The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council [NSERC] of Canada and the J. Armand Bombardier Foundation have teamed up to create a new industrial research chair in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University.
McGill University has been awarded major funding for five training programs by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
Principal Bernard Shapiro today announced dramatic plans to accelerate academic renewal in the Faculty of Arts.
Montreal's photonics industry is getting a boost, thanks in part to the work of two young McGill engineering professors, David Plant and Andrew Kirk.
Howie Klein, one of the first openly gay media executives who served as president of Reprise/Warner Brothers Records from 1989 to 2000, is lecturing at McGill on February 7.
Director of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, Antonia Maioni is confident that the MISC conference, Building Consensus for a Health Care Reform in Canada: Diagnostics and Solutions to be held February 14-16, 2002, will provide her fellow citizens with a better understanding of the reforms needed and proposed for healthcare in Canada.
Three Quebec universities are teaming up for a Canadian business first. McGill, Sherbrooke and Bishop's universities are creating an independent venture capital firm called MSBI, with an initial $26 million fund. An acronym for "McGill, Sherbrooke and Bishop's Innovation," MSBI will multiply the number of research projects that are commercialized.
A team of scientists led by McGill University Chair of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences , Professor Charles Lin, published an article in the January 29, 2002, issue of Geophysical Research Letters in which they explain a new method to help predicting flashfloods.
McGill University is showcasing its unique collection of Lincolniana donated by the late Dr.Joseph Nathanson, a McGill medical graduate from the United States, with special tours, an exhibit, and a major public lecture by historian and commentator Gil Troy on the evening of Abraham Lincoln's birthday, February 12.
Following the news thatMcGill, Sherbrooke and Bishop's universities are creating an independent venture capital firm called MSBI, we thought†a fact-sheet was in order to provide a few essential details.