Montreal author Sean Michaels, BA’04, has won the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize for his ambitious debut novel, Us Conductors. The 32-year-old faced some daunting competition, including fellow McGill grads David Bezmozgis, BA’96, and Heather O’Neill, BA’94.
The international Hult Prize is a social entrepreneurship start-up accelerator for students—with a $1 million seed money prize. Register today to compete in the qualifying Campus Event for your chance to follow in the footsteps of McGill’s award-winning 2013 team.
Two renowned McGill professors, Michael Meaney and Paul Lasko, are among the 14 winners of this year’s Prix du Québec—considered the most prestigious award attributed by the Government of Québec in cultural and scientific fields.
There’s never been a better time to be a proud McGillian. For the tenth year in a row, Maclean’s has ranked McGill as the top university in Canada in the Medical Doctoral category—a reflection of the hard work and achievements of our students, faculty, staff and alumni.
As we mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I, McGill again hosted the city's Remembrance Day ceremonies on its lower campus. Montrealers gathered to pay tribute to the brave men and women who have fought for our country.