Everyday engineers series: Andrew Kent, P.Eng, PMP, LEED AP

We are at the halfway point of #NEGM2017.  For today’s interview, we visit the East Coast of Canada …

andrew-kentAndrew Kent is a professional engineer, urban planner and project manager. At Colliers Project Leaders, Andrew delivers expert advice and project management services to municipal, provincial and federal government ministries and departments. Continue reading “Everyday engineers series: Andrew Kent, P.Eng, PMP, LEED AP”

Everyday engineers series: Maureen O’Connell, P.Eng

This is week two of National Engineering and Geoscience Month (NEGM) in Canada. To keep raising awareness of everyday engineers, next up …

MaureenMaureen O’Connell is a professional engineer and employed with Golder in their Contaminated Sites group at the Vancouver office. She received her engineering license in 2016. She is the mother of one inquisitive 4 year old and one charming yet cunning 2 year old. Continue reading “Everyday engineers series: Maureen O’Connell, P.Eng”

Everyday engineers series: Jonathan Musser, P.Eng

As previously mentioned, March is National Engineering and Geoscience Month (NEGM) in Canada. To raise awareness of engineering, I have gathered stories from a few “everyday engineers” that I know. So, without further ado …

344 Jonathan Musser is a professional engineer and project manager with Associated Engineering (AE), currently on secondment to Metro Vancouver to oversee construction of a new drinking water reservoir in Surrey. He also cares about gender diversity in engineering and serves as a member of AE’s women in science & engineering retention committee. Continue reading “Everyday engineers series: Jonathan Musser, P.Eng”

Reading together

As part of Family Literacy Day, I had a chance to read to my daughter in her classroom this morning, which was a nice treat. For us, reading is a nice go-to family activity that we all enjoy.

We’ve been through a lot of picture books. Below are some of our favourites.

Fiction

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