McGill University News - Students http://mcgill.ca/channels/news_feeds/all/category/students/rss en Banner/Minerva service interruption - May 28, 10pm - 11pm http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/bannerminerva-service-interruption-may-28-10pm-11pm-261034 <p>Banner and Minerva will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour <strong>Saturday night, May 28, from 10pm to 11pm.</strong></p> <p>We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> it_services, staff, students </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-contact"><legend>Contact</legend><div class="field field-type-text field-field-organization-name"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Organization Name:&nbsp;</div> Info Systems Resources (ISR) </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/it">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 2016-05-27 11:48</span> </div> </div> </div> Banner (INB) External Faculty Staff Students Fri, 27 May 2016 15:48:29 +0000 McGill University 119029 at http://mcgill.ca/channels GAMES Inaugural Graduate Student Research Day http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/games-inaugural-graduate-student-research-day-260475 <p>In honour of National Engineering Month, the Graduate Association of Mechanical Engineering Students at McGill University (GAMES-McGill) contributed to National Engineering Month through the organization of a Graduate Research Day, an inaugural event of this type for the Department of Mechanical Engineering. <a href="//www.mcgill.ca/mecheng/files/mecheng/channels/attach/pages_from_20160330_graduate_research_day-_expense_report_0.pdf" rel="nofollow">Read more.</a></p> <p><a href="//www.mcgill.ca/mecheng/games" rel="nofollow">View gallery</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> mech_engineering, engineering_fac, students </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-primary-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_primary_image" width="1200" height="800" alt="" src="http://mcgill.ca/channels/sites/mcgill.ca.channels/files/channels/image/0a5a0740.jpg?0" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-channels-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Attachments:&nbsp;</div> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mcgill.ca/channels/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/sites/mcgill.ca.channels/files/channels/attach/GAMES 2016.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=0">GAMES 2016.pdf</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/mecheng">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 2016-05-05 10:37</span> </div> </div> </div> engineering research External Faculty GAMES-McGill Graduate Association of Mechanical Engineering Students at McGill University Staff Students Thu, 05 May 2016 14:37:57 +0000 McGill University 118685 at http://mcgill.ca/channels Congratulations Class of 2016 http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/congratulations-class-2016-260390 <p>We would like to send you our warmest regards on behalf of the all the staff at Career Planning Service (CaPS) downtown and Macdonald campus offices.  Your hard work, dedication and perseverance have paid off; you should be very proud of your accomplishments.  Many doors will be opening for you as you take the next steps in your career. If you are unsure about which step to take first, McGill Career Planning Service (CaPS) is available to help.</p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> arts_oasis, cdo, caps, desautels_career_services, dar, agr_env_sci_fac, arts_fac, science_fac, grad_postdoc_studies, mecc, students, tls_skillsets </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/caps">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-04-27 09:44</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/congratulations-class-2016-260390" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Convocation Graduation Students Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:44:48 +0000 McGill University 118529 at http://mcgill.ca/channels CaPS Summer Business Hours May - August 2016 http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/caps-summer-business-hours-may-august-2016-247547 <p>CaPS office hours are Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm.  During the summer, <b>May – August CaPS will be closed from 12:00 noon – 1:30 pm.</b></p> <p> </p> <p>The Brown Student Services Bldg. is open on all Summer Fridays.  Please contact the Brown Bldg. Reception Desk at 398-8238 for assistance with your questions.</p> <p> </p> <p>Friday access to the Brown Building is by the McTavish Street entrance.  Student casuals, trained to greet and assist visitors, will be available at the main Reception Desk situated at this entrance.</p> <p> </p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> caps, student_services, students </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/caps">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-04-27 09:29</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/caps-summer-business-hours-may-august-2016-247547" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Caps Staff Students summer hours Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:29:45 +0000 McGill University 118528 at http://mcgill.ca/channels CaPS Summer Drop In Hours 2016 http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/caps-summer-drop-hours-2016-260582 <table><tr><td colspan="2"> <p align="center"><strong>UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS</strong></p> <p align="center"><strong>MAY – AUGUST 2016</strong></p> </td> <td colspan="2"> <p align="center"><strong>GRADUATE STUDENTS</strong></p> <p align="center"><strong>MAY – AUGUST 2016</strong></p> </td> </tr><tr><td> <p>Monday</p> </td> <td> <p>10:00 – 12:00</p> </td> <td> <p>Monday</p> </td> <td> <p>No drop in hours</p></td></tr></table><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> caps, grad_postdoc_studies, pgss, students, tls_skillsets </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/caps">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-04-27 09:29</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/caps-summer-drop-hours-2016-260582" target="_blank">read more</a></p> career advising Cover Letter drop in hours Faculty resume Students Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:29:08 +0000 McGill University 118527 at http://mcgill.ca/channels In memoriam : Dr. Terry Tannenbaum http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/memoriam-dr-terry-tannenbaum-260592 <p> It is with deep sadness that we inform you that Dr. Terry-Nan Tannenbaum passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, March 17, 2016 surrounded by her family.  Terry was as an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine.  <br /> Donations may be made to the "Dr. Terry Nan Tannenbaum Memorial Fund for Education" c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation (514-340-8251).</p> <p>On behalf of the McGill Department of Family Medicine, we would like to express  our deepest sympathies.</p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> family_med, research, staff, students </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-primary-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_primary_image" width="220" height="123" alt="" src="http://mcgill.ca/channels/sites/mcgill.ca.channels/files/channels/image/tannenbaum-obituary.jpg?0" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/familymed">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 2016-04-22 12:32</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/memoriam-dr-terry-tannenbaum-260592" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Départ. de médecine familiale Department of Family Medicine External External faculty Faculty Médecine de famille recherche Research staff Staff students Students Fri, 22 Apr 2016 16:37:26 +0000 McGill University 118479 at http://mcgill.ca/channels Missed the boat to go on Exchange? http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/missed-boat-go-exchange-260405 <p style="text-align:center"><br />Missed the boat to go on exchange?</p> <p style="text-align:center">Now’s your second chance!<br />From May 2nd to June 12th:<br />Submit your application to participate in the exchange program<br />Winter 2017 exchanges only and for institutions where spaces remain</p> <p style="text-align:center">Details at: <a href="http://www.mcgill.ca/students/international/goabroad/exchange" rel="nofollow">www.mcgill.ca/students/international/goabroad/exchange</a></p> <p style="text-align:center"> </p> <p style="text-align:center"> </p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> student_exchanges_and_study_abroad, students </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/oasis">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-04-13 15:33</span> </div> </div> </div> Exchnage study away External Faculty Staff Students Wed, 13 Apr 2016 19:41:08 +0000 McGill University 118208 at http://mcgill.ca/channels Mecheng in Canada's top 5 for undergrad admissions standards http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/mecheng-canadas-top-5-undergrad-admissions-standards-259142 <p>The mechanical engineering admissions standard at McGill University is among the five toughest among all undergraduate programs in Canada. The rankings, based on acceptance rates and entrance averages, come from <a href="https://universityhub.ca" rel="nofollow">University Hub</a> and were published online by <a href="https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/blogs/insight/the-5-toughest-undergrad-programs-in-canada-to-get-210150421.html" rel="nofollow">Yahoo Canada</a>.</p><div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> mech_engineering, engineering_fac, students, in_the_headlines </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Related Links:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/blogs/insight/the-5-toughest-undergrad-programs-in-canada-to-get-210150421.html">The 5 toughest undergrad programs in Canada to enter</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/mecheng">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-02-17 19:46</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/mecheng-canadas-top-5-undergrad-admissions-standards-259142" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Admissions External Faculty Staff Students undergraduate Thu, 18 Feb 2016 00:46:19 +0000 McGill University 116799 at http://mcgill.ca/channels Mecheng students shine at AeroTech Conference http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/mecheng-students-shine-aerotech-conference-258386 <p><img height="224" width="160" style="float:left" src="//www.mcgill.ca/mecheng/files/mecheng/styles/wysiwyg_medium/public/news_20160206_momentum.jpg?itok=D1-kkwSb" alt="" />Mechanical Engineering majors Hussain Buxwala and Mikel Garcia-Poulin were part of the 11-student-strong "Gang from McGill," which shined at the 2015 SAE AeroTech Conference and Exhibition in Seattle, WA, and earned a feature story in the SAE International magazine "<a href="//www.mcgill.ca/mecheng/files/mecheng/momentum_article.pdf" rel="nofollow">Momentum</a>." </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> mech_engineering, engineering_fac, students </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Related Links:&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.sae.org/mags/momentum/">Momentum</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/mecheng">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-01-27 15:06</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/mecheng-students-shine-aerotech-conference-258386" target="_blank">read more</a></p> External Faculty McGill Institute for Aerospace Engineering MIAE Staff Students Sat, 06 Feb 2016 21:57:42 +0000 McGill University 115833 at http://mcgill.ca/channels Best presentation award for Payette http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/best-presentation-award-payette-258173 <p><img height="258" width="200" style="float:left" src="//www.mcgill.ca/mecheng/files/mecheng/news_20160127_payette.jpg" alt="" />Steven Payette received the 2014-2015 best oral presentation award in the course MECH 609 for his master's thesis talk "Heated-Tool Processing of Out-of-Autoclave Composite Materials." Congratulations, Steven!</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-category"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Category:&nbsp;</div> mech_engineering, students, award, engineering_fac </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-source-site"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Source Site:&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://www.mcgill.ca/mecheng">Source Site</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Published Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-01-27 15:06</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://mcgill.ca/channels/news/best-presentation-award-payette-258173" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Faculty Staff Students Wed, 27 Jan 2016 21:11:28 +0000 McGill University 115580 at http://mcgill.ca/channels