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2019.11.07
The Work of Champions: Engineers Yukon

The 30 by 30 Champions Group, which consists of more than 40 members nationwide, works on strategy and action plans to improve the recruitment, retention, and professional development of women in engineering.

2019.11.07
Daily Media Report recap: October 24 to November 11

Accreditation for Memorial University’s engineering programs. An invention from a University of Saskatchewan engineering grad. Federal election results. These were the most-read stories from the Daily Media Report in late October and early November.

2019.10.24
Manitoba programs address gap in STEM learning for kids with disabilities

kids working on PCs with teachers“One time a kid simulated a horse and wrote a code to make it gallop,” says Priyanka Tuteja.

2019.10.24
Guest Post: Creating a World where Women Participate Fully in Science, Engineering, Trades and Technology

By Marg Latham, Chair of the Canadian Center for Women in Science Engineering Trades and Technology (WinSETT)

2019.10.24
Engineers Canada publishes new position statements on autonomous vehicles, Indigenous access to engineering

report coverAt its meeting on October 4, 2019, the Engineers Canada Board approved two new National Position Statements on

2019.10.24
Daily Media Report recap: October 11 to 24

Canada’s infrastructure report card. Self-regulation in Alberta’s real estate industry. A whistleblower at Alberta’s energy regulator. And a decision from Quebec’s human rights commission. These were the most read stories from the media monitor in mid-October.

2019.10.22
Five engineers elected in the federal election

parliament hill ottawaEngineers Canada would like to congratulate the 25 professional engineers who ran in the 2019 federal election.

2019.10.10
New environmental engineering white paper provides useful definitions of practice

At its October 4, 2019 meeting, the Engineers Canada Board approved the new “White paper on environmental engineering” bringing several years of hard work to a culminati

2019.10.10
Engineers and Geoscientists BC hosts new workshop on Indigenous engagement

On September 24, 2019, Engineers and Geoscientists BC launched a new webinar/workshop entitled “The value of Indigenous engagement on engineering and geoscience projects.” The hybrid event was the first of its kind in Canada and grows out of the broader work that the regulator is doing to address

2019.10.10
Daily Media Report recap: September 27 to October 10

The Dean of Engineering at the University of Waterloo is stepping down. Controversy at MIT over donations from Jeffrey Epstein and what it says about making the STEM fields more welcoming for women. Climate change efforts.

2019.10.10
Engineers running in 2019 federal election

Across Canada, over 20 engineers are running in this fall’s federal election.

2019.10.10
Introducing EngineerHere.ca, a resource for international engineering graduates

woman smiling hold a laptopThis week, we are excited to announce the launch of EngineerHere.ca, a web resource designed to help int

2019.10.10
Engineers Canada kicks off next strategic planning cycle

This fall, Engineers Canada kicked off the first steps in developing the organization’s next strategic plan.

2019.09.26
Work of Champions: Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba

The 30 by 30 Champions Group, which consists of more than 40 members nationwide, works on strategy and action plans to improve the recruitment, retention, and professional development of women in engineering.

2019.09.26
Key committees meet ahead of 2019 fall meetings

A scene of a newfoundland villageAhead of the the upcoming fall Board meeting on October 3 and 4, 2019, key committees of the Board recently met in St.

2019.09.26
Daily Media Report recap: September 13 to 26

News from the self-regulated professions. An engineering challenge in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian. And reflections on being a woman in engineering. These were the most-read stories from the Daily Media Monitor in mid-September.

2019.09.12
The Work of Champions: Association of Engineers and Geoscientists New Brunswick

The 30 by 30 Champions Group, which consists of more than 40 members nationwide, works on strategy and action plans to improve the recruitment, retention, and pro

2019.09.12
Engineers Canada submits recommendations to government on capacity building, CPTPP

In late summer, Engineers Canada submitted recommendations to the federal government in response to two separate consultations—the House of Commons Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs’ study on community capacity building and retention of talent in Indigenous communities, and Gl

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