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The Robertson Family: Generations of EngSci Ingenuity

Written by EngSci Alexandra Davidson (1T7) There really are no limits to the opportunities available as an Engineering Science graduate. It takes just one look at the Robertsons, three success stories of Engineering Science alumni over two generations, to demonstrate the driving force of EngSci to establish lasting careers and push the boundaries of the… Read more »

Our Own Katlin Kreamer-Tonin – Top Female to Watch

Engineering a bright future: Ten female students to watch U of T Engineering students show their excitement for the Faculty’s record-high female first-year enrolment numbers—at 30.6%, the highest in Ontario (Photo: Roberta Baker).   For Katlin Kreamer-Tonin, a third-year engineering science student with a biomedical specialization, engineering is an opportunity to see concrete results from… Read more »

Kristen Facciol (0T9) of the Canadian Space Agency

Kristen Facciol is a Toronto, Ontario native who now lives in Montreal, Quebec. She is a graduate of the University of Toronto (BASc 2009 – Engineering Science, Aerospace Engineering) who has continued to pursue her love of space as an employee of MDA Robotics and Automation. She started with MDA over 5 years ago as… Read more »

Alice Ye and Alexandra Davidson – Second Mile Award 2015

Ye and Davidson were each awarded the Class of 3T5 Second Mile Award. Established in 1945, the award is presented to a student in their final year who has gone the extra mile to engage in activities throughout their education. “Winning the Class of 3T5 Second Mile Award and meeting alumni and past winners at… Read more »

Rahul Goel Chosen 1 of 20 in the World!

1T6 Rahul Goel has been selected to compete in the 2015 CalTech Space Challenge! “After a very long selection process, I am one of the 20 students selected from around the world to go to Caltech in March and work on the asteroid retrieval mission concept. As someone who has been dreaming of space exploration… Read more »

Smart Shirt Heats Up In Cold Weather

Watch the CBC News‘ January 3 2015 segment about 1T4 EngSci Clement Zhou’s exciting new FuelWear company and product. 2. Financial Post article 3. Huffington Post article

Engineering students develop hydrogen-powered transportation startup

This past March, he pitched his roommate, Stefan Attig, a fourth-year student in environmental studies, on joining forces to apply for a spot at The Entrepreneurshi Hatchery, a three-year-old business accelerator run by the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering. An engineering science student, Tian Tian (EngSci 1T5), approached Domun and Attig about joining the team… Read more »