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Risk Management and the Game-Changing Role It Can Play for Green Chemistry

Wed, 2015-04-29 17:14

On March 3rd, 2015, Professor Steve Maguire, Director of the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), and Professor of Strategy & Organization in the Desautels Faculty of Management, presented as an invited lecturer at UCLA’s Global Business and Policy Forum. The event, focused on “Business, Law & Green Chemistry”, was jointly hosted by the Center for Global Management (UCLA Anderson School of Management) and the Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy (UCLA School of Law).

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Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Case Competition Promotes Cross-Faculty Collaboration

Mon, 2015-03-16 16:53

On January 16-17, 2015, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), CREATE in Green Chemistry, and the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED), jointly a workshop and case competition on Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry.

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BCom Major and Concentration in Managing for Sustainability

Wed, 2015-04-01 17:30 - 19:30

Are you interested in combining your managerial and business knowledge with a deep understanding of the interlinked economic, social and ecological challenges of achieving sustainability? Did you know that you can graduate with a McGill Desautels BCom degree while also having a solid foundation in the fundamentals of ecological and social systems? Please join us to learn about Desautels’ Managing for Sustainability programs, course offerings, and possible career paths in sustainability.

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Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM)
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Office Phone: 514-398-6061
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PGSS Green Drinks

Thu, 2015-03-19 17:00 - 19:00
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Bronwen Tucker will be speaking about current outreach efforts surrounding international climate change negotiations.

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2015 Annual Catalyst Awards Gala

Mon, 2015-04-13 18:30
Faculty Club : Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5
Price: Free *registration required

The Office of Sustainability is proud to acknowledge those who have positively contributed to sustainability at McGill in an enduring and meaningful way.

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The Prevention, Substitution and Precautionary Principles: Conflict and Comity in Chemical Policy

Wed, 2015-03-25 13:00 - 14:30
Price: free

Tim Malloy, Professor of Law and Faculty Director, UCLA Sustainable Technology and Policy Program  

McGill Bronfman Building, Room 360, 1001 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal

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Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management
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Invasive species pose serious threat to health of the Great Lakes

Thu, 2015-02-12 16:45

The McGill Reporter | Feb. 3, 2015

By: Melody Enguix

New study from scientists at McGill shows the vulnerability of the basin to future invaders – and calls for regulations to mitigate this threat.

Read the full story here.

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SEI Impact Internship Program: Seeds of Change Crowdfunding

Wed, 2015-02-11 16:29

McGill students have incredible ideas and know how to enact positive social change. Now you can help them apply their knowledge and passion through the Impact Internship Program at the Social Economy Initiative (SEI) of the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM). The program pairs top undergraduate students with social-purpose organizations (i.e. non-profits and social enterprises) for ten weeks over the summer.

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