Powwow offers good time, thoughts about the future

July 2014
Eastern Door;7/18/2014, Vol. 23 Issue 28, p18
The article offers the author's insight on a booth from Queen's University at the 2014 Echoes of a Proud Nation Pow Wow which encourages Aboriginal people to consider Engineering as a career options.


Related Articles

  • Booths eager to attract potential post-secondary students. ROWE, DANIEL J. // Eastern Door;7/19/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 28, p5 

    The article focuses on educational information given at the 2013 Echoes of a Proud Nation Pow Wow by the Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario and Syracuse University for aboriginal children who want to pursue higher education.

  • Queen's University debuts First Annual Poster Day.  // Canadian Chemical News;Nov/Dec2015, p41 

    The article offers information on the Chemical Engineering Research Poster Day of the Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario held on September 11, 2015 on topics such as controlled drug release for pancreatic cancer patients and block copolymers as stabilizers in emulsion polymerization.

  • ENGENUITY. Cairncross, Rosalind // Canadian Consulting Engineer;Dec2003, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p42 

    Looks at ENGenuity, an outreach program designed to introduce female high school students to engineering at Queen's University's Faculty of Applied Science in Ontario. Goal of the program to increase women enrolment in engineering courses; Role of the hands-on activities in increasing the...

  • Merv Dewasha. Martel, Dennis // Canadian Consulting Engineer;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p54 

    The article profiles First Nation Civil Engineer Merv Dewasha. He graduated from Queen's University and he became the president of the Canadian Aboriginal Science and Engineering Association. His works primarily focus on the aborigines, providing them employment as well as offering internship...

  • These New Gadgets Have Minds Of Their Own. Weiss, Peter // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jun2003, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p28 

    Provides information on PROXY, a gadget that exemplifies a new style of human-machine interactions tested at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. Motive for designing the gadget; Devices that link electronic intelligence and communications with infiltrate households and office items;...

  • Intelligent Lighting--The Smart Way To Go Green. Smith, Meg // Lighting Design & Application;May2006, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p31 

    The article discusses the importance of intelligent lighting to achieving the goal of sustainable lighting design. The principle behind the concept of intelligent lighting is described. A list of the five levels of lighting control that can be provided by intelligent lighting is presented. The...

  • Toronto firm wins Queen's U. Library.  // Architectural Record;Feb1991, Vol. 179 Issue 2, p15 

    Announces that the Toronto firm of Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects has won a design competition for the construction of a new $27-million library at Queen's University in Kingston, Ont. Associate architects are Moffatt & Kinoshita.

  • Paying physicians: Is a different method really better? Wharry, Steven // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;03/10/98, Vol. 158 Issue 5, p579 

    Discusses the impact of the alternative funding plan at Queen's University regarding the behavior of physicians. The theory behind the plan being that it would allow physicians to get away from the fee-for-service practice and make more time for research and patients; Comments from Dr. Sam...

  • A Bibliometrics Analysis of Canadian Electrical and Computer Engineering Institutions (1996-2006) Based on IEEE Journal Publications. Garousi, Vahid; Varma, Tan // Computer & Information Science;2012, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1 

    This paper presents a bibliometric assessment of Canadian institutions in the discipline of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) from 1996 to 2006. The paper is a first step in identifying the top institutions over a 10-year period in Canada. The rankings are calculated using three metrics:...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics