June 12, 2009 | By Engineering

Request for Feedback: Divisional Space Review

June 12, 2009 A comprehensive Divisional Space Review chaired by Professor Emeritus Ron Venter and ably supported by Steve Miszuk, our Director of Planning and Infrastructure, and a hard-working committee is now complete. It has determined that of the 62,333 net assignable square metres (nasm) of space occupied by our Faculty in 16 buildings on the St. George… Read more »


June 12, 2009 | By Engineering

Final Faculty Council Meeting of 2008-2009

June 12, 2009 The final Faculty Council meeting of 2008-2009 was held on Wednesday, May 27, 2009 with Professor Emeritus Joe Paradi acting as Speaker in Professor Yu-Ling Cheng’s sabbatical leave absence. Over 60 members were present, as well as a number of guests. Dean Cristina Amon reported on some of the highlights of the past year, indicating that a… Read more »


June 11, 2009 | By Engineering

Honorary Degree in ChemE

June 11, 2009 Former research associate in ChemE, Dr. Frank Frantisak, will receive an Honorary Degree at the June 19 Engineering convocation. Among many other achievements, he holds the Order of Canada … (more)


June 10, 2009 | By Engineering

10 Questions with Engineering’s Vanier Scholars

June 10, 2009 We play 10 Questions with Engineering’s Vanier Scholars: Michael Helander Daniel McLean


June 10, 2009 | By Engineering

Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal Award

June 10, 2009 Fourth-Year PhD student Edmond Young (MIE, IBBME) has been selected as one of three U of T recipients for the 2009 Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal Award. The medal is awarded for academic excellence. Edmond works at the Cellular Mechanobiology Laboratory under the supervision of MIE Professor Craig Simmons, and IBBME Professor Aaron Wheeler. Edmond was… Read more »


June 9, 2009 | By Engineering

Grad Students Win Major National Funding Awards

June 9, 2009 Michael Helander, MSE, and Daniel McLean, IBBME, received prestigious Vanier Scholarships, which are lauded as Canada’s answer to the Rhodes Scholarship … (News@the University of Toronto)