Skule Comes to Asia-Pacific Nov. 21-30
Alumni in Seoul, Hong Kong, Jakarta, Singapore and Taipei are invited to join Dean Cristina Amon to reconnect with Skule graduates and get an update from campus, including the plans for the new Centre for Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship. Learn more and RSVP.
Got a challenge in your home or office?
Our students can help you find a solution. Engineering Strategies & Practice, an award-winning design course, seeks alumni from across the GTA to participate as volunteer clients to teams of first-year engineering students. For a five-hour commitment, you receive practical recommendations for your project challenge. Learn more about becoming a client.
Keep the BizSkule Conversation Going
Did you miss the BizSkule alumni panel discussion on the future of mobile apps? Check out video answers from our experts on Vidoyen, and submit a question by November 15 for a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card. Video topics include Where did Blackberry go wrong? and What is the next area of innovation for mobile apps?
Get an Inside Look at the Pan Am Games
Join us for Skule Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, November 13 to learn about capital projects planned for the Pan Am Games that will leave a legacy for Toronto long after the closing ceremony. Sharing his firsthand insights will be Jason Fellen, Senior Director of Capital Projects for the Pan Am Games. Learn more and register.
Save the Date for Skule Nite
Skule’s annual comedy and musical revue is scheduled for Wednesday, March 12. Ticket details will be provided in the next newsletter. Visit skulenite.ca for updates.
Learn from One of U of T’s Star Lecturers
CivE Professor Bryan Karney is known for his enthusiastic teaching style. Now anyone can take his popular offering "Our Energetic Earth" through a free massive open online course (MOOC). Read a Q & A with Professor Karney and register for the course, which started October 28. It's not too late to join in!
Does your graduation year end in 4 or 9?
Plan to celebrate with your classmates at Spring Reunion May 28–31, 2014. Check our alumni website for details later this year. If you are a member of an honoured class and would like to join the planning committee, please contact Megan Murphy at 416-978-4941 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Share Your Expertise with UTEK Students
The University of Toronto Engineering Kompetition (UTEK) seeks judges and mentors for its 12th annual competition on Saturday, January 25. Alumni volunteers help students develop critical teamwork, design and communication skills. Contact Akshaya Pragadeeshram or visit utek.skule.ca for details.
Network with Calgary Skule Alumni Nov. 18
Gather with fellow graduates at the Calgary Petroleum Club and hear Professor Kim Pressnail (CivE) discuss his latest research on sustainable energy, which could reduce residential energy costs by as much as 80 per cent. Register by November 14.
Dance to the Skule Orchestra at the Valentine’s Ball
Alumni are invited to the Skule Orchestra’s Valentine’s Ball on Friday, February 14 at Hart House’s Great Hall. Includes a ballroom dance lesson, an evening of dance and live music, hors d’oeuvres, photos and exclusive dinner deals at local restaurants for ticketholders. Tickets go on sale in early January. Learn more at skulemusic.ca or contact email@example.com.