News and Events

Curiosity creates…a better gold rush

Posted on Aug 13, 2020

For ages, one of the world’s most precious metals has been extracted using one of the world’s deadliest substances.

Engineering students receive prestigious Vanier scholarships

Posted on Aug 12, 2020

Approximately 160 graduate students receive the highly prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship from the Government of Canada each year.

A unique online bridging program sets students up for success

Posted on Aug 10, 2020

The Fall 2020 term is destined to be the ‘most online’ semester in academic history, thanks to the COVID pandemic. Queen’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science wanted to be sure its incoming class was as prepared as possible.

A Different Summer Student Experience

Posted on Aug 06, 2020

From the threat of unemployment to becoming essential to numerous major projects, some Queen’s students have had an exciting – and enriching – summer.

Dean’s statement on the Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 Terms

Posted on Jul 30, 2020

The Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science's message regarding winter course delivery for this upcoming year

Top 15 finish for Formula SAE team

Posted on Jul 30, 2020

Designing and building a race car is not an easy task, especially on top of schoolwork and other commitments. The team spent over 10,000 hours designing, building, and testing their car, collaborating throughout the school year on several sub-teams while managing the team’s finances, logistics and external relations.

Queen’s Engineering graduates largest Indigenous class to date

Posted on Jul 29, 2020

2020 marks the largest class yet of Indigenous graduates for the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The class of 13 students speaks to the efforts of the Aboriginal Access to Engineering (AAE) team to support Indigenous student success.

Queen’s Engineering educators inducted as Fellows in the Canadian Engineering Education Association

Posted on Jul 21, 2020

Two Engineering and Applied Science educators were recently designated as Fellows of the Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA).Brian Frank and David Strong were honoured for the noteworthy service to engineering education research.

PODCAST: In Conversation with Dr. Joshua Marshall

Posted on Jul 20, 2020

Listen to Dr. Joshua Marshall, Interim Director of the Ingenuity Labs Research Institute, talk about the lab’s collaborative approach to creating intelligent systems and robotic machines that enhance human productivity, safety, performance, and quality of life.

Ingenuity Labs researcher takes a ‘maker-style’ approach to the COVID-19 pandemic

Posted on Jul 20, 2020

Dr. Amy Wu has a passion for creating accessible assistive technologies that are impactful, yet easy to reproduce with common tools and technology.