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LinkedIn: A networking tool for introverted leaders?

Fri, 2016-11-25 12:20

Written by Karl Moore 

Introverts would tend see networking as something they hate to do. But our research suggests that introverted networking can be powerful and an approach that an extrovert, like myself, should learn to emulate, at least part of the time. Rather than working a room the way an extrovert would, speaking to many people for a short time each, introverts often speak to fewer people but have longer, more detailed and richer conversations. 

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Aziz Choudry, "From Aotearoa to Austurvöllur: Activist learning, research for resistance" [Reykjavik]

Thu, 2016-12-01 16:00 - 18:00


with Professor Aziz Choudry, Dept. of Integrated Studies in Education

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Macdonald Campus Founder's Day Celebrations

Thu, 2017-02-09 10:00 - 13:00
Centennial Centre : Ballroom, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9


Mark your calendars for our 2017 Founder's Day Celebrations!

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Security warning: Spam with possible malicious attachment ""Web Business Banking Support"

Fri, 2016-11-25 11:48

A fraudulent email containing a possibly malicious attachment has been reported with the subject line "Web Business Banking Support or TD Commercial Support- New Notice Concerning Your Online Security".  A sample of one of the emails is shown below.

Source Site: /it

Macdonald Hwy 20 Bridge completely closed Friday night to Saturday morning

Fri, 2016-11-25 11:27

The Transport Ministry has advised that the Macdonald Hwy 20 Bridge will be completely closed overnight, from Friday, Nov 25 -11:00 pm to Saturday, Nov 26 - 4:30 am, in order to continue the repair work on the bridge.

Road users are invited to take a marked detour (via the Boulevard des Anciens-Combattants).

Note that this closure may be delayed due to unfavorable weather conditions or operational constraints.

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Compositional Collaboration between the OSM and the Schulich School of Music.

Fri, 2016-11-25 10:58

When Schulich School of Music composition students write pieces for orchestra it may be that they dream of their works someday being performed by the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal, with all the finesse and polish that a world-class orchestra brings to contemporary music.   For three students, Doyoon Kim, Francisco Ferro and Xue Han, this was exactly what happened, when on November 10th, the OSM, conducted by Maestro Adam Johnson, premiered their works in Pollack Hall.  As part of thi

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Cognition and Circuits Seminar: Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in the Primate Brain

Wed, 2016-12-07 16:00 - 17:00
Montreal Neurological Institute : De Grandpré Communications Centre, 3801 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4


Speaker: Matt Krause Post-doctoral fellow, Chris Pack’s lab Neural Circuits, Montreal Neurological Institute 

Contact Information

Contact: Annie Le Bire
Office Phone: 514-398-2579
Source Site: /neuro

Geneviève Saumier receives Paul-André-Crépeau Medal

Fri, 2016-11-25 09:45

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Branch (CBA-Quebec), has awarded the Paul-André-Crépeau Medal to Professor Geneviève Saumier, who holds the Peter M. Laing Chair.

Source Site: /law

Saturday, November 26: Schulich Library - temperature fluctuation

Thu, 2016-11-24 19:15

On  Saturday, November 26 from 3am to 5pm, Facilities will be performing renovation work that will affect temperatures in the Schulich Library of Physical Sciences, Life Sciences and Engineering. The steam distribution system in the Macdonald-Stewart Library Building (Schulich Library) will be shut down in order to fix six leaks before the winter season sets in. As a result, library users may experience colder than normal temperatures. Spaces will be open for study but users should dress accordingly.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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McGill IT Security Awareness: “Encryption” – this week’s featured module

Thu, 2016-11-24 18:03

The SANS Video Library, the latest course offering in the McGill IT Security Awareness Training program, includes a set of short videos and newsletters concerning IT Security.  

Check out this week’s featured module: “Encryption”. Register through myCourses

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