Who To Follow On Twitter: Engineering Edition 2013


If you’re an engineering student or new grad, chances are you’re doing everything you can to stay “in the know” of what’s happening in the engineering community. There’s no better way to do this than through Twitter!

You’re probably well aware that Twitter isn’t just a platform for users to create 140 character statuses about your day. Twitter is being used globally by leaders to educate and inform their communities on industry trends.

We’ve created a list of some engaging engineering Twitter users to help you stay in the know on engineering news, trends, innovations, and current developments.

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Staying in touch online is not only a good way to expand your knowledge, it’s good practice for making connections in your industry!

What are you waiting for? Get following!

Tyrone Taborn:

With extensive communication experience plus expertise in the engineering industry, Tyrone provides followers with understandable, relevant, and current news throughout the day.




David Rush:

David aims to educate followers about environmental engineering and promote sustainable practices with his invaluable knowledge and suggested articles.




NSF Engineering:

The National Science Foundation tweets about their engineering projects to enlighten followers on current developments, news, and innovations.




Geeky Girl Engineer:

Geeky Girl is an environmental health scientist and engineer who will be sure to keep you in the know on environmental engineering news along with daily humour.




Chris Tyler

Chris is the Director of the UK Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology. On a daily basis he tweets about global science engineering news to keep followers informed and educated!



About the author

Meghan Greaves is a Bachelor of Arts - Sociology and Marketing Management student at the University of Guelph. She also earned a Business Administration – Marketing (Co-op) diploma from Conestoga College in 2012. Meghan is currently completing a summer internship with TalentEgg as a Editorial & Marketing intern.