3MT Winners

2018 3MT Finalists

2018 Results

The Faculty of Graduate Studies is pleased to announce the results of the 5th annual Three Minute Thesis competition.

First place and People's Choice Award

Julian Smazynski, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology - Engineering Immune Cells:  Tricking Cancer into Aiding the Anti-tumor Immune Response

Second place

Leo Rutherford, Social Dimensions of Health Program - What Will Happen to My Sex Life?  Trans Men and Bottom Surgery

Other finalists

Farhad Jalilian, Department of Mechanical Engineering - Rainwater Runoff Treatment Using Bacteria

Julie Fortin, School of Environmental Studies - Landscape Change Through Before and After Pictures

Aidan Collier, Department of Philosophy - Ethics in Computer Games

Reed Teyber, Department of Mechanical Engineering - Breeding Magnetic Refrigerators:  An Unlikely Love Story

Meaghan Efford, Department of Anthropology - Gooseneck Barnacles and the Archaeology of Nuu-chah-Nulth Shellfish Management

Mike Chen, Department of Physics and Astronomy - The Chaotic Origin of Stars

Congratulations to all the finalists for your success in the competition and for another incredible 3MT event.

2017 competition results

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