McGill is rolling out the welcome mat this weekend. On February 3, from 11:00 a.m. to 4 p.m., the University is holding its annual Open House for prospective students. Siblings and parents are also being urged to attend.
The Canadian Intercollegial Lumberjack Championships are being held at McGill University on January 26. About 250 competitors from across North America will compete in 15 events including: sawing, chopping, log-rolling, snow-shoeing, axe-throwing, pole-climbing and water-boiling.
McGill University's Faculty of Education and The English Montreal School Board (EMSB) are pleased to announce an agreement to explore new avenues of collaboration.
The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council [NSERC] of Canada and the J. Armand Bombardier Foundation have teamed up to create a new industrial research chair in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University.
McGill University has been awarded major funding for five training programs by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).
Principal Bernard Shapiro today announced dramatic plans to accelerate academic renewal in the Faculty of Arts.
Montreal's photonics industry is getting a boost, thanks in part to the work of two young McGill engineering professors, David Plant and Andrew Kirk.
Howie Klein, one of the first openly gay media executives who served as president of Reprise/Warner Brothers Records from 1989 to 2000, is lecturing at McGill on February 7.
Director of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, Antonia Maioni is confident that the MISC conference, Building Consensus for a Health Care Reform in Canada: Diagnostics and Solutions to be held February 14-16, 2002, will provide her fellow citizens with a better understanding of the reforms needed and proposed for healthcare in Canada.
Three Quebec universities are teaming up for a Canadian business first. McGill, Sherbrooke and Bishop's universities are creating an independent venture capital firm called MSBI, with an initial $26 million fund. An acronym for "McGill, Sherbrooke and Bishop's Innovation," MSBI will multiply the number of research projects that are commercialized.