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Doug Ruth smiles as he reveals a sign. The sign says "Doug Ruth Laneway"

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Remembering Dean Emeritus, Douglas Ruth

January 12, 2021 — 
Dr. Ruth served as the Dean of the Price Faculty of Engineering from 1999-2010, overseeing the construction of the Engineering & Information Technology Complex and further expansion of the Faculty’s programs and services.

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Alumni News

Mentoring Mondays: Brent Malcolm

January 11, 2021 — 
From a young age, Brent Malcolm [BSc(CE)/12] has been fascinated by infrastructure. Now, through mentoring, the engineering alumnus is helping other UM students find their passion

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Photos of the plane crash victims are displayed on a table, with candles lit in front of the photos, at a vigil on Jan. 10, 2020.

Honouring those lost on Flight PS752

January 6, 2021 — 
One year ago, UM lost five community members. A new fellowship and scholarship help mollify the pain by continuing their legacy


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Price Faculty of Engineering News

Two Engineering Professors Named Fellows of Engineering Institute of Canada

January 6, 2021 — 
The Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC) has announced the winning recipients of its 2021 senior engineering awards and fellowship inductees.

Kathryn Atamanchuk stands in the engineering information technology complex atrium posing for the camera

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Engineer-in-Residence Kathryn Atamanchuk Wins Manitoba Aerospace All-Star Award

December 19, 2020 — 
Currently an EiR for the local Aero-Engine Test and Advanced Digital Manufacturing sectors and is Canada’s second female EiR

Zahra Moussavi holding a device capable of applying repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation, which her new study will investigate as a therapy for Alzheimer’s patients.

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Wpg Free Press: Smartphone dialling up COVID data

December 14, 2020 — 
Moussavi said she needs 200 volunteers who have been referred to get the swab test — and she needs to get them before too much time passes from the referral.

A table covered with a black table cloth. On top on the table fourteen photo frames with photos of each of the victims, all of whom are young women. In front of each of the photos is a candle.

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Engineering students remember the victims of the Montreal Massacre

December 6, 2020 — 
31 years ago on Dec. 6, a gunman killed 14 female students all of whom were studying engineering

Order of Canada medals \\ Photo by Sgt. Ronald Duchesne, Rideau Hall

Six members of UM community honoured by Governor General

November 27, 2020 — 
Seven Manitobans have been appointed to the Order of Canada, including six members of the UM community.

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In remembrance of the passing of Stanley F. Pauley

November 24, 2020 — 
Alumnus and business magnate Mr. Stanley F. Pauley, who donated more than $11M to the UM’s Price Faculty of Engineering, died Nov. 20 in Richmond, Virginia


Price Faculty of Engineering News

Dr. Marcia Friesen appointed Dean of the Price Faculty of Engineering

November 6, 2020 — 
Dr. Friesen will become the Faculty’s first female Dean.


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