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McGill in front at finish line

Wed, 2004-06-09 12:00

The McGill Racing Team (MRT) was the first student group from Canada to zoom by the checkered flag at an international competition in Pontiac, Michigan, last month. The MRT took part in an annual race organized by the Society of Automotive Engineers.

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McGill leads the country in CCAE awards

Wed, 2004-06-09 14:30

McGill's writers, editors, alumni relations staff, fundraisers and Web developers have combined to help the University win more awards from the Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education than any other institution of higher learning in the country.

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Regaining a sex life after prostate cancer - 2004 public lecture series

Thu, 2004-06-10 12:00

MUHC holds public lecture on sex after prostate surgery.

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Contact: Christine Zeindler, MSc
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Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 36419
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Grad pens and produces Tom Selleck D-Day movie

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

A new movie about Dwight Eisenhower and his D-Day achievements casts Tom Selleck in the lead role and has garnered Lionel Chetwynd, BCL'67, much media attention. Chetwynd's movie, "Countdown to D-Day," is one of the more high-profile D-Day tributes and commemorations to have appeared recently.

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Going for the gold in the water

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

McGill will be very well represented on the Canadian women's water polo squad at the Athens Olympics this summer. The 13-member team will include no fewer than five McGill students and two alumni, and head coach Patrick Oaten is also a grad.

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Ottawa Senators new head coach is a McGill grad

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

Bryan Murray, B(Agr)'69, has had a long and distinguished career as a coach in the National Hockey League. The perennially disappointing Ottawa Senators hope he will be the man to take them to greater hockey glory.

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New method of preserving fertility in young women with cancer

Mon, 2004-06-14 12:00

In a report recently published in the "Lancet," physicians at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) have described a new way to preserve the fertility of women who must undergo chemotherapy.

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Contact: Christine Zeindler, MSc
Organization: Public Relations and Communications
Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 36419
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Former hoops star finds celluloid success

Thu, 2004-06-17 12:00

Hubert Davis, BA'98, is a former McGill basketball player and the son of ex-Harlem Globetrotter Mel Davis. His father's story is the subject of a new movie, directed by Hubert, which has garnered much critical acclaim.

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Trying to beat the odds of stroke

Wed, 2004-06-16 12:00

Every hour counts for stroke victims. The sooner they get to hospital, the better their outcome. The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and Urgences Santé announced today a new initiative to get stroke victims to the hospital and treated as fast as possible.

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Contact: Christine Zeindler, MSc
Organization: Public Relations and Communications, MUHC
Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 36419
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Media advisory - Prevention and treatment of C-difficile and other potential hospital infections

Wed, 2004-06-16 12:00

Effective today, MUHC nursing staff will be available to answer questions from patients about the risks, symptoms, prevention and treatment of C-difficile and other potential hospital infections.

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