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Thu, 2015-02-12 11:33

Contact Information

Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Source Site: /newsroom

The App Generation: Nuanced Perspectives

Thu, 2014-10-09 09:00 - 12:00
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal : West Ballroom, 1201 Blvd. Rene Levesque, Montreal, QC

Harvard Graduate School of Education’s Dr. Howard Gardner speaks on the ways in which digital technologies shape and effect young people’s identity, imagination and intimacy.

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Contact: Donna Wilkinson
Organization: Office of Leadership in Community and International Initiatives
Office Phone: 6961
Source Site: /edu-lcii

Chapters downtown bookstore to close; Victoria's Secret to replace it

Thu, 2014-07-31 15:10

The Chapters bookstore at Stanley and Ste. Catherine will be closed and transformed into a Victoria’s Secret lingerie store.

... Despite the upgrades, bookstores are on their way out, said McGill business and technology professor Jui Ramaprasad.

Read full article: CTV News Montreal

Source Site: /desautels

The End of Innovation? Moving Education Research Forward in the New Millennium

Tue, 2014-03-25 17:45 - 20:15
Peel 3715 : 3715 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1X1

The 2013-14 PhD Pro-seminar class will be holding a symposium entitled "The End of Innovation? Moving Education Research Forward in the New Millennium" on March 25th and April 8th, from 5:45pm to 8:15pm in the Coach House.

All are welcome to join us for exciting presentations, snacks and refreshments!

This is a great opportunity to get a glimpse at the interesting research first-year PhD students are pursuing. 

Source Site: /dise

Help us do IT better - respond to the McGill technology survey

Mon, 2014-02-10 09:00 - Fri, 2014-03-14 17:00

Starting on February 10, you may receive an email invitation
to participate in one of two surveys on technology:

1) The McGill IT Services surveys (separate versions for students, faculty and staff) include questions specific to the services provided centrally by McGill, and

2)The EDUCAUSE Center for Academic Research (ECAR) surveys (separate versions for st

Source Site: /it

Maurizio Ferraris - Kant's Cell-Phone: from Postmodernism to New Realism

Tue, 2013-10-29 13:30 - 14:30
Sherbrooke 688 : rm 325, 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 3R1

Prof. Ferraris will present his work on Postmodernism and Realism this tuesday

The talk will examine four theses:

The first (relativism) is a critique of post-modern assumption that reality as a whole is socially constructed, this thesis has given a distorted view of the media as omnipotent manufacturers of reality;

The second (new realism) is the thesis that a fundamental layer of reality exists independently of media, but also our minds; 


Technology has unprecedented ability to detect and diagnose Alzheimer’s

Tue, 2013-02-05 16:53

January 28, 2013 - A revolutionary technology has the ability to detect and diagnose Alzheimer’s disease with unprecedented accuracy. The computerized technique known as SNIPE analyzes magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to capture patterns of atrophy specific to the disease in brain structures, specifically the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex. Diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is still an inexact science, relying mainly on the patient's symptoms and performance on memory tests.

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Contact: Anita Kar
Organization: The Neuro