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Barbara Lawson: Curator of curios

Barbara Lawson is the curator of the Redpath's ethnology collection, with everyone from cavemen to mummies in her care.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

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

Vending

Distroboto is a vending machine for stocking stuffer art.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Daycare subsidy woes

The parents and staff of the McGill daycare have drafted an open letter to the provincial government protesting new regulations for subsidized childcare.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Grazing

Get your roasted chestnuts at Phillips Square.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Vinet's term as Provost renewed

Provost Luc Vinet has been appointed to a second five-year term. Hey, what happened to vice-principal (academic)?

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Campus consumerism: A guide to holiday shopping at McGill

You can get your holiday shopping done without having to brave the malls – campus offers a number of shopping opportunities, and better yet, you won’t hear Jingle Bell Rock on the PA system once.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

The business of world hunger

An American cow earns three dollars a day in subsidies, but half the world’s farmers earn less than two dollars a day. Indian food and trade policy analyst Devinder Sharma spoke at Macdonald campus about the inequities of the global trade system.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Med students lobby

The McGill International Health Initiative was founded by medical students who want the Canadian government to help alleviate the AIDS crisis in the developing world by making cheap medications available.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2003

Body of work

The artists of the Molson Informatics Project create portraits of our innards for clinicians and teachers.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2003