Faculty

Professors inducted into Royal Society of Canada

Published: 11Dec2017

Congratulations to Jan Adamowski (Bioresource Engineering) and Elena Bennett (Natural Resource Sciences) on their induction into the Royal Society of Canada. The announcement was made in September,...

2018 Net Impact Food Solutions Challenge @Mac Campus

29Jan201815:30
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17:00

Challenge Question:  How might we reduce food loss before it reaches the consumer in order to increase the amount of available edible food and lessen the impact on climate?

McGill Sustainability Systems Initiative

13Dec201715:00
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16:00

It is with great pleasure that the MSSI invites you to our final event of 2017, to be held at the Macdonald Campus on December 13th.

Plant trees to control climate change

Published: 1Dec2017

Scientists at an international conference said on [November 30] that climate change was a global phenomenon that could only be controlled by planting more and more trees. This was stated in the...

Mercury decline in seabirds due to diet, not emission controls

Published: 24Nov2017

For 47 years, biologists have plucked eggs from seabird nests along the British Columbia coast. Many of the eggs were collected from remote rocky islands surrounded by some of the world’s roughest...

Winter 2018 STUDY BREAK.

5Mar2018
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9Mar2018

STUDY BREAK. Classes cancelled for all faculties except Dentistry, Medicine and Continuing Studies (non-credit courses and English & French credit courses)....

Master blender behind world famous Northern Harvest rye

Published: 20Nov2017

Some might see it as a quirky career path, to be sure, that leads one to an occupation in which their job — essentially — is to sip on whisky....

Course Evaluations matter... evaluate your courses!

13Nov2017
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23Dec2017

MERCURY Course Evaluations will be available to students until December 23 for units following the default period (or until December 7 for units following the condensed period)./macdonaldCategory:...

Health experts raise concerns over cannabis drinks and lack of details from Ottawa

Published: 7Nov2017

Unlike alcohol, which kills bacteria and toxins, Lawrence Goodridge argues, integrating cannabis in the place of alcohol may require a very different production process. “Because cannabis is a...

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