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Keeping that New Year's resolution

Jill Barker gives some New Year's getting fit tips.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

Well travelled Rhodes

Aleksandra Leligdowicz, Alexandra Conliffe and Simon Rabinovitch all come from very different backgrounds, but are all headed to the same place. The three are all headed to Oxford by being McGill's latest Rhodes Scholarship recipients.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

MUNACA deal

The administration and its clerical union have agreed on a new five year contract that leaves both sides happy.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

Seana Pasic: Back to Basics

Seana Pacic shared in a Gemini Award for her work on the documentary War Babies – a subject close to home, for the Sarajevo native.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

University resolve

Another year, another resolution – we ask around campus to find out how you are going to make 2004 a better year.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

Principal's prized professors

A prof in a tank, a ranting psychologist, a physicist with a lead brick and the man from Brynania are the four winners of the 2003 Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

A meeting of religious minds

The Spanish city of Seville was the setting for an interfaith discussion on how religion can increase tolerance. Dean of Religious Studies Barry Levy was central to the planning of the international gathering.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

West Island atlas

Good decisions cannot be made without good information. In the West Island of Montreal, a lot of decisions are being made about development — but until now, they've been made without a lot of information. Geography professor Thom Meredith has assembled a team that has created an environmental atlas of the area, that covers everything from land use to bird habitats.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

McGill newsmakers '03

There's no red carpet or sexy gowns, or even a little statue. Nevertheless, it's our annual Newsmakers of the year round-up for those McGill folks, past and present, who made a splash in the world's media, from Leno to La Presse.

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Published on : 08 Jan 2004

Calgary's magic carpet ride

The University of Calgary has wall-to-wall carpeting with the donation of $2 million of Persian rugs.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Nursery rhymes to safety crimes

The CMAJ says don’t look to nursery rhymes for medical advice.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Rutherford, Scientist Supreme

Learn about McGill's first Nobel Prize winner.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Coats for classmates

The McGill Chaplaincy Service and the McGill International Students Network collect and distribute winter wear for international students.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Xmas activities for the wee ones

A roundup of seasonal activites for children.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

MUNACA votes for action

The union representing McGill’s clerical staff has rejected the university’s latest offer tabled on November 26. At the same time they mandated a possible strike. The administration and the union are now entering conciliation talks.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003