The inauguration of the medical science facility at 740 Dr. Penfield gives McGill and Montreal one of the top DNA research centres in the world.
Natural Resource Sciences professor Christopher Buddle, an expert on spiders and other anthropods, is developing a biodiversity monitoring system.
A third of the 4500 American students who go to University in Canada come to McGill.
The Canadian Field Studies in Africa (CFSIA) provides a nomadic field classroom where 60 undergraduates from seven universities across the country have the chance to see what they learn being put into practice.
Nicolas Kasirer, Roger Slee and Nigel Roulet take the helms of the Faculty of Law, the Faculty of Education and the McGill School of Environment.
McGill's women's hockey team welcomed China's national team. And star Kim St-Pierre switches from the women's team to the Redmen men's team.
Heather Young, a McGill grad with a successful modelling career, has written a book of advice for aspiring Canadian models.
Pioneering European producer and sound recorder Martha de Francisco joins the Faculty of Music.
Graduate Jane Brierley is awarded a second Governor General's Award for her translation of Marcel Trudel's Mémoire d'un autre siècle.
To celebrate being named Research University of the Year in Canada, the News brings you a special series of articles on research at McGill.