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.
A review of graduate Hélèna Katz's book about one of the largest manhunts in Canada, when in 1932 the Royal Canadian Mounted Police tracked the elusive Albert Johnson, the Mad Trapper of Rat River, across the Northwest Territories and into the Yukon above the Arctic Circle.
A review of graduate Kathryn Hall's book that dispels the myth that a lack of sexual desire in women necessarily indicates a hormonal problem and instead focuses on how to get in touch with lost or neglected sexual feelings.
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.