Rudyard Kipling and the iron ring. Former chief mine engineer sues the Yukon government. A new CEO at Engineers and Geoscientists BC. These were the most-read stories in the Daily Media Report in mid-May.
Iron ring: Licia Corbella writes in the Calgary Herald about the Ritual of the Calling of the Engineer, and considers its history and how Nobel Prize-winning author Rudyard Kipling came to write the ceremony and the oath that engineering graduates take upon being presented with their iron ring.
Yukon: A former chief mine engineer with the Yukon government, Paul Christman, has filed a lawsuit detailing grievances about how his employment came to an end.
Engineers and Geoscientists BC: Engineers and Geoscientists BC announced that Heidi Yang has been appointed the new CEO of the regulator, effective June 1, 2021.