2018 Burger and Beer Social Night

On Thursday, January 3rd, the Lambton Chapter hosted a social event at Refined Fool on London Road. The event involved a burger from Burger Rebellion, beverage, and fantastic tour of Refined Fool’s brewing facility. The tour was led by Greg, a retired engineer, which made for a very informative evening.

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Fall Membership Meeting 2018

Fall Membership Meeting 2018

On Monday, October 22nd, the chapter hosted its Fall Membership Meeting. Marc Alton from Alton Farms Estate Winery discussed The Art of Wine Making and Marketing, which included some great samples of their locally produced wine.

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Donna Strickland first woman to win Nobel Prize in Physics since 1963

Donna Strickland first woman to win Nobel Prize in Physics since 1963

It’s not news that women in STEM fields are often underrepresented.  Comprising about half of the human population, women make up a significantly smaller portion of fields such as math, science, and engineering.  This doesn’t mean that they cannot make a big impact in their field of expertise.  Take Donna Strickland, for example, an associate professor at the University of Waterloo, who has recently won the Nobel Prize in Physics for her work as a PhD student on laser physics.  

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Spring Membership Meeting 2018

Spring Membership Meeting 2018

On Thursday, May 24th, the chapter hosted its Spring Membership Meeting. Guest speaker Dr. Shahram Karimi, Ph.D., P.Eng. gave a fantastic presentation on nanotechnology and four new Professional Engineers received their licenses.

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