The School of Continuing Studies's 2015-2016 programs and information have been updated and are now available!
Homecoming Celebration Weekend and Open House 2015 October 22nd-25th. Read more
Please be advised that the entire Level 3 quiet study floor will be closed off from June 18 through July 31, due to heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning work in the Macdonald Campus Library. There will also be noise, vibrations and ventilation shutdowns in the coming weeks.
Staff will be able to access the closed-off areas once a day. Please continue to request items through the library catalogue, or visit the Library Services desk.
McGill’s postdoctoral fellows received their accreditation from the Commission des relations du travail on June 9, 2015. They become the third bargaining unit of AMURE/PSAC, which already includes research associates and research assistants.
The BRIDGE to Convergence of Health and Economics: The Case of Fruits and Vegetables and their Health and Wealth Consequences
This workshop is part of the design process for the agri-food module of the BRIDGE to Convergence of Health and Economics. It will focus specifically on fruits and vegetables, and their health (protection against micro-nutrient deficiency, obesity, diabetes and other chronic diseases) and wealth (economic contributions for farmers, agri-food actors and healthcare cost containment) consequences.
Family histories have a real influence on career choices. This is particularly true of Berdj Garabedian, who is the 2015 recipient of the McGill Associates Prize in Translation (French-English). Mr. Garabedian received this distinction at the spring graduation ceremony when he was awarded his Certificate in Translation.
A Special Hebb Lecture was delivered by Prof. John O’Keefe, co-winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize in Medicine on Monday June 1st, at 10:00am, in MCMED 504 (McIntyre Medical Building, 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler).
Members of the MCLL (McGill Community for Lifelong Learning) and students of IELC and IFLC (Intensive English and French language courses) gathered to honour those who served and continue to serve as volunteers in the SPEAK and Brainy Bar programs. Participants met over lunch and cake to celebrate both programs, which are run by volunteers.
The Faculty of Education would like to congratulate the following graduate students on their recent success in the provincial fellowship competitions.
Fonds de Recherches Québec - Santé (FRQ-S)
Cathryn Gordon Green
Fonds de Recherches Québec - Société et Culture (FRQ-SC)
Marie Michelle Boulanger