2014

2014 News

Dec 17, 2014 — Season's Greetings from Dean Kimberly Woodhouse and Queen's Engineering!
Please enjoy our holiday video.

Dec 12, 2014 — Shell Experiential Learning Opportunities Fund Applications Due January 21, 2015
The deadline for this cycle of applications is January 21, 2015.

Dec 04, 2014 — December 6th, 2014
On December 6th, 2014 we will remember fourteen young women who lost their lives 25 years ago in 1989.

Dec 02, 2014 — Queen’s Engineering: Giving back on Giving Tuesday
“I’m giving to Queen’s Engineering because I love the ILC.” - Alexander Savides, Sc’15

Dec 01, 2014 — Faculty mourns the loss of former student Tausif Chowdhury

Nov 27, 2014 — Pedal to the metal
Queen’s University engineering student Dalton Kellett (Sc’15) has broken through into the world of professional auto racing after signing a one year contract with Andretti Autosport.

Nov 27, 2014 — Alumnus prepared to cement new program
David Yokom (Sc'03, Msc'05) is drawing on his experience at Lafarge to lead the development of a new Bachelor of Technology degree, which is a major new collaboration between Queen's University and the Northern College Haileybury School of Mines.

Nov 21, 2014 — International connections flow from research
Dr. Andrew Pollard (Mechanical and Materials Engineering) earns fellowship in the American Physical Society

Nov 18, 2014 — Dr. Moore (Civil Engineering) honoured for outstanding work
Dr. Moore honoured with 2014 Queen’s Prize for Excellence in Research

Nov 17, 2014 — Why Kingston?
New video highlights why Kingston is a great place to complete your graduate studies.

Nov 17, 2014 — Dayna Smith joins the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
Dayna Smith has joined the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science as the Manager, Human Resources, effective November 3, 2014.

Nov 13, 2014 — Why Queen's?
Queen’s University is consistently ranked as one of Canada’s top universities.

Oct 17, 2014 — Deciphering the Genetic Code for Life
Join us Oct 30th!

Oct 16, 2014 — Mark Daymond named Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Mechanics of Materials
Dr. Daymond’s internationally recognized research focuses on the microscale interactions of collections of crystals or grains that compose many practical engineering materials and the processes that occur in these materials when they undergo changes in stress or temperature. His goal is to improve both component lifetime and performance.

Oct 16, 2014 — Elise Hewat, Sci'18, among 2014 winners of the prestigious Schulich Leader Scholarships
Elise Hewat, a graduate of JV Humphries, Kaslo BC hopes to pursue a job in engineering and continue her studies at the graduate level.

Oct 01, 2014 — Queen's receives $900,000 to support innovation and entrepreneurship
The Honourable Reza Moridi, Minister of Research and Innovation, announced today that $900,000 from the Government of Ontario's Campus-Linked Accelerator program (CLA) will be allocated to support innovation at Queen's University.

Sep 30, 2014 — Three Engineering Students on Winning Team at Queen’s Summer Innovation Initiative Competition
Team members of Mosaic Manufacturing, Mitch Debora (Sci'14), Derek Vogt (Sci'14) and Danny Lloyd (Sci'16) joined forces with Heather Evans (Comm'16) and Chris Labelle (Comm'14), to take the top prize in the Queen's Summer Innovation Initiative.

Sep 29, 2014 — Pascale Champagne (Civil Engineering) Earns Academic Accolades
Pascale Champagne inducted into the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists program.

Sep 24, 2014 — Shell Experiential Learning Opportunities Fund Applications Due October 15

Sep 17, 2014 — NEW VIDEO: Dr. Joshua Marshall leads innovative robotic loading research at the Mining Systems Lab
Josh Marshall's research in autonomous robotics will revolutionize the mining industry.

Sep 16, 2014 — Fall Preview
Mark your calendar for The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Fall Preview!

Jul 09, 2014 — Queen’s Engineering pilots direct entry stream for Electrical and Computer Engineering
The Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen’s University is developing a pilot project for undergraduate admission to the 2015/16 academic year. Students who have a strong interest in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) may choose to apply for direct entry into that program through the ECE Innovation Stream.

Jun 09, 2014 — Simon Smith has assumed the role of Operations and Facilities Manager
Dean Kimberly Woodhouse is pleased to announce that Simon Smith has assumed the role of Operations and Facilities Manager in the Integrated Learning Center effective June 9, 2014.

Jun 02, 2014 — Welcome Sarah Kauffman
Dean Kimberly Woodhouse is pleased to announce that effective June 1st, Sarah Kauffman has joined the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, as Director, Finance and Administration.

May 26, 2014 — Dr. Kevin Deluzio appointed Head, Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic), Alan Harrison, is pleased to announce that Dr. Kevin Deluzio has been appointed Head of the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering effective July 1, 2014.

Apr 03, 2014 — Dr. Michael Greenspan reappointed Head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic), Alan Harrison, is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael Greenspan has been reappointed Head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering effective July 1, 2014.

Mar 26, 2014 — Faculty mourns the loss of Nor Fadzillah Mat Rahim, Sc~99
Dean Kimberly Woodhouse and the faculty, staff and students of Queen’s Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science would like to express our deepest condolences to the friends and family of Nor Fadzillah Mat Rahim, who was aboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

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