the lancehead snake, a highly venomous pit viper found in the tropical lowlands of northern South America  

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