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Grand Rounds: Integrating Cultural Factors in Psychiatric Practice: Should we? - Dr. Raymond Tempier

Fri, 2016-02-19 11:00 - 12:30
Allan Memorial Inst. Hospital : South Seminar Room P1.082, 1025 avenue des Pins Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A1
Source Site: /psychiatry

Launch of new option: teaching Greek language and culture

Fri, 2016-02-12 12:38

McGill University launches a Teaching Greek Language and Culture Option within the Bachelor of Education, Teaching English as a Second Language (B.Ed. TESL) Elementary & Secondary

Source Site: /education

Human sounds convey emotions better than words do

Mon, 2016-01-18 10:08

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom

Brain uses “older” systems/structures to preferentially process emotion expressed through vocalizations

Contact Information

Contact: Prof. Marc Pell
Organization: School of Communication Sciences and Disorders - McGill University
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Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations - McGill University
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom

First language wires brain for later language-learning

Tue, 2015-12-01 11:45

Research also demonstrates brain's plasticity and ability to adapt to new language environments

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Contact: Lara Pierce
Organization: Dept. of Psychology, McGill University (English interviews)
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Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations, McGill University
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom

The media love men… bad news for women

Why men continue to dominate media coverage
Thu, 2015-10-01 09:56

Contact Information

Contact: Eran Shor
Organization: Dept. of Sociology
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Office Phone: 514-398-5664

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
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Source Site: /newsroom

Perceived threat: Aboriginals and visible minorities

Race is biggest predictor of size of police forces in Canadian cities and numbers provinces send to federal prisons
Wed, 2015-09-16 14:02

Canadian cities that have significant visible minority and Aboriginal populations have bigger police forces than those without. No matter what the actual level of crime.

Contact Information

Contact: Jason Carmichael
Organization: Dept. of Sociology
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Office Phone: 514-398-6838

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
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Source Site: /newsroom

Trio Jade

Mon, 2015-10-05 19:00
Redpath Hall : 3461 rue McTavish (McTavish Gates) Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2K6
Price: $35 / $20

Piano Trio

 

Source Site: /music

Director of Translation and Written Communication Co-Edits New Journal

Wed, 2015-03-25 17:24

The Department of Language, Mediation and Intercultural Communication at the University of Milan has launched a new peer-reviewed journal, Lingue, Culture, Mediazione/ Languages, Cultures, Mediation.  The first issue was co-edited by James Archibald, director of Translation and Written Communication at McGill's School of Continuing Studies, and focuses on the definition of linguistic and cultural mediation.

Click here to view the inaugural issue.

Can you judge a man by his fingers?

Study finds link between relative lengths of index and ring fingers in men and behaviour towards women
Wed, 2015-02-18 09:28

Contact Information

Contact: Melody Enguix
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514 398-6751
Mobile Phone: 514 796-6751
Source Site: /newsroom