Rising Stars at Lassonde

PhD candidate M. Keyvanara wins Mercedes T. Richards & Jane St. Amour Award in Engineering

Congratulations to Maryam Keyvanara on receiving the Mercedes T. Richards & Jane St. Amour Award in Engineering.






PhD student  in the  Vision, Graphics and Robotics (VGR) Laboratory  at Lassonde school of engineering

Recipient of NSERC Postgraduate Doctoral Scholarships PGSD

Congratulations to Enas Tarawneh !!!!

Her research involves mining emotional patterns in conversations and the development and evaluation of emotion-aware, cloud-based animated AI agents for human-robot interaction.  She has received  a Master’s and two doctoral  OGS scholarships. She currently holds a VISTA and PGSD doctoral scholarship.  Prior to this Enas worked as an academic Lead, IT support manager and e-learning coordinator in the Institute of Applied Technology in UAE in which she received an award  for “Distinguished Curriculum Support” and  another for “Excellence in E-learning coordination”. Most importantly Enas, is a wife and mother of three , that believes that  open-mindedness and positivism is the best accomplishment and the source of true happiness.