Alumni News

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ECE alumna sets up funding initiative to help India recover from COVID-19

Narinder Dhami is part of a coalition of South Asian leaders working to maximize impact of donations from Canadians, with a goal of raising $1 million

‘A match made in heaven’: Allen Lau on Naver’s US$600-million acquisition of Wattpad

ECE alumnus, co-founder of the popular digital storytelling platform, reflects on the startup's origins and success

Fully operational DC microgrid boosts sustainability research in ECE

After years of planning and implementation, University of Toronto’s first self-sufficient DC microgrid is up and running

The Engineering Holiday Gift Guide: ECE Spotlight

Spread seasonal cheer — and Skule™ pride! — with this selection of gift ideas, all of which have roots at ECE

ECE spinoff LegUp Computing acquired by Microchip

The startup’s high-level synthesis tool becomes an important component in the Microchip platform for software developers

ECE alumnus and professor honoured with 2020 Engineering Alumni Network Awards

Awardees were celebrated for their career accomplishments and their contributions to the Skule™ community

“Queen of the Hurricanes”: ECE’s first alumna featured in new Heritage Minute

Elsie MacGill was ECE’s — and Canada’s — first female electrical engineering graduate

Meet two of ECE’s “Grads to Watch”

This year’s “Grads to Watch” embody the spirit of U of T Engineering; they demonstrate the engineering values of creativity, innovation and global impact