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The Return of the Ring

Graduate Diane Howard, BA'78, loses her McGill ring, but it is returned to her years later.

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Published on : 07 Apr 2005

In the News: Brian Ward

Brian Ward talks to the News about a possible pandemic of avian flu.

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Published on : 07 Apr 2005

CISDL text goes global

The Centre for International Sustainable Development Law takes its new book on tour.

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Published on : 24 Mar 2005

Environmental science is getting hot

As interest in climate grows with the global impact of changed weather patterns, so does the demand for graduates trained in meteorology. McGill's Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences is schooling many of them.

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Published on : 11 Mar 2005

Life after McGill... really!

The first annual "Life After McGill" conference will bring students and alumni together to help ease the transition from academia to the "real world."

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Published on : 10 Mar 2005

Kate Rhodes: Still serving students

Under Kate Rhodes's supervision, the Alumni Association is heading a variety of programs and events committed to improving the current student experience on campus.

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Published on : 24 Feb 2005

Ex-basketball player-now-director nominated for Oscar

"Hardwood," a 29-minute film written and directed by Hubert Davis (BA'00), has earned a nomination in the Academy Awards short documentary category. Davis's father is former Harlem Globetrotter Mel Davis. The younger Davis uses interviews and home movies to explore his father's relationship with his family.

Published on : 01 Feb 2005

Jewish and Arab youth unite on journal project

"Yalla: Reflections on the Middle East," co-sponsored by the McGill Arab Students' Association and Hillel Jewish Student Centre of McGill, compiles poems, stories, essays and photos on the theme of hope for an end to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Published on : 25 Jan 2005

McGill MBAs place first in North America on international mobility according to Financial Times global survey

The Financial Times of London survey of 100 MBA programs in the world, released on January 24, 2005, places McGill graduates first in North America – and 11th worldwide – for international mobility. This measure is based on the employment movements of alumni between time of graduation and today. The FT results are based on a survey of the 2001 alumni and an analysis of each school's activities.

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Published on : 24 Jan 2005

The Arcade Fire is red hot

Arts graduate Win Butler fronts the Arcade Fire, whose first CD, "Funeral," is a hit with critics and has earned him and his band instant fame.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2005

No mere puffery

McGill epidemiologist Jennifer O'Loughlin's research suggests teenagers can become addicted to nicotine much faster than previously thought.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2005

The legend of Tom Thompson

After 42 years at McGill, Tom Thompson, a familiar name to McGill alumni and donors, is retiring.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2005

Supporting team spirit

McGill cheerleaders are using innovative marketing techniques to raise money for their competition costs.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2005

Meet the Principal

Heather Munroe-Blum talks to the News about the job of a lifetime, the challenges it brings and her vision for the future.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2005

Swimming in memory

Anne Coleman, BA'57, takes the world of literary memoir by storm with a 50-year-old story of a secret love.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2005