The Education Library was forced to close today due to an emergency water shutdown. The Library is expected to reopen on Saturday for regular opening hours.
Canada Savings Bonds go on sale shortly and, once again, the University is pleased to offer every employee the opportunity to purchase them through automatic payroll deduction. Your bond purchase amount is deducted from each pay and starts earning interest when your funds are received. Your principal and interest are guaranteed by the Government of Canada. The Payroll Savings Program is a simple, convenient and secure way to save for tomorrow.
The Library will be offering several EndNote workshops at the downtown and Macdonald campuses over the next few weeks.
The article "Rugby truly is a game for life — and a game for all!" on the Rugby Canada website highlights the valuable lessons learned from playing rugby and obtaining a McGill MBA.
The McGill Library is pleased to announce the winners of the "Beyond Google" library orientation program draw. The winner of the iPod Shuffle and armband is Tamera Burnett; the winner of the USB flash drive is Ellen Kogut.
Don't forget to check out the events & exhibitions taking place this fall, including "Celebrating Scribes, Scholars, and Conservators"; the Hugh MacLennan Memorial Lecture, "Parental translation, a primer" (Nicole and Émile Martel); and "Why trust public experiments? An historical perspective" (Simon Schaffer, Cambridge University).
On October 5, 2005, the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal paid tribute to Henry Mintzberg by inducting him into the Academy of Great Montrealers, along with other individuals who have made their mark on the history of our city in the economic, social, cultural and scientific spheres.
One conference, 17 world leaders and an endless source of cutting-edge strategies for inspirational business leadership. Henry Mintzberg will take part in the Leaders in London Summit 2005 in London, England, October 18-19. Renowned for breathing new life into a generation of management programs, he will lead a one-day masterclass of international participants and offer his expertise on management. Mintzberg will share the spotlight with some of the world's prominent leadership experts, including Bill Clinton, Mikhail Gorbachev, Lou Gerstner and Spencer Johnson. McGill staff interested in attending get a 25% discount. Contact Dora Koop (dora [dot] koop [at] mcgill [dot] ca) for details.
Class Photos on Minerva will not be available for the remainder of the day due to technical difficulties.
Ces journées sont organisée par l'Université de Paris 3 Sorbonne Nouvelle.