Microservices are a boon for adaptability-focused firms

Published: 18Jul2017

Author Ronnie Mitra writes in The New Stack about how businesses are focussing on adaptability like never before, and how that is weighing heavy on tech teams. It looks more and more like the...

Soho Square appoints Desautels alumnus CCO and Chairman

Published: 18Jul2017

Best Media Info reports that long-time Ogilvy & Mather exec Sumanto Chattopadhyay is moving over to Soho Square as CCO and Chairman. At Ogilvy, Mr Chattopadhyay helped bring many brands to...

Ambiverts and success, Karl Moore’s advice

Published: 18Jul2017

Desautels professor Karl Moore writes in Forbes that, in-between extroverts and introverts, the ambivert pulls benefits from both social situations and alone time, giving them the best of both...

McGill Prof wins prestigious award--and says that the economic system is a major factor in the decline of the Earth's ability to support complex life

Published: 18Jul2017

Professor Peter G. Brown (Natural Resource Sciences) has been selected as the recipient of the US Society for Ecological Economics 2017 Herman Daly Award for outstanding contributions to ecological...

Social Equity Undergraduate Research Symposium


The Social Equity Undergraduate Research Symposium is a new project organized by the Social Equity and Diversity Education Office (SEDE) at McGill University.

Live from Scandinavia: News from our Laure Waridel Laureate!

Published: 18Jul2017

Marianne Falardeau-Côté, a PHD candidate in Natural Resource Sciences with Professor Elena Bennett and the recipient of the 2017 Laure Waridel Bursary, shares her experiences in Scandinavia.

ALS A Magical Evening Benefit Dinner

Published: 18Jul2017

As you already know, ALS will not magically disappear. It’s by taking concrete actions that we can hope for a future without ALS....

GCPA student awarded C. Douglas Mellor Prize for academic excellence

Published: 18Jul2017

Kaihua He, student of the Graduate Certificate in the Professional Accounting (GCPA) program, has been selected among the graduating class as this year’s recipient of the C. Douglas Mellor Prize...

John Dobson Foundation donates $2 million to support entrepreneurship at McGill

Published: 18Jul2017

Montreal, Quebec, July 18, 2017 - The John Dobson Foundation has announced a donation of $2 million – its largest gift to McGill yet – to fund the McGill X-1 Accelerator program run by the McGill...

McGill X-1 Accelerator: fifth week at a glance

Published: 18Jul2017

Product Development was the overall theme for week five of the McGill X-1 Accelerator. On the agenda was a talk by GrandeSlam Product VP Saad Benryane on adopting a customer-centric approach,...