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South Asian Religions Distinguished Lectureship

Fri, 2015-03-20 05:30 - 07:00
Birks Building : Birks Heritage Chapel, 3520 University Street, 3520 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7
Price: Free

Padma Kaimal, Professor of Art and Art History, Colgate University, 'Scattered Goddesses: Travels with the Yoginis'.

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Contact: Professor Davesh Soneji
Organization: Faculty of Religious Studies, McGill University
Office Phone: 514-398-4121
Source Site: /religiousstudies
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Lecture by Ven. Shi Huifeng

Mon, 2015-02-02 15:00 - 17:00
Birks Building : Birks Heritage Chapel, 3520 University Street, 3520 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7

Lecture by Ven. Shi Huifeng, Assistant Abbot of Fo Guang Shan Temple, Taiwan, “Know Mind, Cultivate Mind: Buddhist Psychology”.

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Contact: Professor Victor Hori
Office Phone: 514-398-4121
Source Site: /religiousstudies
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MS Office 365 ProPlus now available for faculty, staff, and students

Fri, 2015-01-23 11:48

McGill faculty and staff members now have FREE access to Office 365 ProPlus on personal devices, including computers (PCs and Macs),  tablets (iPad and Windows), and smartphones (iPhone, Android, and Windows). This includes the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office apps. For faculty and staff, this service replaces the Office portion of the Microsoft Work at Home program. Students already (and still!) have free access to Office 365 ProPlus.

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Congratulations to Dr Roland Grad for being awarded the AFMC's John Ruedy Award for innovation in Medical Education!

Fri, 2015-01-23 15:23

On April 26, in Vancouver, during the Presidential Address Awards Ceremony at the Canadian Conference in Medical Education (CCME), Dr Grad will receive his AFMC John Ruedy Award for innovation in medical Education. The award is given to an individual or group who has developed innovative print materials, electronic learning aids or other teaching aids.

Source Site: /familymed

Outsourcing in the International Mutual Fund Industry: An Equilibrium View

Fri, 2015-01-23 15:28

Authors: Oleg Chuprinin (University of New South Wales), Massimo Massa (INSEAD), David Schumacher (McGill)

Journal: The Journal of Finance, forthcoming

Abstract:

We study outsourcing relationships among international asset management firms. We

find that in companies that manage both outsourced and inhouse funds, inhouse funds

outperform outsourced funds by 0.85% annually (57% of the expense ratio). We attribute

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Start-UP Plan Writing Workshop

Wed, 2015-02-11 18:00 - 20:00

This workshop is for student entrepreneurs at McGill interested in mastering the art of writing a start-up plan.

Date and time: February 11, 2015 from 6:00 - 8:00pm

Location: Bronfman, Room 245

Register.

 

Source Site: /desautels

Aziz Choudry to speak at Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford

Tue, 2015-02-03 19:00 - 21:00

RETHINKING RESEARCH FOR SOCIAL CHANGE:

What can we learn from activist research practice?

Dr. Choudry will speak in Room RCW202 of the Research and Academic Centre West,
150 Dalhousie Street, Brantford ON, N3T 2J4

Contact Information

Contact: Dr. James Cairns
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Source Site: /dise

Software license server downtime January 30, from 7am to 8am

Fri, 2015-01-23 14:51

The server that manages licenses for selected software installed on Library workstations will be unavailable Friday, January 30, 2015 from 7am to 8am.

During that time users will not be able to access the following software applications on Library workstations:

  • Matlab
  • SPSS
  • ArcGIS
  • Finale 2012

We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Linking Action and Research on Sustainability (LARS) brown bag lunch series presents: "Communicating your research on video"!

Fri, 2015-01-30 11:00 - 13:00
Thomson House : Room 404, 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Linking Action and Research on Sustainability (LARS) is a joint initiative of McGill professors Elena Bennett and Catherine Potvin and funded by the McGill Sustainability Projects Fund. Our main goal is to give visibility to McGill researchers (profs, graduate students and postdocs) working on positive contributions to sustainability. To do that, we help them create videos and we offer a series of brown bag lunches in science communication and outreach.

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Source Site: /sustainability

Mr Mark Mimee

Thu, 2015-03-12 11:30 - 12:30
Duff Medical Building : Amphitheater, 3775 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4
Price: Free

"Sequence-specific antimicrobials using efficiently delivered RNA-guided nucleases"

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Contact: Patrick Ritchie
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Office Phone: 514-398-7492
Source Site: /microimm
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