Events

MEGA AGM and End of year party

MEGA AGM and End of year party

Hi everyone, We are having our general meeting on April 20th. The president will present a summary of the events of 2017-2018. We will also hold our elections!! MEGA has open executive positions for the upcoming year: President VP- Internal affairs VP- Academic VP- Communications VP- Finance VP- Social GSS representative Please contact Mega executives […]

MEGA Academic night

MEGA Academic night

MEGA Academic night held on Feb 26 was the first time MEGA organized an event related to career in academia. We would like to thank Dr. Boris Stoeber, Dr. Gwynn Elfring, and Dr. Mauricio Ponga for agreeing to attend the session and answering the questions asked by the students. The event had 35 attendees and […]

MEGA Annual Thanksgiving dinner

MEGA Annual Thanksgiving dinner

As is tradition, MEGA organized the Thanksgiving dinner for the graduate students. We were delighted that Dr. Sheldon Green and Dr. Gary Schajer could attend the dinner as well. Including guests the attendance was around 40.  October 13, being a Friday resulted in the attendees having high spirits as the week was coming to an […]

MEGA Kayaking

MEGA Kayaking

MEGA organized the second event of the summer – Kayaking right in the middle of the beautiful summer. The event was organized for a group of 22 students which was the maximum possible keeping safety in mind. The students had options of either a single Kayak or the double Kayak. The Kayaking equipment was rented […]

MEGA Summer BBQ – 2017

MEGA Summer BBQ – 2017

The weather here in Vancouver can sometimes leave you asking for more. However, this summer the weather has been pleasant and we decided to make the most of this by organizing the annual Summer Barbecue. We were very excited as this was the first event organized by us, the executive team of 2017. It is […]

MEGA Annual General Meeting (2017)

MEGA Annual General Meeting (2017)

The Annual General Meeting is one of the most important events of the Mechanical Engineering Graduate Association (MEGA). This year, it will take place on April 28 (Friday) from 4pm to 8:00pm at the conference room in CEME. If you are interested in being a part of the MEGA executive team, please nominate yourself with […]

A research funding and commercialization program

A research funding and commercialization program

Ideascout.ca has connected with MEGA to spread out the words to prospective students. Ideascout.ca works directly with the student and professor to provide private seed funding, Mitacs matching, advisors and business partners to coach an inventor in entrepreneurship, oversee the business development and minimum viable product testing, and link your startup to sales channels for […]

Industry Night

Industry Night

MEGA is holding a Q&A Panel on February 16 (Thursday), 2017 from 17:30 to 19:30. You will have the opportunity to talk directly to reputable companies’ representatives, ask questions about job opportunities after your graduation, and meet other mechanical engineering graduate students. The space is limited so please RSVP at http://goo.gl/forms/eU2g8wzd8WQwSUL42 or scan the QR code […]

MEGA 2016 Christmas Party

MEGA 2016 Christmas Party

  It is almost the end of the term and Christmas is just around the corner! MEGA is excited to invite all of the graduate students, faculty, and staff of Mechanical Engineering Department to this year’s Christmas Party. The Christmas party will take place at the gorgeous GSS Penthouse! Space is limited so please RSVP here, and […]

MEGA GKE Info Session 2016

MEGA GKE Info Session 2016

Hi There, You are a first-year PhD student and have GKE? Come and join GKE info session to learn more about it. Our grad adviser, Dr. Rogak and some examiners of this year’s test will give you some information regarding the exam and you can also ask your questions from them. Please RSVP here: https://goo.gl/forms/XQyB1hbYLGtACyOz1 […]