10 pm Sat., November 19, to 10 am Sun., November 20.
As of mid-October, $13,761 has been donated by McGill staff. For info on all of the fun fundraising events, bake sales and products, click on the link below.
A panel of business leaders and academics discussed "Mental Health and Productivity: Sustainable performance in the brain-based economy" on November 4 at the Faculty Club.
The Law Library will be open until 23:45 as of December 3. Please note that access during extended study hours is restricted to McGill students and staff with a valid McGill ID.
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The McGill Alumni Association is organizing coffee breaks in the McLennan Library Building during the exam period, at the following times: December 5, 11 am-3 pm; December 9, 11 am-2 pm; December 15, 2 pm-5 pm. They will provide bottled water, coffee, cookies and whole fruit, as well as highlighters and pens. Please feel free to join us in the Lobby where you are welcome to consume the goodies.
Need to call for assistance but don't have access to an office phone or have a cellular on your person? If you are outdoors, there is a network of 20 emergency phones covering the McGill downtown campus.
The Library Catalogue will not be available for searching early Sunday morning, November 27, due to needed maintenance work. The catalogue will be locked at around 00:30 for about 4 hours. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.
The Quebec Parental Insurance Plan, which comes into effect on January 1, 2006, replaces the maternity, parental and adoption benefits currently available under the Federal Employment Insurance Plan. Benefits associated with a birth or adoption taking place on or after January 1, 2006, will be paid under this new plan. Among other things, parents will be able to choose between two benefit options and decide the duration of their leave as well as their income replacement rate. Visit the Régime québécois d'assurance parentale (RQAP) website linked below for further details.
Technicians are investigating the problem and will reopen the database as soon as possible.