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Fall 2015 On-Campus Recruitment

Mon, 2015-08-24 (All day) - Thu, 2015-10-15 (All day)

Are you looking for a job in the Federal or Provincial Government, Consulting, Financial Institutions, Engineering or Information Technology?

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CCVC Seminar: Gregory Fu - Metal-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling Reactions of Alkyl Electrophiles

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:00 - 14:30
Maass Chemistry Building : Room 10, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0B8

Despite the tremendous accomplishments that have been described in the development of transition metal-catalyzed coupling processes, it is nevertheless true that many significant opportunities remain.  For example, to date the overwhe

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CCVC Seminar: Franziska Schoenebeck - New Insights and Developments in Catalysis – An Interplay of Experimental and Computational Tools

Tue, 2015-09-15 13:00 - 14:30
Maass Chemistry Building : Room 10, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0B8

Detailed understanding of catalytic transformations is key to designing better catalysts. This talk will give insights on case studies and reactivity designs recently undertaken in our laboratory.

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Contact: Audrey Moores
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Chemistry Seminar: Samuel A. Johnson - The Fast and the Furious: Tuning Nickel Complexes for C-H and C-F Bond Activation

Tue, 2015-09-01 13:00 - 14:15

The direct functionalization of traditionally unreactive bonds, such as C-H bonds provides a facile, cheap and environmentally friendly route to the synthesis of organic compounds.  The development of methodologies for the use of relatively inexpe

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Quebec company developing a legal alternative to Uber

Fri, 2015-08-21 12:00

Taxi companies are playing catch-up in the battle for a smartphone presence. A Quebec company is developing its own app to allow taxi customers to order a cab from their phone, to track its location while en route and allow them to pay via their phone as well.
... “Uber has such a strong presence here already and has sort of become the market leader all of a sudden. Whether the taxi companies can get that back with this app will be interesting to see.” – says Jui Ramaprasad.

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Making Your Passion Pay

Fri, 2015-08-21 10:32

When British entrepreneur Oliver Proudlock visited France for a ski season he didn’t expect to sell a chalet and begin his start-up journey. Here is his story... 
“I sold a small guest house in the French Alps for a friend a little over half a decade ago and stumbled upon a business model that really worked. I’d begun with a three-bedroom chalet in 2009, perched above the town of Chamonix, offering catered accommodation during the winter ski season and turning into a backpackers lodge once the snow had melted... "

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Student and Alumni email migrations complete

Thu, 2015-08-20 16:56

IT Services is happy to announce that we have completed the migration of all student and alumni mailboxes to Microsoft Office 365 (with the exception of a few special cases). 

Note that the URL for Outlook Web App is different on Office 365; for this reason, we now have two separate links on the McGill Quick Links menubar -- the pinnable bar at the top of all www.mcgill.ca web pages (see image):

 

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Antivirus Software: new versions available for Windows & Mac

Thu, 2015-08-20 16:30

The latest versions of McGill-provided FREE antivirus software, Trend Micro Internet Security 10 for Windows & Antivirus for Mac 2016 are now available.

If your personal computer/laptop isn’t already protected by antivirus software (or you’re using an older version), we urge you to install one of the new versions without delay!

All McGill University full-time faculty, staff, and students can download and install Trend Micro antivirus software for use on their personal computers.

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ABCs of the PhD: Funding: Possible Sources & Tips

Wed, 2015-09-16 11:45 - 13:30

ABCs of the PhD

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