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The UM STARlab team in the clean room at Magellan Aerospace with the UM satellite

Actually, it is rocket science

November 18, 2022 — 
Ferguson is an associate professor in mechanical engineering, the NSERC / Magellan Aerospace Industrial Research Chair in Satellite Engineering at UM, and the director of STARLab, a suite of projects based in the Price Faculty of Engineering and where he is telling me about his work.

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Dr. Zahra Moussavi, named one of Canada’s top 100 most powerful women, speaks at the Empowering Women session

Research and International News

Canada Research Chair announcement highlights neurodegenerative dementia research program

November 17, 2022 — 
UM researcher Dr. Zahra Moussavi announced as Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering, Tier 1.

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Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences News

Biosystems engineering alumni honoured for achievements

November 15, 2022 — 
The Biosystems Engineering Alumni of Influence Awards recognize those who graduated in both the undergraduate and graduate programs.

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Price Faculty of Engineering News

Ruth Eden Memorial Scholarship to benefit female identifying engineering students

November 8, 2022 — 
The scholarships being established will support individuals that identify as female and who are studying civil engineering full-time at the University of Manitoba’s Price Faculty of Engineering.

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The rivgen turbine sits in the waters of the Winnipeg river.

Price Faculty of Engineering News

RivGen power system launches at Seven Sisters Falls

October 31, 2022 — 
The RivGen device was fabricated by Stace in Quebec, then shipped to Manitoba where the device was re-assembled near the Canadian Hydrokinetic Turbine Test Centre.

The Celebrating Women in Engineering Display inside the engineering complex atrium.

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Nominate an outstanding woman in engineering today

October 27, 2022 — 
We invite members of our community to nominate women in engineering who have contributed greatly to the engineering profession and who model the best of engineering to others, to appear as one of the six feature profiles on the Celebrating Women in Engineering Wall inside EITC.

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Members of the Biomedical Design Team stands smiling and posing for the camera.

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Biomedical Design Team Design Life Changing Tool

October 14, 2022 — 
The team designed a grocery bag holder to assist people who use a wheelchair to be able to travel with more bags and more independence.

Natasha Jacobson

Price Faculty of Engineering News

New biosystems engineering instructor helps students explore meaningful careers

October 7, 2022 — 
Natasha Jacobson joined the Department of Biosystems Engineering (co-located in the Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences and the Price Faculty of Engineering) as Instructor II on July 1, 2022.


Four girls working with their hands on a mini engineering project at go Eng Girl.

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Get hands on with engineering at Go Eng Girl

September 23, 2022 — 
Taking place on Saturday, October 15, this is an exciting event for girls to get a first-hand experience working in the STEM and engineering field.


Engineering Homecoming stock graphic

Price Faculty of Engineering News

Join Us for Homecoming 2022!

September 8, 2022 — 
Join us for Homecoming 2022 September 21-24, 2022

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