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2018.11.01
Daily Media Report recap: October 18 to 31

Professional reliance legislation introduced in BC. Go Eng Girls events held across Ontario and in BC. Consulting engineering awards. These were the stories that dominated the media report over the past two weeks.

2018.11.01
Exploring the impact of Climate Lens assessments on Canadian engineering

infrastructureIn June, the Government of Canada announced the Climate Lens requirement as part of its 12-year, $180 billion Investing in Canada infrastructure p

2018.11.01
APEGA announces new Fellows of Engineers Canada

On October 1, 2018, the association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta named twelve new Fellows of Engineers Canada.

2018.11.01
Report to federal government has potential impacts for engineering

The House of Commons Environment and Sustainable Development Committee (ESDC) recently released their report on “Better Buildings for a Low Carbon Future.” The

2018.11.01
Programs in Focus: Dalhousie Engineering Capstone Conference

Photo: Nick Pearce, Dalhousie University

2018.10.30
Press Release The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), Engineers Canada and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) sign Letter of Understanding

Ottawa, October 30, 2018 - The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP), the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), Engineers Canada and the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) are pleased to announce the signing of a Letter of Understanding.

2018.10.18
Archiving the accomplishments of women in STEM

elsie macgillOctober is Women’s History Month in Canada, so it’s fitting that this month also marks a long overdue moment in history.

2018.10.18
Daily Media Report recap: October 5 to October 17

The most read stories from the past two weeks included a Canadian winner of the Nobel Prize in physics, growing concerns over the BC Hydro Site C Dam project, and a study calling for action on speed limits in British Columbia.

2018.10.18
Call for mentors and judges: Sparking interest in the next generation engineers!

Engineers Canada, in partnership with school boards and teachers from across the country, is bringing the Future City competition to Canadian students for a third year.

2018.10.18
When does public opinion conflict with professional responsibility? 

professional responsibility People may gravitate towards a good controversy, but when it comes to cases where professionals publicly express opinions, th

2018.10.18
Manitoba announces six new Fellows of Engineers Canada

On October 17, 2018 Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba announced six new Fellows of Engineers Canada:

2018.10.18
Federal Experiential Learning report incorporates Engineers Canada recommendations

On October 17, 2018, the House of Commons Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities tabled their report on “Experiential Lear

2018.10.16
Engineers Canada partners with ARMATURE on new online system for engineering education program accreditation and reporting

OTTAWA, ON, October 16, 2018 - Engineers Canada is pleased to announce its partnership with ARMATURE in the delivery of a new data management system to support engineering education program accreditation and the annual Enrolment and Degrees Awarded Survey. 

2018.10.04
The implications of USMCA for Canadian Engineering

usmca flagsOn September 30, 2018, the United States, Mexico, and Canada announced the completion of negotiations toward a new

2018.10.04
New report recommends changes to reduce barriers for international engineering graduates

6 degrees logoIn a report released on September 26, 2018, the Institute for Canadian Citizenship (ICC) and 6 Degrees have made a series of recommendations directed

2018.10.04
Programs in Focus: Project-based learning at Conestoga

Because each project inevitably presents a unique set of challenges and problems, the tools students gain in class may only provide part of any given solution.

2018.10.04
Daily Media Report recap: September 20 to October 4

An historical first at Concordia University, the collapse of a new bridge in rural Saskatchewan, and disciplinary hearings for three engineers involved in the Mount Polley disaster were amongst the most viewed coverage from the past two weeks of the Media Monitor.

2018.09.26
Engineers Canada affinity partner helps those affected by tornadoes in Ottawa-Gatineau area

td logoIn the aftermath of the tornadoes that struck the Ottawa-Gatineau area on September 21, 2018, our thoughts are with our fellow engineers and geoscientists, and their fa

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