Welcome to Aboriginal Access to Engineering, Queen's University

We're Engineers

A series of comic books that contextualize a number of disciplines in engineering for Aboriginal youth.

Hockey & Engineering

A video series profiling Cailtyn Lahonen, a chemical engineering student and starting goalie for the Queen's University women's varsity hockey team.


Engineering Week for Aboriginal Youth provides an introduction to university life on campus for students in grades 7 and 8

What Engineers Do 2015

A revised edition of our very popular What Engineers Do activity book is now available!

Unit Plans for Teachers

Our new Unit Plan, Grade 3 Strong and Stable Structures, is linked to the Ontario Science and Technology Curriculum

For Youth

For Youth

Welcome to Aboriginal Access to Engineering!

We hope you enjoy discovering what a career in engineering looks like, and how exciting it can be!

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About AAE

We are committed to increasing the number of Aboriginal engineers in Canada. By promoting math and science to elementary and high school students, supporting the efforts of their teachers, and enabling access to post-secondary study, we are encouraging more Aboriginal youth to become qualified engineers.

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News & Events

September 1, 2015 / Outreach

Hello again, from Jenn and Nicole!

We are sad to announce that this was our last powwow of the summer season. It's back to school time for everyone, including the summer team! This powwow was being held at Silver Lake...

August 18, 2015 / Outreach

Hi Everyone ! 

I hope you are all doing well, it's Lea here from the AAE summer team. This past weekend Jen and I travelled all the way up to the Algonquins of Pikwakanagan pow wow for our last time on the road together, and it...

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