Not to be confused with those inflatable jumping castles for kiddie parties, the new manure dome on the Macdonald Campus landscape has area residents breathing a bit easier. The hog herd at the Macdonald Farm may be happy pigs but their manure generates quite a smell in the summer months. Now a double-layered, green inflatable dome takes care of the unpleasant odour from the manure tank.
John Hall is the new dean of the Faculty of Arts.
One of Canada's most venerable museums is looking brighter in the wake of a recent makeover. While the renovations to McGill's Redpath Museum, first opened in 1882, were principally aimed at bolstering its research and teaching efforts, there is no arguing that the museum is also now a much more pleasant place to while away an afternoon.
Recent reports say Canada is near the bottom of NATO countries in military spending, equipment is outdated and capabilities limited. To find out how well armed our forces really are, we turned to historian and military expert Professor Desmond Morton. He's written several dozen books on this nation's military and social history, labour and industrial relations, and politics. A graduate of Royal Military College who served in the Canadian Army for ten years, he was founding director of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada.
Don Meehan is one of the most powerful players' agents in the world of professional hockey. Meet the man who looks after some of your favourite stars.
With so much on-campus history and heritage architecture, McGill has many familiar sights, nooks and crannies that get overlooked by passersby. In this photo essay, we move in for a closer view.
McGill's sport therapists are on the cutting edge of sports medicine.
A personal look at South Africa ten years after the collapse of apartheid finds much to celebrate and much work still to be done.
John and Nancy Kellett opened up their home to 100 McGill alumni and friends for the McGill Alumni Association of Toronto's Annual General Meeting and Garden Party held on June 11. The cake shown here was emblazoned with the McGill crest and motto, Grandescunt aucta labore (By work, all things increase and grow).
The Brome-Missisquoi branch held their annual dinner in July at the Auberge West Brome with guest speaker, Principal Heather Munroe-Blum. Pictured here are Brome-Missisquoi Alumni Association branch president and event chair Sue Winsor, the Principal, and Bill Barakett, BSc'67, MDCM'71.