Alumni engagement

Engineering profs receive alumni UBC Achievement Awards

Three members of the APSC community — mechanical engineering professor Nemkumar Banthia; electrical and computer engineering professor emeritus Charles Laszlo; and electrical and computer engineering adjunct professor James McEwen — have received alumni UBC Achievement Awards.

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Engineering Class of 1958 - 60th Reunion

September 21, 2018

Fifty-eight alumni, family and friends celebrated the 60th reunion for the UBC Engineering class of 1958. We gathered on Friday September 21 for a wonderful luncheon at Shaughnessy Restaurant, in VanDusen Garden. Registration began at 11 AM and within minutes, the noise of happy reunions filled the restaurant.

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Mechanical Engineering Class 1968 - 50th Reunion

September 14 & 15, 2018

The 50th reunion for the mechanical engineering graduating class of 1968 took place at Green College on September 14 and 15, 2018.  The class has celebrated reunions every five years since the 25th reunion in 1993.  Of the original graduating class of 39, 22 classmates attended over the 2 nights, plus 12 spouses.  The majority attended both nights.  A number of attendees traveled from as far away as Ontario and Quebec to participate in the gathering. 

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Chemical Engineering Class of 1988 - 30th Reunion

September 22. 2018

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ICICS Hosts “The Future of Digital Innovation”

On September 17 and 18, the Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS) hosted a networking event for research alumni from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität (FAU) Erlangen-Nürnberg who now work in the USA or Canada.

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Civil Engineering Class of 1968 Reunion - 50th Reunion

July 11th, 2018

The 1968 Applied Science - Civil Engineering - Graduating Class consisted of 1 Doctorate, 12 Master and 33 Bachelor Degrees.  Now 50 years later, the 2018 Applied Science - Civil Engineering - Graduating Class consists of 21 Master and 115 Bachelor Degrees. 

The “Fraser Arms” Pub Night is being held on July 10th at the Milltown Bar and Grill located just below the class’s regular weekend watering hole (the Fraser Arms). 
The Reunion Dinner is being held in the River Rock Casino Resort’s - Buffet’s - Chairmans Room on July 11th.  

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Tamer Mohamed - Engineering - Summer 2018

Tamer Mohamed's (BASc '11, MASc '14 EECE) vision of an academic life changed when his research started to have the potential to make a difference. Tamer is currently the CEO of Aspect Biosystems Ltd. Read more

Hao Min - Engineering - February 2018

Hao Min (BASc '09 CPEN, MBA '13) was recently was named one of Business in Vancouver's 2017 Forty under 40. Read how Hao's engineering degree helps him outside the field of engineering. Read more

Ryan Yada - Engineering - January 2018

Ryan Yada's (BASc '00 CPEN) work today is a lot different than his Computer Engineering degree. He is still involved with technology but the major focus is now on business relationships, team leadership, marketing, customer service, process improvement and business management. Read more about Ryan here. Read more

Gary Wong - Engineering - November 2017

Gary Wong (BASc '71 ELEC)) believes in paying it forward thanks to President Walter Gage. Read more about Gary's story. Read more