Alumni E-News
Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering

July 2008 l Volume 2, Issue 7


Skule™ Mentorship Program
Do you want to learn about current academic trends while contributing to the personal and professional development of future colleagues? If yes, mentor the next generation of Skule™ leaders from September to March, and help our students ensure they're on the appropriate career path and are job-ready. Applications are now available online and are due on Friday, September 5th at 5pm ...

Engineering Alumni Association's New Members
The Faculty is pleased to induct Sean Haberer (EngSci 8T6) and Elias Kyriacou (CHEM 7T6) to the Engineering Alumni Association (EAA). The mission of EAA is to promote the interests of the Faculty and create and maintain friendly relations between graduates and undergraduates ...

LewisStephen Lewis Schedules Lecture at Convocation Hall
On September 4th, Stephen Lewis will be lecturing at Convocation Hall. In 2001, Lewis was appointed Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa by the Secretary-General. Before stepping into this position, Lewis served as Deputy Exective Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) from 1995-1999. All alumni are welcome to attend Lewis's free lecture. Seating will be based on a first-come first-served basis ...

Emerging Leaders Program for Women
The Rotman School of Business has created a program that helps women managers make the transition to higher levels of leadership through the acquisition of new knowledge and skills. The program also takes into account professional challenges particular to women. The next offering of the program runs from November 10th to 13th, 2008. For more information, please contact Marisa Ciappara at 416-946-7383 or ...

showcaseFaculty Energy Research Event
The Faculty held its inaugural Energy Research Showcase on June 19th. The event attracted over 170 delegates who shared information on advances in energy-related research. Many of our students also participated, with 32 poster presentations from graduate students as well a presentation from the Blue Sky Solar Car team ...

Undergraduate Engineering Research Day (UnERD)
UnERD 2008 provides an opportunity for all the summer students in the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering at the University of Toronto to present their summer research in a competition-based event to students, professors, and alumni across the Faculty. The event will be held on August 14th, 2008 in the Bahen Centre ...

villagersCivil Class of 5T2 - Shining in More than One Way
Light has finally come to a poor mountain village in Guatemala through a group of 5T2 Civil and Engineering Business alumni who have raised approximately $7,000 to light up 65 homes. This pack of 5T2 continues to light up Guatemala, and is now working to raise $6,500 to bring light to Chenuwitz, one of 60 villages in just one municipality in Guatemala without poles and wires for electricity ...


Professional Development Centre (PDC)
The Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering's lifelong learning centre: short courses, certificate programs, custom training geared to you. Explore your potential for professional advancement:

Project Business Connection Conference
Project Business Connection conference is an informative day for Project Management and Business Analysis professionals in the Engineering, information technology, business and government sectors. Conference highlights include: presentations from industry insiders, case studies, networking opportunities, PDUs for project managers as well as pre- and post-conference workshops. Thursday, August 27, 2008, University of Toronto St. George. Details at:, or 416-946-5665 or

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