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  • Dr. Kibret Mequanint receives Western's Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching

    Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching: Awarded to Chemical and Biochemical's Dr. Kibret Mequanint for his outstanding contributions in the classroom.

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    Graduate Students: Check out information for students pursuing their Graduate degree in Chemical Engineering

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Awards Presented at 10th Annual Capstone Competition | March 20, 2015

Awards have been handeed out at the 10th anniversary edition of the Capstone Design & Competition at the Western Sarnia-Lambton Research Park in Sarnia. (more)

Dr. Kibret Mequanint receives Western's Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching
Western News | March 12, 2015

For a number of years, Kibret Mequanint has taken on some of the most challenging of the required courses in Engineering, yet still maintained his teaching ratings well above the average in his department and faculty. (more)

Hilary Stone to reach out to rural women in Ghana this summer
Western Engineering News | March 11, 2015

Stone, a third-year Chemical and Biochemical Engineering student, will travel to Kumasi, Ghana from May until August as this year's EWB Western Junior Fellow. (more)

Dr. Lauren Flynn's CFI 'funding fuels hunt for deeper answers'

Western News | January 20, 2015

Dr. Lauren Flynn is offering hope to those struggling to heal some of life’s deepest scars by putting stems cells found in human fat to work in new ways. (more

Dr. Cedric Briens is 'turning ‘gunk’ into a liquid gold'
Western Engineering News | January 7, 2015

Finding a way to improve the efficiency of how heavy oil is upgraded is a challenge Cedric Briens is excited to take on as the NSERC Syncrude/ExxonMobil Industrial Research Chair in Fluid Coking Technologies at Western University. (more)

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