Beyond McGill news
McGill University ranked second in the nation for academic prowess among its intercollegiate sports programs in the 2006-07 school year. The Department of Athletics produced 121 student-athletes who earned Academic All-Canadian status under Canadian Interuniversity Sport guidelines.
In the just-released annual Times Higher-QS World University Rankings, McGill vaults to 12th place--ahead of such perennial powerhouses as Duke, Johns Hopkins, Stanford and Cornell.
Apurva Gollamudi, a professional associate at the Brace Centre for Water Resources Management, traveled to the Caribbean to teach a course on integrated water management. A dream assignment? Yeah--except for the 30-foot-long alligators.
McGill's Department of Family Medicine is pleased to welcome Dr. Carol Herbert, Professor of Family Medicine and Dean of the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario.