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Audible Reality a Dobson Cup Finalist

Fri, 2017-03-24 13:19

Two Schulich PhD students, Bryan Martin and Mathew Boerum, have had their company's project advance to the final round of the McGill Dobson Cup.  Audible Reality develops revolutionary 3D audio imaging which captures and delivers fully-immersive, life-like sound from any source.

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Justice, Truth, and Proof: Not So Simple, After All

Fri, 2017-03-31 13:00 - 14:30
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Faculty of Law and the Department of Philosophy welcome Dr Susan Haack, Professor of Philosophy and Law at the University of Miami, for a Legal Theory Workshop.

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Groupe Deschênes mise sur les acquisitions

Fri, 2017-03-24 12:36

Deschênes Group goes all-in for acquisitions 

Source Site: /desautels

Northleaf appoints Desautels alumnus to its infrastructure team

Fri, 2017-03-24 11:58

Northleaf Capital Partners has brought former Goldman Sachs banking analyst Simon Bibeau (BCom'15) on board to perform market research and asset management duties in its infrastructure team. Northleaf Capital is a Canadian private-markets investment firm with over $9 billion in private equity and offices in Toronto, Chicago, Menlo Park and London.

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INAUGURAL SOCIAL WORK SOCIAL

Wed, 2017-03-29 17:30 - 18:30
Wilson Hall, Wendy Patrick Room : 3506 University Street Montreal, Quebec

INAUGURAL SOCIAL WORK SOCIAL – MARCH 29TH, 2017

An initiative of The Community Incubator

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Supply-chain tests and solutions for growing Lush handmade cosmetics

Fri, 2017-03-24 11:53

Lush’s North American factories in Vancouver and Etobicoke are putting out bath bombs at a frenetic pace to keep up with the demands of the rapidly-growing company — and the extremely short turnaround that a preservative-free product line entails. But as the company and the wider organic and Fairtrade industries grow, they put increased strain on suppliers and growers.

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A rare pleasure: praise comes seldom for older workers

Fri, 2017-03-24 11:51

For young workers just starting their careers, praise from their superiors can be a real boost. But, as Desautels Professor Karl Moore says in a recent piece for Forbes, professional praise dries up when they enter their 40s and 50s, since professional excellence becomes a given. Interviews that Professor Moore has conducted with senior-level professionals show this to be almost universal.

Source Site: /desautels

Charitable giving: the wealth factor

Fri, 2017-03-24 11:47

A study co-authored by Desautels Assistant Marketing Professor DaHee Han finds that there’s a big difference between the charitable giving habits of the wealthy and the less privileged.

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Macdonald Campus Seed Library Launch

Fri, 2017-03-24 11:44

There were happy faces all around at Monday's launch of the Macdonald Campus Seed Library. The project, initiated by Liaison Librarian Dana Ingalls, offers seeds and gardening resources to members of the McGill community. According to Ingalls, "many public and academic libraries are expanding services to meet community needs. They are lending tools, artwork, exercise equipment, and more.

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