Singer Frédérique Vézina is a very recent (2002) graduate of the Faculty of Music, but she has already been very successful. She was accepted by the Canadian Opera Company (COC) immediately upon graduating and has been going strong ever since.
Professor Mathieu Blanchette of McGill's School of Computer Science and researchers in California have built a computer model that could be a huge step forward in understanding evolution.
Dr. Mohamed Hafed (BEng'97, MEng'98, PhD'02), researcher and businessman, is among three Canadians awarded the newly inaugurated "Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Young Innovators Award" by the Government of Canada.
Seven inductees, including one woman and a team, were enshrined in the McGill Sports Hall of Fame Thursday, increasing the total number of honorees to 66 since the Hall opened in 1996.
McGill graduate, freelance journalist and super-foodie Amy Rosen has published a new book, called Cook This: Recipes for the Goodtime Girl, which gives easy instruction on the art of entertaining.
McGill professor John Abela organized McGill's first-ever "Epic Journey," a team-building event for his psychology students, which was based loosely on the hit show The Amazing Race.
Influenced by courses taken at McGill, especially Professor Charles Bayley's history class, graduate Cleo Paskal searches the world for a "Big Idea" and finds that many smaller countries are run like an extended family, which seems to have a impact on their citizens' happiness.