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Satanic Purses: Book explodes myths of terrorist funding

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

So, maybe Osama bin Laden is just misunderstood. While economist R.T. Naylor doesn't go that far in his most recent book, he maintains that the al-Qaeda leader's power and influence has been greatly exaggerated by Western governments with hidden agendas.

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Survive and thrive: A visual guide to your first week at McGill

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

Written by a recent grad, this comprehensive guide for new students lists a baker's dozen of must-know McGill landmarks and student services.

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For new professors

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

Rookies to McGill's professorial ranks take heart; the TLS offers lots of TLC to new arrivals.

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Milestone mania

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

Does it feel a little more festive than usual around campus this year? That's because there's a whole lot of milestone anniversaries this year, including the 125th anniversary of the opening of the Protestant Hospital for the Insane (now known as the Douglas Hospital).

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Order of Canada honours three McGill professors

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

A trio of McGill profs were named to the Order of Canada recently. Who are they? Read on.

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McGill Minis pack big punch

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

You've heard it before; size doesn't matter. Well, this time it's true. McGill Minis are celebrating their fifth year of edifying Montrealers and the general public on everything from physiology to family law.

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Around campus

Thu, 2006-08-24 10:30

From health care reform and alternative teaching methods to belly dancing and muff warmers, this version of campus highlights offers something for just about everyone.

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Epigenetic celebrity

Sat, 2006-08-26 10:00

A few years ago, researchers like McGill's Moshe Szyf were scoffed at for their ideas. Today Szyf, a professor of pharmacology at McGill, and a few others are mini-celebrities in the increasingly accepted field of epigenetics. The study of epigenetics postulates that there is a "second code" of programming on top of our DNA, a code that -- unlike DNA -- can change during our lifetimes.

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Media bulletin

Wed, 2006-08-30 09:00

MUHC treats victims from Elizabethtown bus accident.

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Contact: Ian Popple
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
Office Phone: 514-843-1560
Source Site: /channels
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From colds to compresses: The Children's highlights 'joys' of returning to school

Wed, 2006-08-30 09:30

Is it the most wonderful time of year? Back to school may be a break for parents but may mean added stress for children.

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Contact: Lisa Dutton
Organization: The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC
Office Phone: 514-412-4307
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