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Hana Zalzal: Professional makeup maven

Hana Zalzal

This story appeared originally on U of T News. This article is part three of a five-part series on #EngineeringtheUnexpected, in celebration of the firstGlobal Day of the Engineer on February 24, 2016 What do Hollywood stars Courtney Cox, Camryn Manheim, Lindsay Lohan and Debra Messing have in common? They have all designed custom lipstick shades … Read More

Skule Days, 1961-1965

The Class of 6T5 produced a souvenir album on the occasion of their 50th reunion. Construction on the Berlin Wall began in 1961 as the CivE Class of 6T5 prepared for its first day at the University of Toronto.  During their four years of study, these students witnessed the height of the Cold War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the assassination of … Read More

Kinetica: engineering safer buildings in Toronto, China and worldwide

Alumnus Michael Montgomery (pictured) and Professor Constantin Christopoulos are behind Kinetica, a startup making buildings earthquake resistant.

This story originally appeared on U of T Engineering News. U of T Engineering startup Kinetica is reaching new heights at home and abroad. The company, which designs technology that makes buildings more resistant to earthquakes and high winds, just announced that its products will be incorporated into the YC Condos at the corner of Yonge and College in Toronto. Co-founded by alumnus Michael … Read More

Oh, Canada! Meet the CivE 8T5 alumnus behind Our Home & Miniature Land

A scale model of the original Tim Hortons store in Hamilton, Ont. (Photo: Our Home & Miniature Land)

This story originally appeared on U of T Engineering News. U of T Engineering alumnus David MacLean stands in front of Our Home & Miniature Land’s Toronto exhibit. “It’s like watching something I dreamed up come to fruition,” he said. (Photo: David MacLean) Alumnus David MacLean (CivE 8T5) has been chasing a big dream — one … Read More

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