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How McGill Engineering Can Show Leadership in Equity

How McGill Engineering Can Show Leadership in Equity

With Farnangate making it all the way to Fox News, the last couple months have been interesting times for equity at McGill. However, even if SSMU’s equity policy hadn’t reached such zeniths of intelligent and mature discourse, McGill students would have been talking about equity and equity policy. Do we need equity? Do we need

Robert Forestell Elected EUS President

After a month of nominations, campaigning, debating, and voting, the elected executives of the Engineering Undergraduate Society of McGill University (EUS) for the 2014-15 academic year have been announced. Current VP Academic of the McGill Association of Mechanical Engineers (MAME) Robert Forestell has been elected as the successor to Carlos Marin as President of the

McGill Delegates Shine at 2014 Québec Engineering Competition

The 2014 Quebec Engineering Competition recently took place at the Hôtel Sacacomie, from January 30th to February 2nd. The competition consisted of seven categories: Junior Design, Senior Design, Consulting, Debates, Re-engineering, Scientific Communication, and Innovative Design. The winners of each category at the McGill Engineering Competition earned a spot in the EUS’s delegation to QEC,

Students Making McGill More Sustainable

The McGill Energy Project is an initiative that aims to promote sustainable, student-led projects. Lately, they have been making waves by involving themselves with CodeJam, an energy analysis of the RVC residence and other events on campus. The ledger sat down with MEP founder Marc-Etienne Brunet to talk about sustainability, McGill, and getting students involved

Do We Need to Demilitarize McGill? An Interview with Demilitarize McGill

Earlier this semester Demilitarize McGill approached the Plumber’s Ledger, looking to reach out to McGill’s engineering community. So, we sat down and had a little chat about what Demilitarize is, research ethics, stickering, their desire to involve engineering students, and more. Plumber’s Ledger: What is Demilitarize McGill? Demilitarize McGill: We’re a group of students, past

EUS President Resigns

The Engineering Undergraduate Society (EUS) no longer has a President. Zac Moreland, who was elected in March and had been serving since May 1, presented his resignation to the EUS Council during the first session of the year on October 7, citing personal reasons. As is stipulated in Article 20.2 of the EUS Constitution, the