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FRQSC Information Session with Normand Labrie

Tue, 2013-02-05 10:30 - 12:00
Faculty Club : Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5
Price: Free, but registration is required.

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On February 5, Normand Labrie, directeur scientifique, and Marie-Thérèse Duquette, directrice des programmes et du développement des partenariats, of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture (FRQSC) will hold a special information and outreach event with the McGill research community.

Contact Information

Contact: Lorraine Torpy
Organization: Research and International Relations
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3992
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Negotiations resume with AMURE

Fri, 2013-01-25 12:15

McGill Human Resources has asked Research and International Relations to relay updates on the University’s negotiations with AMURE, the union representing research associates and assistants.

Please see the following message and share the information as you deem appropriate. If you have questions, please contact Human Resources at 514-398-4747 or hr [dot] hr [at] mcgill [dot] ca.


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Fixing the other health care issue

Tue, 2012-09-25 11:26

Despite high per-capita spending, health care in Canada consistently underperforms, according to the Commonwealth Fund, which tracks indicators for accessibility, timeliness and outcomes across a number of developed countries. The system that is straining to meet demand today will face an even higher burden in the years ahead, as the population ages. A number of Canadian business schools are looking to meet this challenge by educating future health care managers to bring new perspectives to old problems.

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CASCO Annual Dance Show and Silent Auction

Fri, 2012-11-16 20:00 - 23:00
L'Astral Theatre : 305 Ste. Catherine Street W., Montréal, Québec , H2X 2A3

About CASCO

CASCO (The Commerce and Administration Student Charity Organization) is a student-driven charity whose purpose is to raise money for a local children’s hospital. The charity would allow business students to integrate their knowledge for a good cause and demonstrate social responsibility.

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Finding happiness the MBA way

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:13

These days, when Jesper Hornberg goes to work he's likely to be stepping into a mud hut in Kenya, checking on a solar lamp. He's the founder of an NGO called Givewatts, which is trying to reduce dependence on kerosene lamps. Rather than having to work in the poor light given off by kerosene, children whose families have his lamps can now see well enough to do their homework. In some cases, their school test scores have increased by 50%.

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Social and Environmental Ethics Integrated into Management Curricula

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:06

Throughout the last two decades, a wave of studies criticizing current curricula have swept through the field of management, leading to the discussion of widespread reforms throughout educational institutions. Specifically, many criticized the lack of “functionally integrated curricula in higher education,” one that is inclusive of social and ecological factors in business practices.

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Silent Spring: The Birth of the Environmental Movement

Tue, 2012-10-02 10:01

On September 19th, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), in collaboration with The Bull & Bear and the Management Sustainability Network, held a panel reflecting on the relevance of Silent Spring, Rachel Carson’s 1962 bestseller that exposed the public to the hazards of synthetic materials in the environment.

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Desautels Sports Industry Conference

Fri, 2012-10-12 (All day) - Sat, 2012-10-13 (All day)
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Think Sports. Do Business.

An event that promises to connect sports business executives with students who are passionate about sports through a series of speakers, panel discussions and networking cocktails.

Date: October 12 - 13, 2012

Location: Bronfman building

To register, please visit: www.dsic2012.com

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McGill University Open House

Sun, 2012-10-28 10:00 - 16:00
Bronfman Building : 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1G5

Date: Sunday, October 28, 2012

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: McGill Downtown Campus

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International Management Networking Breakfast

Fri, 2012-09-28 11:17
Prof. Emine Sarigollu and BCom student

On Friday September 21, the IMA was successfully re-launched with the first annual International Management Networking Breakfast. The event was sponsored by RDA Capital and hosted in Bronfman building. With 43 people in attendance including students, alumni, faculty, staff, and the IMA executive team, it was an excellent start to accomplishing the IMA’s vision to build a strong community within the International Management program.

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