News & Stories

Here we share news, stories and updates about ILead with respect to our programming, research and outreach. If you are a member of the University of Toronto Engineering community and have a leadership-related story you’d like to share with us, please contact info.ilead@utoronto.ca or call 416.978.3018.

Say “hello!” to Kevin (ChemE 1T5)

Get to know Kevin Saludares, ILead’s Brand Ambassador work-study student! What’s your name, program, and background? My name is Kevin Saludares, and I am a Fourth Year Chemical Engineering student…

What exactly is The Game?

Imagine you had the opportunity to play a game on campus where you can win some money. Here’s the catch: You have no idea of what that game looks like,…

Say “hello!” to Mike Klassen (EngSci 1T0)

Get to know Mike Klassen, ILead’s Leadership Programming Consultant! What are you doing at ILead? I am developing new co-curricular (outside of the classroom) programs, and playing an integrative role…

How U of T Engineering teaches you leadership skills before you even apply: Q&A with DEEP Instructor Patricia Sheridan

Students exploring what U of T Engineering has to offer at DEEP Summer Academy (Photo: Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering, U of T) How old were you when you realized…

No summertime sadness for these ChemE student (Part II): Emotional Intelligence

Students participate in a workshop led by Danny Cushing about Emotional Intelligence as part of ILead’s ChemE Summer Program  If you’ve read our tour of the TTC’s Transit Control Centre, you’ll know…

Video reviews of leadership courses now available

Thinking about electives? ILead is offering 5 undergraduate and 7 graduate courses on engineering leadership in 2014/2015. Which ones are right for you? Watch students and instructors talk about their…

ILead inspires researchers

Patricia Sheridan (MIE BASc 0T9, MASc 1T1) is mapping uncharted territory for graduate education in the Faculty as ILead’s first PhD student in engineering leadership. Her research examines how engineering…

No summertime sadness for these ChemE students

Students tour the D.W. Harvey Shops at the TTC Works yard as part of ILead’s ChemE Summer Program  This past Friday, about 25 students in ILead’s ChemE Summer Program toured…

ILead Inspires Engineers

Hatch consulting engineer. Rugby coach. Musician. Math and physics tutor. Registered student in the school of life. Sonia Sennik believes that engineering leadership development, starting with the individual, is key…

ILead’s 2012-2013 Annual Review awarded for excellence in creative vision and design

Under the creative direction of ILead Communications Coordinator Brian Tran, the ILead’s 2012-2013 Annual Review has been awarded a Gold Award in the Publications/Annual Report category from the 2014 Hermes…