Latest news

McGill Alumnus Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao Named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Energy

14 Nov 2018

Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao, M.Eng. 16’ in Materials Engineering from McGill, currently a Ph.D. student in the Erickson Lab at Cornell, is named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List in Energy – Class of 2019, for...

A science fair fit for a king, or a Prime Minister

14 Nov 2018

School science fairs, it must be admitted, are nothing new. Typically, a group of young students stand in front of posters or beakers, explaining their projects to nervous parents or equally...

Mining mentorship programs abound but don’t solve industry’s retention challenge

6 Nov 2018

When Stephanie Saliba was in her second year of McGill University’s mining engineering co-op program, she joined the Promoting Opportunities for Women in Engineering (POWE) group to help mentor...

Making a pitch into a learning opportunity

26 Oct 2018

On a Wednesday evening in a seminar room at the Faculty of Engineering, a group of students gathered together over pizza and coke. One by one, they stood up in front of their peers and delivered a...

From trash to treasure: Recycled material gives Kuujjuaq new sports pavilion

23 Oct 2018

A team from the School of Architecture’s Minimum Cost Housing Group (MCHG) has won a prestigious National Design Award for its unique project repurposing discarded materials in the northern village...

Transformer l’électricité en gaz naturel

18 Oct 2018

Les énergies renouvelables comme l’éolien et le solaire sont appelées à gagner en importance dans la lutte contre les changements climatiques; toutefois ces solutions de remplacement ne sont pas...

Press Release: ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. to fund major mining research collaboration at McGill University

5 Oct 2018

MONTREAL, October 3, 2018 –ArcelorMittal Mining Canada G.P. announced today a long-term funding programme to support mining and materials engineering R&D in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill...

Professor Sylvain Coulombe appointed Associate Vice-Principal, Innovation and Partnerships.

10 Sep 2018

Martha Crago, Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation (R&I), is pleased to announce the appointment of Sylvain Coulombe as Associate Vice-Principal, Innovation and Partnerships, effective...

Faculty of Engineering News and Events