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SSMU Open Forum on Equity

Wed, 2014-04-02 14:00 - 16:00
University Centre : 3480 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E7

The SSMU is planning a series of revisions to the SSMU Equity Policy next year. This Open Forum will be a chance for you to voice your opinions and provide feedback regarding SSMU's role in equity and social justice work on campus, and suggest changes you would like to see happen next year.

Two sessions will take place, with the same discussion topics on the following dates:

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 from 2-4PM in Room 108 in the University Centre;

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Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design: Drafting a green blueprint for the future

Thu, 2014-03-20 00:17

The first annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design will be held March 17-18 at le Centre Mont-Royal from 5:30-7:30 p.m..

Published on March 12, 2014 | McGill Reporter
by McGill Reporter Staff

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McGill's Electric Snowmobile Wins during the Clean Snowmobile Challenge

Wed, 2014-03-19 01:03

McGill University of Montreal, Canada won the Zero Emissions, or electric, category of the challenge last weekend at Michigan Technological University's Keweenaw Research Center.

Published on March 13, 2014 | SF Gate
by Dan Roblee

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4th Annual Catalyst Awards Ceremony

Wed, 2014-04-02 18:00 - 20:30
Faculty Club : Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

The Office of Sustainability is proud to recognize the many and significant efforts that have taken place at McGill this year.

These awards recognize efforts to grow towards sustainability, including the development of a comprehensive sustainability strategy through the Vision 2020 process.

Please join us in celebrating all the achievements of the past year and the people who have made them happen at a cocktail on the second of April at six o'clock PM at the Faculty Club Ballroom, followed by an award presentation at half-past six.

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McGill Net Positive Presents David Orr: The University in a Black Swan World

Tue, 2014-03-18 10:30 - 12:00
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2
Join Net Positive in welcoming David Orr, the Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies and Politics at Oberlin College and founder of the Oberlin Project.
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Green Careers Week 2014: INFORMATION SESSION: Where are the Green Jobs?

Thu, 2014-03-13 12:00
Brown Student Services : 5001, 3600 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G3

A special presentation on how and where to find "green jobs". Do not miss this eye opening seminar to find out where you can start your career.

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Green Careers Week 2014: Environmental Career Fair

Wed, 2014-03-12 12:00 - 15:00
Brown Student Services : 5001, 3600 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G3

This career fair targets organizations that offer environmental-related career opportunities in the public, private and non-profit sectors.

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Green Careers Week 2014: Professional Panel on Careers in the Environment

Tue, 2014-03-11 17:30 - 19:00
Brown Student Services : 5001, 3600 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G3

Come and listen to environmental professionals talk about their experiences and the skills they have developed as a result of their career path.  By attending this panel, you will have the opportunity to: 

• Hear about different career options
• Get advice on the job search
• Network and insight on career paths in the environmental sector

PANELISTS :

Antoine Pin, Groupe Uni des Éducateurs-Naturalists et Professionelles en Environnement GUEPE

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Green Careers Week 2014: SEMINAR: Career Options in the Environment

Tue, 2014-03-11 10:00 - 12:00

Session 1:

10:00 - 11:00

This seminar will explain the various environmental career options within a variety of industries


Session 2:

11:00-12:00

This session will hopefully answer your questions about the “Where”, “What” and “How” to apply to graduate studies in the environment.

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Leith Sharp: Embracing “disruptive sustainability”

Mon, 2014-02-24 23:32

Leith Sharp comes to McGill February 27th, 2014, here she answers some pertinent questions:

Published on Feb 20, 2014 | McGill Reporter
by the McGill Reporter Staff

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