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The role of neural rhythmic entrainment in early language learning: Victoria Leong, PhD

Goodman Cancer Research Centre, Room 501 1160 av des Pins ouest, 1200 Pine Avenue West, CA

Please join us for a CRBLM Invited Lecture by Victoria Leong, PhD (Cambridge University), who will present "The role of rhythmic entrainment in early language learning" on Wednesday, November 5th at 3 pm in the Goodman Cancer Centre, Roo

Sound, Vision, Action - free, 2-day international colloquium

McCord Museum 690 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1E9, CA

Media@McGill International Colloquium

Sound, Vision, Action puts contemporary art and scholarship in sound studies and visual culture in direct dialogue around questions of power and politics.

Bilingualism over the lifespan: Changing perspectives for an evolving field

It’s a scene that plays out every day in Montreal. On the bus, in schools, in the office and at home, conversations weave seamlessly back and forth between French and English, or one of the many other languages represented on this multicultural island. It’s increasingly common to hear not two, but three different languages spoken in one short conversation.

Published: 24Oct2014

Public Astro Night

Rutherford Physics Building 3600 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2T8, CA

AstroMcGill presents the 28th Public Astro Night, with a public lecture by Dr. Laurens Keek. He is a post-doctoral fellow visiting the Physics Department of McGill University from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Why your brain makes you reach for junk food

New study examines link between brain cortex and food buying habits

MONTREAL: Will that be a pizza for you or will you go for a salad? Choosing what you eat is not simply a matter of taste, conclude scientists in a new study at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital of McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre. As you glance over a menu or peruse the shelves in a supermarket, your brain is making decisions based more on a food’s caloric content.

Published: 20Oct2014

Open Forums on McGill’s Financial Situation


Open Forums hosted by McGill’s Provost, Professor Anthony C. Masi, for students, faculty and staff on McGill’s financial situation will take place on Monday, October 27 at the following times and locations.

Inter-individual variability and division of labour in the ant Pheidole dentate

Stewart Biology Building 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield, Montreal, QC, H3A 1B1, CA

Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 9:30am in Stewart Biology Building, Room W4/12

PhD Defense for Ana Sofia Ibarraran Viniegra

Supervisor: Dr. E. Abouheif - Department of Biology

Zasp mediates integrin activation

Stewart Biology Building 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield, Montreal, QC, H3A 1B1, CA

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 at 10:00am in Stewart Biology Building, Room W4/12

PhD Thesis Defense:

Jenny Long

Supervisor: Dr. F. Schoeck - Biology

Title: Zasp mediates integrin activation

The Hughlings Jackson Lecture - “Optical deconstruction of fully-assembled biological systems”

Montreal Neurological Institute Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre, 3801 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4, CA

The Hughlings Jackson Lecture which is the Neuro’s premier scientific lecture.This year the lecture will be delivered by Dr. Karl Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D., D.H.