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MESSAGE TO THE MCGILL COMMUNITY

Fri, 2007-04-27 21:30

We wish to advise the McGill community of a security breach related to student records stored on one of our file servers.

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Daniel Levitin to present at New Yorker conference

Mon, 2007-04-30 11:00

Groundbreaking neuroscientist among 40 leading cultural voices

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Contact: Allison Flynn
Organization: University Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-7698
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Language acquisition

Thu, 2007-04-26 09:00

According to Fred Genesee, a professor of psycholinguistics at McGill, a child simply needs to be exposed to a different language for at least 30 percent of his or her waking time to acquire it. This means that up to three languages can be learned simultaneously, although the learning process will be more complex, in particular for the adults doing the teaching.

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Book Launch: Garcia's Heart by Liam Durcan

Fri, 2007-04-27 12:00

Novelist and MNI neurologist Liam Durcan has burst onto the literary scene with his thought-provoking debut novel, Garcia's Heart.

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Contact: Anita Kar
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Office Phone: 514-398-3376
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Montrealer establishes World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery

Tue, 2007-05-01 14:00

Dr. Christo Tchervenkov of the Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC puts his heart into establishing new organization

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Contact: Lisa Dutton - Montréal
Organization: The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC
Office Phone: 514-412-4307
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MUHC study reveals no difference between mercury levels in autistic children and general population

Thu, 2007-05-03 09:00

Researchers at the Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) have revealed new evidence dispelling the supposed link between mercury and autism.

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Contact: Seeta Ramdass
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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Greatness realized

Thu, 2007-05-03 04:00

As part of its spring Convocation, McGill will recognize fourteen outstanding individuals with honorary degrees and six Professors Emeriti.

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Deconstructing hate: Scholar plumbs lure of Jihad

Thu, 2007-05-03 04:00

Khalid Medani, an assistant professor of Political Science and Islamic Studies, earns a $100,000 Carnegie Scholarship to further examine what leads African youth to join Islamist fundamentalist organizations.

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Levelling the PhD field

Thu, 2007-05-03 04:00

The Office of the Associate Provost (Graduate Education) has announced the creation of the McGill International Doctoral Awards, which will eliminate the tuition supplement for all full-time international doctoral students as of September 2007.

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P.O.V.: Reaching out to prevent school shootings

Thu, 2007-05-03 04:00

On September 13, 2006, Joel Kornek was the first person shot during Kimveer Gill's rampage at Dawson College. The McGill Education student tells his story.

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