Mr. Bogdan Negoita, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Information Systems area will be defending his research titled:
Strategic Alignment, IT Literacy, Collective IS Use: Elements Driving the IT Value Proposition
Doctoral student in Information Systems, McGill University
Date: November 5, 2014
Location: Room 340, Bronfman Building
PhD Oral Defense: Effect of heavy metals on establishment of common ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia L.) and ground cover legumes in roadside edges
PhD Oral Defense of Jichul Bae, Department of Plant Science
Every second Thursday there is a student-run bar in the EdUS lounge, with varying themes and cheap drinks!
Devil or angel in the details? Phonetic variation and the complementary principles of phonological distinctiveness and phonological constancy
The phonetic patterns of ambient speech provide the raw materials for infants to discover the principles of their native language. By 10-12 months they show attunement to phonetic variations that are relevant in their language, and declining sensitivity to distinctions that are irrelevant to it, laying the cornerstone for mature listeners’ rapid and automatic recognition of native words. But what makes a phonetic distinction ‘relevant’ versus ‘irrelevant?’
Class of Marina Mdivani
Class of Axel Strauss
On Tuesday, September 30, 2014, from approximately 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm, McGill's Anti-spam service (junkmail.mcgill.ca) will be shut down in order to perform maintenance.
Ph.D. Thesis Defense
Time and place:Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 at 10:00 am in Room W4/12, Stewart Biology Building.
Thesis Title: The wild side: Assessing evolutionary ecology of defence against parasites in nature
Thesis Supervisors: Dr. G. Fussmann – Biology and Dr. M. Scott - Parasitology
Freestyle skier and Olympian, Jennifer Heil, has had twenty-five victories at the World Championships, and earned Canada’s first Olympic gold in women's moguls, but her most recent accomplishment is graduating from the Commerce program at McGill University. You will come across a McGill alum who holds a Ph.D.
The Nature Conservancy issued the following news release: The Nature Conservancy announced today that Mario D'Amico, a leading international advertising and communications executive and former Global Chief Marketing Officer for Cirque du Soleil, has joined the organization as Chief Marketing Officer. He oversees membership, digital marketing, corporate marketing partnerships, strategic communications and publishing.