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Desautels Management Leadership Seminar

Fri, 2014-03-21 (All day) - Sat, 2014-03-22 (All day)

DMLS offers impressionable first-year management students the opportunity to discover a passion, the chance to forge new relationships, and the environment to realize their full potential.

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P[H]ASSION

Fri, 2014-03-21 19:30 - Sat, 2014-03-22 22:00

For over 15 years, P[h]assion has successfully promoted HIV/AIDS awareness to McGill University students and the Montreal community. P[h]assion, a non-profit organization, has fundraised over $150,000 for various AIDS foundations. The organization holds numerous fundraising events throughout the year, including hype parties, a sample sale, and its mid-spring fashion show. The P[h]assion fashion show has impressed hundreds of spectators and sponsors, which make it one of the most anticipated events on McGill's social calendar!

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Pay it Forward Initiative Puts Smiles on Hundreds of Faces

Thu, 2013-12-12 17:10

Over the years, the end of final exams has inspired any number of spontaneous displays of pure happiness, including high fives, chest bumping and uncontrollable giggling. But what was up with the 100 or so students boogying in the streets at the crossroads on lower campus on Tuesday, Dec. 3 – two days before finals kicked off?

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Hult Prize @ McGill

Thu, 2013-11-28 (All day)

The Hult Prize is a global competition that brings together the brightest college and university students from around the world to solve the world’s most pressing issues. The 2014 Hult Prize Challenge aims to build sustainable and scalable social enterprises to tackle non-communicable diseases in slums. These solutions need not be health based but may address access, education, policy and technology to name a few.

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Desautels BCom Students Take Two 1st Place Podiums at UPorto ICC 2013

Mon, 2013-10-28 09:53

A Desautels undergraduate student case team composed of Brooke Freeman, Shonezi Noor, Katan Patel and Jeremy Singer not only took 1st place in the preliminary case but also placed 1st overall in the main case at the UPorto ICC 2013 hosted by the University of Porto from October 21 to 25, 2013. This was the first international case competition held in Portugal.   

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McGill Management International Case Competition 2013 (MMICC)

Mon, 2013-03-18 (All day) - Sat, 2013-03-23 (All day)

The McGill Management International Case Competition is a world-class undergraduate competition with a focus on globalization, innovation and multi-disciplinary thinking. Founded in 2001, the event has welcomed schools from over 20 countries to date. Organized with the close collaboration of the Montreal business community, MMICC is one of McGill University’s most prestigious events and the largest student-run event at the Desautels Faculty of Management.

Date: March 18-23, 2013
Location: Bronfman Building

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Canadian Business Students Visit St. Petersburg

Wed, 2013-03-13 10:25

Last weekend St. Petersburg hosted a group of 37 business students and alumni from McGill University, Montreal, Canada, as part of the institution’s “Hot Cities” initiative.

… Speaking to the St Petersburg Times, trip leader Dr. Karl Moore, a lecturer in business leadership and strategy at McGill’s world-renowned Desautels Faculty of Management, explained that this trip was a chance for students to experience the global business environment first-hand.

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KPMG Announces winners of the 2013 National Competition

Tue, 2013-03-12 14:56

McGill University Desautels Faculty of Management students Jean Vianney Cordeiro, David Gao, Shirley Xu Wang and their team have won the 2013 National Ace the Case competition on March 2. Jean Vianney, David and Shirley’s team had earned the opportunity to represent Canada at the 2013 KPMG International Case Competition (KICC) in Madrid, Spain, coming up on April 2-5.

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BCom students make it to the finals at the Marshall International Case Competition 2013

Tue, 2013-02-19 10:17

A McGill Desautels case team made it to the finals at the Marshall International Case Competition (MICC) hosted by the University of Southern California (USC). This team of four BCom students, composed of Alexia Belisle, Frederick Dubé Fortier, Simon Hudson and Charlotte Lucas, placed top 6 out of 30 competing universities at this year’s competition which took place from February 12 to 17, 2013.

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Entertainment Management Conference Takes Desautels by Storm

Tue, 2013-02-12 11:34

Desautels’ Bronfman building opened its doors to the unique and competitive world of the entertainment industry by hosting the first Entertainment Management Conference (EMC) from February 1st to 2nd.

… The first day of the conference allowed the participants to learn about the different facets of the entertainment industry from some of the field’s most prestigious names. The keynote speakers included President and Co-Founder of Just for Laughs, Andy Nulman (BCom’83), and CEO and Founder of INK Entertainment, Charles Khabouth.

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