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Un excellent tremplin pour se lancer en affaires

Le Bureau de transfert de technologies aide les ingénieurs à s'occuper des aspects commerciaux du monde nouveau de l'entrepreneuriat universitaire.

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Published on : 11 Jul 2005

Summer days not so lazy

McGill is a busy place in the summer, with day camps for children and homestays for Japanese students studying English. In addition, academic renewal continues to revitalize McGill, as the University welcomes several new deans.

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Published on : 11 Jul 2005

The Green Chemistry Revolution

An old science adopts a new philosophy that makes both environmental and economic sense. McGill has become one of the world leaders in the field of green chemistry.

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Published on : 11 Jul 2005

A Matter of Degrees

Close to 6,000 McGill graduates donned caps and gowns for the recent spring convocation ceremonies.

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Published on : 11 Jul 2005

Honours and Awards

The McGill Alumni Association's Honours and Awards Banquet pays tribute to some of the best volunteers of the year among McGill graduates, friends, faculty, students and staff.

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Published on : 11 Jul 2005

Grad sets coming-of-age novel on campus

"Nellcott is my Darling": In a follow-up novel to "Darkness Then a Blown Kiss," her debut collection of short stories, Toronto native Golda Fried, BA'94, introduces us to Alice, a neurotic and naive McGill freshman, whose buttoned-down world is turned inside out by an unlikely romance with guitar-slinging, cigarette-smoking slacker Nellcott Ragland.

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Published on : 06 Jul 2005

New graduates join the fold

The 2005 spring convocations added nearly 4,000 new graduates and 14 honorary degree recipients to the ranks of McGill alumni. Photographers Owen Egan and Jack Goldsmith captured some of the pride and excitement — and fun! — of the occasion with their cameras.

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Published on : 05 Jul 2005

McGill grad Shaunna Burke is second Canadian woman to climb Mount Everest

Shaunna Burke, a graduate of McGill University, has become the second Canadian woman to climb Mount Everest. She was reported to be among the first from her expedition to reach the summit of the world's tallest mountain.

Published on : 30 May 2005

Alumnilife gets 10,000th member

Elise Juzda, BA'04, is the 10,000th graduate to register for Alumnilife, McGill's alumni online community. Alumnilife, an award-winning website, has been helping graduates enrich their alumni experience for about a year and a half.

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Published on : 10 May 2005

McGill's WWII on the web

With the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II this year, a couple of McGill staffers took it upon themselves to create a website that honours McGill's contributions to the war, and the 298 McGill students, staff and alumni who died in service.

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Published on : 28 Apr 2005

Science and the entrepreneur

McGill graduate Julian Adams returned to McGill to share his experiences as a groundbreaking research chemist leading the field in anti-cancer drug development.

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Published on : 14 Apr 2005

Powerful Voices

Stephen Lewis, a masterful orator, speaks at Macdonald's Founder's Day celebrations, and McGill students will have their say through the Task Force on Student Life and Learning.

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Published on : 07 Apr 2005

Is High Tech Helping Students Cheat?

The Internet is a virtual shopping mall for term papers, yet many universities have a one-line policy on cheating: "Don't plagiarize; it's wrong." The News takes a look at McGill's stance on academic integrity.

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Published on : 07 Apr 2005

She Manages Moguls

Skier and management student Jennifer Heil has won her second consecutive women's World Cup moguls title.

Published on : 07 Apr 2005

Stompin' at the Savoy

The McGill Savoy Society offers up G&S favourite "H.M.S. Pinafore."

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Published on : 07 Apr 2005