Redpath Museum curator Ingrid Birker takes velocipede-riding Montrealers on a tour through Montreal's past, from the murky mists of pre-history embedded in rock to the founding of a microbrewery.
An upcoming conference hosted by the Institute of Air and Space Law will address all the thorny legal problems arising from modern air travel — privacy, sovereignty, safety and even the environment.
An eager group brings McGill graduate students into school classrooms to introduce little ones to the world of frog innards, test tubes and robots.
The Bronfman Building has a slick new look, with an exterior canopy and wood interior. The snazzy lobby also comes with a new bistro, catering to an upscale campus market.
McGill has been hiring about 100 professors a year. The huge numbers are crucial — without the frenzied recruitment, an expected retirement bulge on the horizon could claim half of McGill's academic staff. Provost Luc Vinet explains how and why academic renewal is dealing with the issue.
Jobin-Bevans would like to teach the world to sing, but would be happy to start with McGill staff.
Who the heck is Tadja Hall? The Macdonald Campus faculty club turns 25.
The Shakespeare Moot uses the playwright's texts to form the basis of a legal system. This year participants argued the case for same-sex marriage.
New York writer Andrew Solomon speaks on depression, and Rémi Quirion presents the lecture "A neuroscientist's story" to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Douglas Hospital Research Centre.
Physicist Claude Cohen-Tannoudji will deliver the Anna I. MacPherson Lecture in Physics on "Manipulating atoms with light."