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Ontario Tech acknowledges the lands and people of the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation.

We are thankful to be welcome on these lands in friendship. The lands we are situated on are covered by the Williams Treaties and are the traditional territory of the Mississaugas, a branch of the greater Anishinaabeg Nation, including Algonquin, Ojibway, Odawa and Pottawatomi. These lands remain home to many Indigenous nations and peoples.

We acknowledge this land out of respect for the Indigenous nations who have cared for Turtle Island, also called North America, from before the arrival of settler peoples until this day. Most importantly, we acknowledge that the history of these lands has been tainted by poor treatment and a lack of friendship with the First Nations who call them home.

This history is something we are all affected by because we are all treaty people in Canada. We all have a shared history to reflect on, and each of us is affected by this history in different ways. Our past defines our present, but if we move forward as friends and allies, then it does not have to define our future.

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The 13th annual UOIT Engineering Robotics Competition took place on Saturday, November 24th, 2018. 

Full competition results can be found here.

Congratulations to our champions Marc Garneau CI Team 4 and St Joseph SS who tied for 1st place for the first time in competition history! The podium was rounded out by Malvern CI in 3rd. The following schools won our awards of distinction:

Best Engineering Design: Marc Garneau CI Team 4

Best New School: Holland Marsh Robotics Club

Best Novel Design: Marc Garneau CI Team 5

Sportsmanship: Keswick HS

Women in Engineering: St Francis Xavier SS Team 1