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Daily Media Report recap: October 24 to November 11

2019.11.07

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.

Accreditation: Memorial University in Newfoundland announced that all six of its engineering programs have received full accreditation from the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board through to June 2023.

New block heater cord: A University of Saskatchewan engineering grad has created a magnetic block heater cord that will be hitting store shelves soon.

Election results: The federal election saw five engineers re-elected to represent their constituents on Parliament Hill, including Marilyn Gladu, Omar Alghabra, Sukh Dhaliwal, Steven Blaney, and Marc Garneau.