A reception in honour of the Greek minister of culture and the ambassador of Greece to Canada marks the creation of a chair in Modern Greek and Greek-Canadian Studies. This project becomes possible thanks to the financial support of the Greek government.
Professor Raymond Dwek, a scientist from Oxford University whose ground-breaking research may hold the key to future treatments for neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer's, will give this year's Foundations of Medical Science public lecture at McGill on Thursday, November 8, at 4 pm in the McIntyre Medical Building (3655 Promenade Sir-William-Osler, 6th floor, Palmer-Howard Amphitheatre).
Significant contributions result in the creation of two endowment funds for Jewish Studies at McGill University.
Great lecturers take the stand at McGill in March.
McGill University professors and students will be participating in the 66th Acfas conference. This release is in French only.
The Faculty of Religious Studies at McGill University is the recent recipient of a $1-million gift from the Tokyo-based BDK Foundation to establish the Numata Lectureship in Buddhist Studies.
Official opening of the McGill School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition's world-class clinical research facility.
The Medical Research Council of Canada has awarded $10 million to McGill and its affiliated hospitals to pursue research in a variety of health sectors.
Spring 1998 convocations will take place from May 27 to June 9 and will feature eleven honorary degrees and the first group of graduates from the Aboriginal Literacy Program.
Principal Bernard Shapiro is traveling through the United States with Quebec premier Lucien Bouchard to promote Quebec universities and partnership with the private sector.