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VIDEO: Queen's Alumni Brain Trust
VIDEO: Queen's Alumni Brain Trust
October 20, 2018

Happy Homecoming! Just think of all the missteps and mistakes that could be avoided with the wisdom of experience and the benefit of hindsight. You can't see into the future but you can access one of the greatest resources for new and aspiring Queen's engineers: our alumni.

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VIDEO: The Great Art Caper of '66
VIDEO: The Great Art Caper of '66
October 19, 2018

The steel sculpture on the patio behind the Douglas Library has a history here at Queen's going back more than 50 years. John MacLatchy (BSc Eng '64) and Lorn Newton (BSc Eng '66) were not only there for the installation, they even knew the artists.

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Dalton Kellett (Sc '15), professional race car driver
Dalton Kellett (Sc '15), professional race car driver
October 18, 2018

Queen’s engineering graduate Dalton Kellett (Sc ’15) divides his time as a professional race car driver between the track and as a mentor for young people interested in STEM fields.

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Engineering student Evan Latsky to run half-marathon in hockey gear for charity
Engineering student Evan Latsky to run half-marathon in hockey gear for charity
October 18, 2018

Third-year computer engineering student Evan Latsky is gearing-up to run the Scotiabank Toronto Half-Marathon on October 21. He will stand out from the crowd, though, because he will be running the 21-kilometer course in full hockey gear.

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A homecoming and contribution of expertise by a Queen's Engineer
A homecoming and contribution of expertise by a Queen's Engineer
October 17, 2018

When the ventilation system for the new biomedical research facility under construction in Botterell Hall turned out to be too loud for the neighbourhood, Queen’s alumnus Matt Downey and his firm Parklane Mechanical Acoustics got the job to engineer the solution.

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Professor Carolyn Small Engineering Education Innovator Award
Professor Carolyn Small Engineering Education Innovator Award
October 12, 2018

Nominations are now open for the Professor Carolyn Small Engineering Education Innovator Award, a one-time award presented to pre-tenure faculty members in recognition of the 125th anniversary of the Faculty. Deadline: Nov. 30, 2018.

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Dean Nathan F. Dupuis Leadership in Engineering Education Award
Dean Nathan F. Dupuis Leadership in Engineering Education Award
October 12, 2018

The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science is seeking nominations for the Dean Nathan F. Dupuis award, a one-time award established in recognition of the 125th anniversary of the Faculty. Deadline: Nov. 30, 2018.

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Queen's engineering students aid in design of new assistive device for amputees
Queen's engineering students aid in design of new assistive device for amputees
October 11, 2018

New York entrepreneur Bryan Costello has developed a new medical device that will help improve the daily lives of amputees by making their prostheses more comfortable to use in cold weather. Before he can take his Costello Heatsleeve to market, he needs a refined design and a new prototype. That’s where a group of Queen’s engineering students come in. 

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VIDEO: A waste water research project, Part Two
VIDEO: A waste water research project, Part Two
October 9, 2018

David Blair, a Master's candidate in Civil Engineering, works with a group of undergraduate researchers on a project to better understand the accuracy of a valuable piece of testing equipment developed here at Queen's. In the last installment, Blair and his research assistants collected samples in the field. Now, on to the lab.

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VIDEO: A waste water research project, Part One
VIDEO: A waste water research project, Part One
October 1, 2018

David Blair, a Master's candidate in Civil Engineering, is working with a group of undergraduate researchers and public works officials in Loyalist Township on a project to better understand wastewater treatment processes at the  Amherstview Wastewater Treatment Facility.

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QVIP team earns top prize in CAN-RGX Design Challenge
QVIP team earns top prize in CAN-RGX Design Challenge
September 20, 2018

Queen's engineering students Becca Bonham-Carter, Louis Burelle, Josh Galler, Katelyn Morrison, Ben Simons, and Kate Lahaie of the Queen’s Vorticity Innovation Project (QVIP) won The Magellan Award at the Canadian Reduced Gravity Experiment (CAN-RGX) Design Challenge last month at the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) Flight Research Laboratory in Ottawa.

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Make your picks for the Queen's Engineering 125th Anniversary Awards
Make your picks for the Queen's Engineering 125th Anniversary Awards
September 18, 2018

2018/2019 marks the 125th Anniversary of Queen's Engineering! Nominate a deserving classmate, colleague or friend and share their story so we can honour their accomplishments.

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VIDEO: Coastal Engineering Lab with PhD candidate Ramy Marmoush
VIDEO: Coastal Engineering Lab with PhD candidate Ramy Marmoush
September 17, 2018

Ramy Marmoush is a researcher and PhD candidate under the supervision of Queen's engineering professor Dr. Ryan Mulligan in the Department of Civil Engineering. Marmoush is using the wave pool at the Coastal Engineering Lab on West Campus to learn more about erosion processes on shorelines.

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Queen's students developing new neurosurgical aid
Queen's students developing new neurosurgical aid
September 13, 2018

A group of Queen's researchers are working to adapt a consumer augmented reality system, the Microsoft HoloLens, as a tool to help neurosurgeons more easily determine the best locations for burr holes in the skull for the emergency treatment of subdural hematoma. It's work that could help save lives.

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PHOTOS: We have a year, 2022!
PHOTOS: We have a year, 2022!
September 8, 2018

One of the most enduring traditions of Queen's Engineering, the Grease Pole, was held at a secret location, Saturday. It was a bit chilly but we have a year, 2022!

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MME Emeritus Professor Awarded Prestigious Canadian Metal Physics Award
MME Emeritus Professor Awarded Prestigious Canadian Metal Physics Award
August 31, 2018

Congratulations to Emeritus Professor Rick Holt for winning the Prestigious Canadian Metal Physics Award.

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EngSoc Summer Series Part VIII: Engineering in Athletics
EngSoc Summer Series Part VIII: Engineering in Athletics
August 23, 2018

Join Emily, Carson, and Besh, members of your Engineering Society Executive in this, part eight, of our EngSoc Summer Video Series. Meet some Queen's engineering students who are also varsity or club athletes. Learn how you can balance your academic work with sports. 

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VIDEO: Join the FEAS Content Development Team, The Media Squad
VIDEO: Join the FEAS Content Development Team, The Media Squad
August 17, 2018

Applications for positions on the Fall/Winter 2018 Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Content Development Team are now open. $14.60/hr, flexible schedule, up to seven hours per week. You must qualify for the Work Study Program. See Job ID 96890 on MyCareer or apply directly with resume, cover, and any work samples to m.mills@queensu.ca Interviews arranged and conducted the week of Sep 17.  

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VIDEO: Fall Term Break Explained
VIDEO: Fall Term Break Explained
August 14, 2018

Join Steph and Emily for a detailed explanation of all you need to know about Fall Term Break.

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EngSoc Summer Series Part VII: Engineering disciplines
EngSoc Summer Series Part VII: Engineering disciplines
August 9, 2018

Join Emily, Carson, members of your Engineering Society Executive in this, part seven, of our EngSoc Summer Video Series. It's a handy explanation of the various engineering disciplines available to choose from here at Queen's.

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