Dean Claude Laguë of the Faculty of Engineering was inducted into the Canadian Academy of Engineering as one of this year’s new fellows. This honour is bestowed upon outstanding engineers for exceptional achievements and contributions to the profession.
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Do you cross the Somerset pedestrian footbridge to get to the University of Ottawa? If so, you must have noticed that the bridge is covered top to bottom with hundreds of padlocks. Eager to mark their amour for all time, lovebirds write a short message on a lock that they hang from the bridge’s metal railing… until their love becomes too heavy for the bridge to bear.
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Dr Jules Thibault has recently undertaken the bright endeavour of making a series of innovative videos on YouTube that are part of his CHG3735 engineering course on process control.
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Three uOttawa volunteers involved with the Let’s Talk Science outreach program that makes science fun to learn have won top awards. Department of Biology research associate Sue McKee won the Let’s Talk Science National Volunteer Award for spending more than
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Tweets and Instagram photos from the University of Ottawa’s Spring 2014 Convocation
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At the beginning of the 20th century, going to the Moon seemed like an impossible dream. But on July 21, 1969, Neil Armstrong set foot on it. Conquering Mars? Don’t even think about it! But a mission to Mars represents
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For Paige Marincak, the key to success for any entrepreneur is planning. The fourth year Faculty of Engineering (computer science) student knows something about this: she’s running her own project to create and program a game for tablets called Gataela.
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The University of Ottawa has done it again! It has shown the outstanding quality and achievements of its research community. According to the latest rankings issued by the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University, uOttawa has placed
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The University of Ottawa has just inaugurated a leading edge facility that offers engineering students the space, resources and equipment necessary to design, manufacture and test complex prototypes. The Brunsfield centre is a genuine playground that allows the development of
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uOttawa has just been designated as a “Fair Trade Campus” by Fairtrade Canada, the national nonprofit fair trade certification organization. This designation is awarded to institutions that demonstrate a clear commitment to increasing the availability of Fairtrade certified products. The
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