Alumni Stories

After completing a Graduate Degree in Engineering, Western Engineering Alumni have a number of opportunities to explore. 

Ahmed Mahdy Hamada, MESc'09, PhD'14

For Mahdy Hamada, MESc’09, PhD’14, becoming an Engineer was always the goal. “I grew up surrounded by engineering,” he said. “My Mom is an engineer, all my uncles are engineers, my Dad has a construction company, it’s what I have always wanted to do.”


Joseph Donohue, MESc'15

In 2014, Western Biochemical Engineering student Joseph Donohue entered the national 3-Minute Thesis Competition, originally developed at the University of Queensland, Australia to give graduate students just three minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research project to a non-specialist audience.