Competitions

Crickets as food source

Published: 12Mar2013

With his team, Mohammed Ashour, a Master's candidate at McGill University, won a regional championship of a special competition to have their proposal of crickets as a food source for impoverished...

Student Bruno Roy a prize winner at last night's Centre Stage Competition

Published: 4Nov2015

Bruno Roy, a second year Masters student of Ben Heppner, has placed third at the Canadian Opera Company's annual voice competition COC Centre Stage.  The competition showcases the next generation...

Desautels BCom students take three podiums at the 2013 Jeux du Commerce

Published: 11Jan2013

Desautels BCom students took three top 3 podiums at the 25th edition of the Jeux du Commerce, hosted by HEC Montreal from January 4 to 6, 2013....

Crickets for Dinner Anyone? A Crazy, Yet Clever Idea from Students of McGill University

Published: 26Apr2013

Five students from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, Canada offered a rather innovative (read bizarre) solution to the challenge of the 2013 Hult Prize, considered by some...

McGill students use crickets for a business model

Published: 12Mar2013

A group of McGill students (Mohammed Ashour, Gabriel Mott, Shobhita Soor, Jesse Pearlstein and Zev Thompson) hope their plan to breed crickets for use as a viable food source will be a million...

Schulich Chamber Music Competition Winners Announced

Published: 11Dec2015

The winners of the 2015-2016 Schulich School of Music Chamber Music Competition have been announced....

Desautels BCom Students Won KPMG’s Ace the Case Local Competition

Published: 7Feb2013

BCom students Jean Vianney Cordeiro, David Gao and Shirley Xu Wang recently won the KPMG’s Ace the Case Local Competition. On March 2, Jean Vianney, David, Shirley Xu and their team will represent...

Hult Prize Accelerator Preps Competitors for $1m

Published: 15Aug2013

The problem: finding a high-quality source of protein for hundreds of millions of people that can be raised quickly, without consuming a lot of land, water, and other resources....

Hult Prize: Ending Hunger, One Cricket at a Time

Published: 26Mar2013

If I broke the news to you that MBA students tend to be highly competitive individuals, you may not be too surprised. The Pope is, also, apparently Catholic, and all politicians are credible and...

Brent Proseus, trumpet, winner of the McGill Concerto Competiton.

Published: 19Feb2016

Brent Proseus, a student of Professor Richard Stoelzel, Brass Area Chair, has been named winner of the 2016 Schulich School of Music Woodwinds, Brass, and Percussion competition.  Brent’s first...

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