Posts Tagged ‘School of Engineering’

Randall Findlay Laboratory official opening to be held December 4

December 2, 2013 | Filed under: Media Advisory | Tags: ,

Randall Findlay

The Randall Findlay Laboratory will be dedicated in a special ceremony at UBC’s Okanagan campus on Wednesday, December 4, at 3 p.m.

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UBC’s School of Engineering remembers Montreal Massacre

November 21, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Engineering students Tia Haunts, Will Patterson, and Heather Mallory are ready to paint the iconic red E white, so participants in the memorial service next week can then write messages of hope and inspiration onto the E.

It was 24 years ago when an armed man entered l’Ecole Polytechnique in Montréal, separated the female engineering students from the men, and opened fire. On that solemn December day, Marc Lépine murdered 14 women—12 engineering students, one nursing student, and a university employee. He injured another 10 women and four men before killing himself.

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September brings new beginnings, new prospects to UBC

August 28, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , ,

Students enjoy a break on the campus courtyard at UBC

Okanagan campus has 8,332 students driving cultural, economic change

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School of Engineering: What’s new for 2013-2014

August 23, 2013 | Filed under: News Features | Tags: ,

Concrete is poured for the foundation as Asst. Prof. Shahria Alam (second from right) discusses the ‘green concrete’ project with students.

Faculty Research, collaborations, new programs, new faculty members as well as personnel changes and promotions.

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UBC graduate student earns $70,000 grant to study water quality

July 25, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Nilufar Islam

Engineer is on a mission to ensure distribution networks deliver clean water.

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UBC engineers assist Penticton with energy reduction goals

July 16, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , ,

Rehan Sadiq and Kasun Hewage

Researchers will look at everything from recycling to electrical consumption.

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Next-generation 'green' concrete a home construction first

June 24, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

The concrete foundation and walls of this house under construction used recycled concrete aggregate devised by UBC’s School of Engineering.

UBC engineering professor mixes recycled waste aggregate into concrete.

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Students awarded medals as heads of graduating class

June 7, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Ten students are being recognized with gold medals for being at the top of their graduating class at UBC’s Okanagan campus convocation.

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UBC engineers develop program to preempt underground water-main failure

May 30, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: ,

Rehan Sadiq and Solomon Tesfamariam

Further research may expand use into the oil and gas pipeline industry.

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UBC faculty members, tutors recognized for dedication to students

May 7, 2013 | Filed under: Media Releases | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Deborah Buszard, John Wagner, Ilya Parkins, Wesley Pue and Cynthia Mathieson

Teaching awards presented to those who make a difference.

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