News & Events 2019

Sabbatical leave (6-month)

From July 1st to December 31st, 2019

For emergencies and urgent matters, please contact Engineering Faculty Office (ED 409): 306-585-4734.

Photo Credit: SaskRCE

The 11th RCE Saskatchewan's Education for Sustainable Development Awards (2019)

Location: Hannin Creek Education and Applied Research Centre, Saskatchewan

Time: 9:30 am

We have won a provincial award on sustainable education! RCE Saskatchewan (Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development) has recognized our student design project as an innovative project that has "made innovative achievements in education that builds capacity for sustainable development in Saskatchewan and that help contribute to the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (2015-2030)".

Click the link for more:

Full ceremony on video:

Name of project: Utilizing Landfill Waste Heat as a Heat Source for a City of Regina Facility

Lead organization: University of Regina

Project team members: Nicole Cripps, Brady Eurich, Brett Thomas, Kelvin T. W. Ng

Innovation Challenge

We have won the Saskatchewan’s latest Innovation Challenge: "How can technology be used to monitor the amount of solid waste generated and disposed of in the province?"

We have received $10,000 and a 16-week residency to develop our solution in collaboration with government. For more, please click the link below:

CSCE Career Night (2019)

Date: March 13th, 2019 (Wednesday)

Location: RIC 119

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Free pizza and pop!

Photo credits: CSCE University of Regina Student Chapter

The 7th Annual CSCE popsicle stick bridge competition at U of R (2019)

Date: Feb 5th, 2019 (Tuesday)

Location: Rainbow Pit, Education Building, University of Regina

Time: 6:00 – 7:15 pm


First place overall ($300):

Team 1 - "Deddiboo" (ES, HS, DL)

Total score: 32 (Max. load: 1764 N, Wt.: 134 g; Load-to-weight ratio: 13.21)

Second place ($200):

Team 8 - "TRUSS me I'm an Engineer" (TR, AN, JD, PH)

Total score: 25 (Max. load: 796 N, Wt.: 136 g; Load-to-weight ratio: 5.86)

Third place ($100):

Team 7 - "Chicken Dinner 2" (KZ, HC)

Total score: 20 (Max. load: 916 N, Wt.: 117 g; Load-to-weight ratio: 7.85)