In Memory - Terry A. Wheeler

Published: 27Jul2017

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Terry Wheeler, Associate Professor in the Department of Natural Resource Sciences....

Burney Centre: New Website Launch!


The Burney Centre has a new website!...

Catherine Dagenais talks about being at the top of the SAQ

Published: 27Jul2017

SAQ VP and COO and current EMBA student Catherine Dagenais recently appeared on 98.5 FM’s Inspiration, Inc to talk about being a woman at the top of her game, her management style, and how she has...

CRCF Workshop Series 2017: Data Organization and Management Training


This workshop will provide you with basic strategies to manage research data./crcfCategory: Centre for Research on Children and Families (CRCF)

Waste Management Squad promotes good composting habits in Pointe-Claire

Published: 27Jul2017

Judith Largy-Nadeau (BRE) and Dainava Blayney (NRS) and students from the Université de Sherbrooke are going door-to-door in Pointe-Claire to promote good waste habits this summer....

A new French technology takes aim at drones

Published: 27Jul2017

An Air Traffic Management article states that French airport operator Groupe ADP and DSNA Services are working together on a system designed to detect drones in areas where they shouldn’t be. The...

UAlberta and McGill scientists uncover a hidden calcium cholesterol connection

Published: 27Jul2017

Scientists at the University of Alberta and McGill University have discovered a direct link between calcium and cholesterol, a discovery that could pave the way for new ways of treating high blood...

A new networking company aims to get Quebec IoT-ready

Published: 27Jul2017

By all accounts, the Internet of Things (IoT) is going to be the next major paradigm shift in online technology. Rather than being about information transfer between humans, the IoT is all about...

Women speak out on gender and comedy

Published: 27Jul2017

Though today’s female comics are making breakthroughs, stand-up is still very much a men’s game. In a recent Le Devoir article, Louise Richer (EMBA’16), Director General of Quebec’s École nationale...

How fear alone can cause animal extinction

Published: 27Jul2017

“It has been something of a mystery why predators are so important in animal extinctions,” says Kyle Elliott, an assistant professor in McGill University’s Dept. of Natural Resource Sciences and...