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Dr. Mitchell co-editor of new book: Being Young in a Neoliberal Time

Fri, 2015-06-12 11:47

Claudia Mitchell, James McGill Professor in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), has co-edited the recent publication Being Young in a Neoliberal Time: Transnational Perspectives on Challenges and Possibilities for Resistance and Social Change.

Source Site: /education

To Hive or to Hold? Producing Professional Authority through Scut Work

Fri, 2015-06-12 11:33

Author: Ruthanne Huising

Publication: Administrative Science Quarterly

Source Site: /desautels

Total Assimilation Outcomes in Migration Studies

Fri, 2015-06-12 11:23

It is possible to be too successful as an immigrant group. Scholars of migration studies have come to identify a pattern of immigrant groups that are so successful that they assimilate into their new countries to the point of disappearing altogether, because overtime their outcome is such that they simply cannot be distinguished from the local population.

Source Site: /desautels

Windows - unable to log on due to update

Fri, 2015-06-12 10:11

Due to a Windows update last night, some users may not be able to log on. They are stuck on 'Step 3 of 3'. To reach the log on screen, press CTRL + ALT + DEL.

Source Site: /it
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2015 Tongji International Construction Festival

Thu, 2015-06-11 16:20

The School of Architecture team took second prize at the recently completed 2015 Tongji International Construction Festival and "Ablues Design" Corrugated Cardboard Design and Construction Competition in Shanghai. The students' project - "PoP-Up Shelter" - featured a deployable shape-changing structure with potential use as an emergency shelter. The McGill team consisted of Ariela Lenetsky, Camille Charest, Merit Shokry, Jennifer Jiang, Sara D'amato and Aldrich Leahy, and were led by Adjunct Professor Howard Davies.

Source Site: /architecture
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Summer 2015 myCourses minor upgrade

Sun, 2015-07-12 21:00 - Mon, 2015-07-13 13:00

A minor upgrade of the myCourses Learning Management System will take place from Sunday, July 12th, at 9:00pm until Monday, July 13th, at 1:00pm. During this time, myCourses will be completely unavailable to instructors and students. If you are using myCourses this summer, please ensure you do not schedule any assignments or quizzes for those days. The upgrade will bring some minor improvements, such as a simpler process to copy courses.

Source Site: /it

Recent Publications from McGill Faculty

Thu, 2015-06-11 15:32

In the past few weeks, McGill researchers have published several papers on a variety of global health topics.

Here are a few of them:

The Development of a Humanitarian Health Ethics Analysis Tool. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, June 11 2015: School of Physical and Occupational Therapy,and Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation Professor Matthew Hunt has collaborated in the development and validation of an ethical analysis tool for humanitarian health workers.

Source Site: /globalhealth

Grand Rounds: "A Randomized Controlled Trial of supported self-care for depression" - Jane McCusker

Thu, 2015-06-18 09:00 - 10:00
St. Mary's Hospital : Room 3228A, 3830 Lacombe Hospital Montreal Quebec Canada , H3T 1M5
Source Site: /psychiatry

June 18, 9pm - Links to Library e-resources won't work for up to 4 hours (EZproxy downtime)

Thu, 2015-06-11 13:33

Links to McGill Library e-resources will not work as expected Thursday, June 18, 2015 starting at 9:00pm for up to 4 hours, due to scheduled maintenance to the EZproxy authentication system.

Source Site: /library
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Multiliteracies Lab for Faculty of Education

Thu, 2015-06-11 11:31

McGill's Faculty of Education has received funding to create a dedicated laboratory space that will serve as a hub for multiliteracies practices in the Education building.

Source Site: /dise