Lorne Trottier

Science and the media

Published: 11Oct2016

There is widespread worry today about the health effects of just about everything around us -- from the food we eat and water we drink, to the plastics we use and medications we take. A journalist...

McGill launches centre for space research

Published: 28Oct2015

$1 million donation from Trottier Family Foundation to fund McGill Space Institute fellowships

Save the Date!

Published: 7Aug2014

Don't forget to join us October 6 and 7 for the 2014 Lorne Trottier Public Science Symposium "ARE WE ALONE?"

Trottier Symposium: Is That a Fact?

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Information is the key to life. We want to know what to eat, how to protect our environment, what risks to avoid and what to do if illness strikes. But when it comes to acquiring information, it is...

Opinion: Montreal can be a world leader in engineering innovation

Published: 30May2013

" In recent months, the engineering profession in Quebec has been disparaged. It  is vital that the hard-won title of “engineer” regain its honour — because  beyond the controversies, the fact...

Trottier Symposium Webcast

Published: 14Nov2012

Did you miss this year's Trottier Symposium, Food: A Serving of Science?...

Alumnus Lorne Trottier donates $15M to McGill for science, engineering

Published: 7Nov2012

High-tech entrepreneur’s gift will create two institutes and funds a symposium......

Philanthropist Lorne Trottier makes transformative gift

Published: 6Nov2012

McGill University is pleased to announce that it has received a transformative $15-million donation from the family foundation of high-tech entrepreneur and alumnus Lorne Trottier, BEng’70, MEng’73...