Student Outreach

This committee shall:

  • before the second meeting of the new Council hold a meeting to review any issues and the recommended budget and report to Council;
  • promote engineering as a profession to students at every level;
  • coordinate speakers to present to classrooms and on career days to promote engineering;
  • participate in UPEI engineering expos and activities;
  • facilitate an annual career night at UPEI for students to interact with professional engineers;
  • promote student membership in Engineers PEI to university students;
  • include at least one student member; and
  • one month prior to the Annual General Meeting provide to Council for incorporation in the annual report a written account of the work completed by the committee.  Also provide with the report an outline of any issues to be carried forward to the next year, new issues to be addressed and a suggested budget.

National Engineering Month

  • before the second meeting of the new Council hold a meeting and review any issues and the recommended budget and report to Council;
  • liaise with Engineers Canada regarding the dates and theme for the current year's event and any opportunities for coordination and cooperation with Engineers PEI and Engineers Canada;
  • develop competitions and other activities to be carried out to promote awareness of engineering and National Engineering Month by the public;
  • prepare a schedule of National Engineering Month activities including printing and mailing brochures and entry forms for competitions and selecting and reserving venues;
  • carry out the onsite organization and supervision of competitions and other activities;
  • record details of competitions and other activities and provide recommendations for the following year's National Engineering Month; and
  • one month prior to the Annual General Meeting provide to Council for incorporation in the annual report a written account of the work completed.  Also provide with the report an outline of issues to be carried forward to the next year, new issues or initiatives to be addressed and a suggested budget.

Chair:

Joshua Collins, P.Eng.

 

Members:

Tyler Gallant, EIT

Corinne Gardham, EIT

Adam Jay, P.Eng.

Mike McKenna, FEC, P.Eng.

Colin McQuillan, EIT

Tanya Pater, EIT

Alisa Saciragic-Mrehic, FEC, P.Eng.

Jim Landrigan, P.Eng.

Kim Levesque (Admin. Asst)