While you're still cocooning in your comforter at six in the morning, the Mac Campus lumberjacks and lumberjills are burying the hatchet (and the crosscut saw) in preparation for their last major competition.
How will hardcore woodsmen accept a greenhorn who shows up to camp in a limousine and wearing a purple parka that makes him look like Barney the Dinosaur? Read on...
Design guru Bruce Mau expounds upon the potential of sustainable design to improve the world in which we live.
A spirited session of Senate touched upon plagiarism, nepotism, the new boss in Ottawa and -- hallelujah -- the banning of cell phones and BlackBerries in the Chambers.
Professor Norman Cornett organizes a "collective blind date" between his 110 Religious Studies students and five special guests, including Johanne Gelinas, Canada's Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development.
Bolivian bike odyssey; back from the brink of Buchenwald; justice for Haiti; Nordic musical smorgasbord; battling the cyber-bully.
McGill University applied for and was issued 20 percent of U.S. patents issued to Canadian universities.
A selection of McGill experts for Olympic stories:
Researchers at McGill University have discovered that simple maternal behaviour during early childhood has a profound effect on genes and behaviour in ways that are sustained throughout life. However, these effects on gene expression and stress responses can also be reversed in adult life through treatments that are known to affect the genomic marking (DNA methylation).
Jennifer Heil, a Desautels Faculty of Management student and freestyle skier, has won Canada's first Olympic gold medal in Turin. For the 22-year-old from Spruce Grove, Alberta, it was the culmination of four years of effort.