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When it comes to giving, these U of T Engineering alumni donors follow their hearts

Lauri and Jean Hiivala at Alumni Reunion

Grateful for the education he received at U of T Engineering, alumnus Lauri Hiivala and his wife, Jean, gave back to three distinct areas within The Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering.

‘Just keep going’: International student Eman Hammad juggled four kids and earned a PhD in engineering

Juggling four children, Eman Hammad (ECE PhD 1T8) completed her PhD dissertation in smart grid cybersecurity by tapping into the university resources around her, having her family pitch in, and simply putting her head down and forging ahead.

U of T Engineering AI researchers design ‘privacy filter’ for your photos that disables facial recognition systems

New algorithm protects users’ privacy by dynamically disrupting facial recognition tools designed to identify faces in photos.

Meet alumna Holly Johnson: a rising star at Canada’s largest space company

Photo of alumna Holly Johnson

Meet Holly Johnson (MechE 0T9 + PEY), MDA’s rising star and youngest manager. She’s worked at MDA, Canada’s largest space company, since her days as a Profession Experience Year (PEY) Co-op student.

U of T Engineering students recognized for academic and extracurricular excellence

Lineup of 2018 Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education scholarship recipients

Ten remarkable undergraduate students were honoured by the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education (OPEFE) for excelling both within and beyond the classroom.



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