Mathletics competition is about the application of Math to solve everyday engineering problems. The questions reflect the grades 5 to 8 primary school math curriculum. Our AMD Mathletics competition was held on Saturday November 16 at Sir William Mulock Secondary School. The event started promptly at 1 PM with opening remarks from Mr. I-Cheng Chen, Engineering Fellow at AMD.
These are clips from this year's FIRST Robotics competition where secondary
school students build robots that perform specific tasks and then take
them to an arena to compete, all while practicing teamwork, meeting
students from different schools which share similar interests and having
(If you haven't guessed it already, this year's
tournament is to have the robot shoot frisbees to targets all while
climbing an obstacle for extra points!)
PEO York Chapter is offering 7 scholarships to students entering first year Engineering studies at a credited Canadian university this year. The value for each scholarship is $500. Please apply by completing the application form at http://www.peoyork.com/forms/2013scholarship.doc and emailing it to
by 11:59 PM Friday June 14, 2013. You can also forward your questions to the above email address.
Education committee selected 6 candidates out of 30 applications last year. The scholarship recipients were:
Ryerson University – Guest Lecturer For A Day Event
Wednesday, 03 April 2013 11:44
Ed Poon was the initiator of this event and has brought the many years of engineering experience from our members at York Chapter to the final year graduating students at Ryerson. This event not only educated the students about real world engineering it also brought experience engineers from the field in learning from the students during the questions and answer period.