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Desautels Alumni Giving Back: Yalmaz Siddiqui, BCom ’92 and Senior Director of Sustainability for Office Depot

Tue, 2016-05-24 13:49

On March 17-18, 2016, Yalmaz Siddiqui, BCom '92 and Senior Director of Sustainability for Office Depot Inc. visited his alma mater to impart his knowledge and lessons learned through leading global sustainability efforts. Mr. Siddiqui spoke in several Desautels classes, providing insight on understanding the B2B Green Marketing and Purchasing Landscapeto strategies for stakeholder engagement and community consultation when introducing sustainability into operations.

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DISE's Professor Mindy Carter, Mitchell McLarnon receive support for outdoor education initiatives

Tue, 2016-05-17 12:49

Professor Mindy R. Carter and PhD candidate Mitchell McLarnon, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, received support recently for two initiatives connected to outdoor education and education for sustainable development with McGill's Faculty of Education.

Source Site: /education

Modelling the Transport in Porous Media of Iron Micro and Nanoparticles for Groundwater Remediation

Fri, 2016-05-13 15:30 - 16:30
Macdonald Engineering Building : Room 497, 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C3
Price: FREE

EVERYONE WELCOME

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When the cows come home, how long will they stay?

Wed, 2016-05-04 15:28

 

In the barn with McGill’s new NSERC Industrial Research Chair on Sustainable Life of Dairy Cattle

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Hands on workshop taught sustainability through connecting with nature

Fri, 2016-04-22 17:16

Teaching Sustainability through Connecting with Nature: A Hands-on Workshop, Reviewed

by Morganne Blais-McPherson, Neuroscience; Ying-Syuan (Elaine) Huang, Dept. of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE)

Source Site: /education

Integrity & Governance: Global Capitalism in the Long Run

Thu, 2016-05-19 17:30 - 19:00
Faculty Club : Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

INTEGRITY IN GOVERNANCE: GLOBAL CAPITALISM IN THE LONG RUN

Date & Time: May 19, 2016 - 17:30 - 19:00

Location: McGill Faculty Club

Contact Information

Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management
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Source Site: /desautels

BCom Managing for Sustainability Program Wins Catalyst Award

Tue, 2016-04-19 16:28

On April 14, 2016, Desautels’ Bachelor of Commerce Managing for Sustainability (MSUS) Major and Concentration Programs were awarded the Catalyst Award for Sustainability in Education.

Contact Information

Contact: Megan Poss
Organization: Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management
Email:
Source Site: /desautels

Making Better Use of Science and Technology in Policy-Making

Wed, 2016-03-23 10:57

As governments struggle to keep pace with rapid advancements in science and technology, a new report by the Institute for Research on Public Policy (IRPP) and the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) outlines how governments can better incorporate that knowledge in policy-making processes and improve the quality of government decisions.

Source Site: /tised

Forum Leadership et Innovation 2016 – Place à la relève et à l’exemplarité

Thu, 2016-03-24 10:30 - 14:30
Palais des congrès des Montreal : 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal, QC , H2Z 1H5
Price: GRATUIT

Durabilys est le tout nouveau rendez-vous annuel de l’industrie québécoise du bâtiment et de l’aménagement durables.

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MBA students in Canada tackle sustainability to get a competitive edge

Wed, 2016-03-09 13:30

McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management ranked second in the latest list, which was released in October 2015, while the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business was fifth. Those Canadian universities all outranked some big name American schools, including Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University.

The rankings consider the number of core courses that focus on sustainability, the quality of each school’s faculty and the depth of their business sustainability research.

Source Site: /desautels