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Snow soaks up pollutants from engine exhausts

Scientists in Canada have shown that snow acts as a sink for nanosized particles and certain organic constituents from car exhausts. Chemistry World

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Published on : 15 Jan 2016

Getting proteins to dance the ‘YMCA’

What study author and McGill University biochemist Martin Schmeing said about the new findings. Stat News

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Published on : 15 Jan 2016

The Canadian dollar

How low can it go? Economics professor Chris Ragan on the Canadian dollar dip. CBC As it Happens

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Published on : 14 Jan 2016

Opinion: Mandatory minimum sentences don’t work

Op-ed co-written by Marie Manikis, Professor of Law. Montreal Gazette

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Published on : 14 Jan 2016

Les panneaux d’arrêt toutes directions à l’étude

Un projet pilote sera lancé à Montréal pour évaluer l’impact des panneaux d’arrêt installés à toutes les directions d’une intersection sur la cohabitation de la chaussée. Journal Métro

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Published on : 14 Jan 2016

Why bike lanes make people mad

Study suggests bias towards increased cycling infrastructure in areas. Washington Post

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Published on : 14 Jan 2016

How to become everyone’s favourite boss

Workplaces with a long history of male workers getting more regularly promoted will have the most difficulty changing, said Karl Moore, associate professor of strategy and organisation at Desautels, the business school at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. BBC News

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Published on : 06 Jan 2016

Montreal students tutor Syrian refugees online

Many people are offering help to Syrian refugees after they arrive in Quebec, but students are reaching out to refugees while they remain overseas. CTV Montreal News  

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Published on : 06 Jan 2016

Improv theatre class is more than just fun and games

He waves his hands, his shoulder-length hair flipping away from his face, and points at a group of 40 MBA hopefuls from McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management who are holding pens in the air, acting like orchestra conductors. The Globe and Mail   

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Published on : 06 Jan 2016

A flicker of hope for rhizo kids

The dedicated work by Dr Nancy Braverman is featured in this New York Times article on children with RCDP, a rare and devastating disease.  

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Published on : 06 Sep 2015

Dr. Shariff, Quebec human rights commission denounce public misogyny

Dr. Shaheen Shariff, associate professor with the Dept. of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), and Director of McGill’s Define the Line research program, spoke to the Montreal's Gazette about misogyny in the public domain.

Published on : 31 Mar 2015