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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

Computing weather

Welcome to the new math: Martin Gander hopes to improve the number crunching behind the science of weather forecasting.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Waste into want: rural innovations come to the city

Suzelle Barrington has developed a way to reduce the odour of farm waste, and she wants to bring her composting techniques to the city.

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Published on : 11 Dec 2003

Tropical haven for field courses

The Bellairs Research Institute is growing. The university-run Barbados facility is a hot spot for tropical research and field studies.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2003

M-Forum report

Keep innovating, keep sharp, and stay relaxed were some of the messages to participants of the Fourth Annual Management Forum Conference held November 12.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2003