A major ventilation renovation project at the McIntyre Medical Building is underway. Mechanical systems, including exhaust and ventilation, will be upgraded in order to bring systems up to modern standards and improve energy efficiency. This project, carried out as part of the government’s Knowledge Infrastructure Program, includes roof work over the Osler Library of the History of Medicine as well as an overhaul of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems on floors 1 through 6.
The McGill Software site (www.mcgill.ca/software) will be unavailable due to maintenance on Tuesday, November 23, 2013 for approximately 2 hours starting at 7 am.
Handling Regionalisation at the Global Scale in Life Cycle Impact Assessment: Impact World+ Methodology
We are pleased to announce a special seminar, titled "Handling Regionalisation at the Global Scale in Life Cycle Impact Assessment: Impact World+ Methodology." This seminar will be held on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013, from 9h30 to 11h30, in the Macdonald-Stewart-building, room B-016. The guest lecturers for the seminar are core members of CIRAIG and team leaders for Impact World+, a globally regionalised life cycle impact assessment methodology.
La Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) a choisi de recruter à l’interne pour remplacer le PDG sortant Philippe Duval, qui n’a pas sollicité de nouveau mandat.
Alain Brunet (EMBA'11), qui est actuellement vice-président et chef de l’exploitation de la société d’État, occupera ses nouvelles fonctions à compter du 1er janvier prochain.
... M. Brunet détient une maîtrise en administration des affaires des universités McGill et HEC.
Professor Vedat Verter was interviewed by Angela Kokott, host of Calgary Today – CHQR NEWS TALK 770 radio. The interview focused on the protective directive issued by Transport Minister Lisa Raitt requiring rail companies to inform municipalities about the volume and type of hazardous materials being shipped through their jurisdiction.
Listen to full interview (choose November 20, 5:00 PM, 47:00): CHQR 770, November 20, 2013
"Triangulating Environmental Performace: What Do Corporate Social Responsibility Ratings Really Capture?," Academy of Management Perspectives
Authors: Delmas, Magali A.; Etzion, Dror; Nairn-Birch, Nicholas
Publication: Academy of Management Perspectives, August 2013
Centraide Used Book & DVD Sale
Tuesday, November 26 from 10am - 3pm
McLennan Library Building Lobby, Humanities & Social Sciences Library, 3459 McTavish Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9
Wednesday, November 27 from 10am - 3pm
Frank Dawson Adams Lobby (in front of the entrance to Schulich Library of Science & Engineering), 3450 University Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 0E8
Items priced at $1, $2 and $5! Cash only. All unsold books donated to Centraide agencies.
The search functionality on McGill websites has been improved. Previously, you would have to first choose whether you wanted to search the local site or expand your search to include all McGill sites. Now you can enter your search term once at the top of the web page, and you will be presented with a single page with two tabs : one containing matches within the local site and a “McGill” tab containing matches found within all McGill sites.
Authors: Vaast, Emmanuelle; Davidson, Elizabeth J.; Mattson, Thomas
Publication: MIS Quarterly, 2013
Douglas McNabney, coordinator