Expert: Why You Should Pay Attention to K-pop Group BTS Performing at The American Music Awards

Published: 17Nov2017

The K-pop boy group BTS (aka Bangtan Sonyeondan (Korean) or “Beyond the Scene” (English)) will be performing live at the American Music Awards (AMAs) this Sunday in Los Angeles. This will mark the...

Perceived threat: Aboriginals and visible minorities

Published: 16Sep2015

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.

Learning a new language alters brain development

Published: 29Aug2013

Scientists at The Neuro find important time factor in second-language acquisition...

All Night Long: A Roundtable Discussion on Night and Cultural Neighbourhoods in Montreal


Thursday, September 26 - All Night Long:  A Roundtable Discussion on Night and Cultural Neighbourhoods in Montreal, part of Pop Montreal Symposium, with Simon Brault, president of Culture Montreal,...

First language wires brain for later language-learning

Published: 1Dec2015

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

Human sounds convey emotions better than words do

Published: 18Jan2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom Brain uses “older” systems/structures to preferentially process emotion expressed through vocalizations

Launch of new option: teaching Greek language and culture

Published: 12Feb2016

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