Deadline for receipt in departments: May 15
Faculty to forward 1st round of nominations for honorary degrees to Secretariat (Fall & Spring convocations)
Deadline for receipt of 2nd round of nominations for honorary degrees in Dean's Office (Fall & Spring convocations)
Christina Idziak, Arboretum Curator at McGill's Macdonald Campus, will talk about forest management in an urban environment. She will focus on invasive species, particularly the Norway maple, which is quickly replacing the sugar maple. The ecological and biological reasons for this will be explained by Christina. Other invasive species discussed will include garlic mustard, the buckthorn tree and the Manitoba maple.
Profs. Rosalie Jukier and Shauna Van Praagh of the McGill Faculty of Law and Christelle Landheer-Cieslak of Université Laval. A Civil Law Workshop sponsored by the Wainwright Chair and the Private Justice Research Group. While the workshop is directed to faculty members, a limited number of spaces have been set aside for graduate law students in association with the McGill Graduate Legal Studies conference.
Find out about how property is shared, what happens if you cohabit, what collaborative law is, how children's special expenses are calculated, etc. RSVP to email below by Monday, January 21. Refreshments and dessert included Door prize drawn.
Over 100 students and alumni from universities, ITAs and 4-H groups from Quebec and Ontario, will be competing. Competitors judge a variety of live animals and crops during the all-day event. Trophies and ribbons will be awarded at the evening banquet. The competition takes place in the Ceilidh, Centennial Centre, and the Livestock Show Ring, Macdonald Campus.
Join faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends in the annual celebration of the birth date of the founder of Macdonald College, Sir William Macdonald. Presentation of awards will be followed by the talk "Too Late to Panic: Protecting Canada's Water in an Increasingly Thirsty World," with guest speaker Maude Barlow, Council of Canadians.
Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy, Dept of Medicine, McGill