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PHOTOS: 125th Anniversary Queen's Engineering Faculty Awards

Posted on Sep 18, 2019


The 125th Anniversary Queen's Engineering Faculty Awards was held earlier this afternoon in Mitchell Hall. It was an intimate event, a really nice time to connect and reconnect with friends and colleagues, not to mention a great way to honour the contributions of the some of our outstanding faculty members, past and present.


VIDEO: New tools to help the visually impaired learn Braille

Posted on Sep 16, 2019


Elizabeth Hoskin, a Master's candidate in the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, has developed BrailleBunny, a portable and affordable device to help people learn to read braille.


Queen's Undergraduate Internship Program information events upcoming

Posted on Sep 12, 2019


There is a series of QUIP information booth sessions coming up in the ILC atrium Sep 12, 16, and 18. An engineering internship is a great way to find your passion and to fortify your career.


VIDEO: Grad Studies with Neil Trivers, Structural and Multidisciplinary Systems Design Lab (SMSD)

Posted on Sep 11, 2019


Choosing graduate studies in engineering is a valuable journey. This is just one story.


We have a year, 2023!

Posted on Sep 07, 2019


A few photos from the Grease Pole earlier today.


Upcoming Website Changes

Posted on Aug 26, 2019


Changes are coming to the FEAS website! On Wednesday, August 28, we will be launching a newly unified web presence.


VIDEO: Welcome! International Student Guide to Orientation

Posted on Aug 24, 2019


There are all kinds of great orientation week activities happening this week and next. This is a quick guide and invitation especially for international students.


VIDEO: EngSoc Summer Series Part Three: Getting Involved

Posted on Aug 23, 2019


Here's part three of the EngSoc Summer Series. Delaney and Zaid, your EngSoc executive, introduce you to just a few of your options for getting involved.


VIDEO: Lifted, Queen’s Innovation Centre Summer Initiative 2019

Posted on Aug 22, 2019


Today is the big day! The Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre Summer Initiative Pitch Competition is underway until late this evening in Mitchell Hall. Many teams are competing, Lifted is just one. They have a great idea for a bra that's easy to use, comfortable to wear, and attractive. They're scheduled to present today at pm. Stop by and show your support.


VIDEO: Cromble, Queen’s Innovation Centre Summer Initiative 2019

Posted on Aug 22, 2019


Today is the big day! Doors open at Mitchell Hall at 2pm for the Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre Summer Initiative Pitch Competition. Many teams are competing, Cromble is just one. They have a great idea for a delicious snack made from the spent grain from beer making called BrewBites. They're scheduled to present today at 4pm. Stop by and show your support.


Input sought for permanent December 6 memorial in the ILC

Posted on Aug 19, 2019


The December 6th Memorial Service recognizes those lost during the École Polytechnique Massacre that occurred on December 6th, 1989 in Montreal. Dean Deluzio and the Engineering Society’s Memorial Design Committee is sending out the call for designs for a permanent design piece to be displayed in Beamish Munro Hall. Submissions due September 8.


PROFILE: To the top of her field

Posted on Nov 22, 2017


Queen's alumna, Mary Ann Turcke, (BSc(Eng)’88, MBA’97) began her a new role as President, Digital Media and NFL Network for the National Football League earlier this year. It's been a stellar career so far.


VIDEO: Codemakers by Aboriginal Access to Engineering

Posted on Nov 16, 2017


The Codemakers Club by Aboriginal Access to Engineering at Queen's is just one example of outreach work carried out by faculty and staff. It's all about getting children and young adults engaged in STEM fields before they choose their post-secondary career paths.


VIDEO: Tour the high speed skeletal imaging lab

Posted on Oct 18, 2017


Queen's engineering professor Michael Rainbow and his lab group have been busy during the last year assembling the new High-Speed Skeletal Imaging Laboratory at Hotel Dieu Hospital in Kingston. Research carried out in there will allow engineers and medical professionals to move beyond static images of skeletal structures and peer into living bodies while they're in motion.


VIDEO: Tour the Queens Solar Education Centre with QSDT

Posted on Sep 15, 2017


The Queen's Solar Design Team (QSDT) is just one of the many extracurricular design teams open to Queen's engineering students. This one is developing the Queen's Solar Education Centre over on West Campus.


VIDEO: Advanced wheelchair pommel design

Posted on May 15, 2017


Fourth-year mechanical engineering students Curtis Lindsey and Heather Joannou designed and prototyped a device that makes wheelchairs more comfortable, versatile and durable for those who use them. They worked with industry partner, Kingston-based Advanced Mobility Systems, on an improved iteration of a wheelchair pommel.


Queens grad student honoured for best paper

Posted on May 03, 2017


Chaimongkol Saengow, a post-doctoral researcher in The Department of Chemical Engineering, has earned the 2017 Award for Best Graduate Student Paper Published in The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering.


VIDEO: Emmanuel Ogbe PhD candidate in Chemical Engineering

Posted on Feb 01, 2017


The stories of those who earn advanced degrees are many and varied. Here's just one: Emmanuel Ogbe is a PhD candidate in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Queen's. He specializes in design analysis of process systems with a background in petroleum.