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Universal Design for Learning at McGill

Les élèves ayant des problèmes d'apprentissage ou encore des troubles de déficit de l'attention sont bien présents dans les écoles primaires et secondaires. Published August 6, 2013 | CBC Radio-Canada

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Published on : 07 Sep 2013

ASHRAE Journal

Published August 2013 Shaping the Next Design contrains at Montreal's Mount Royal McGill University's McIntyre Pavillion, a cutting-edge medical research and teaching facility, led to innovative electromechanical systems that significantly reduced the energy consumption of the building.  Download the PDF

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Published on : 07 Sep 2013

Chefs battle in culinary fundraiser

Organizers have dubbed the event the Battle of the Beets. Published on September 3, 2013 | GazetteWritten by Susan Schwartz

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Published on : 07 Sep 2013

Développement durable et agriculture urbaine à l'université

Published on July 31, 2013 | Radio-Canada TV (Téléjournal 18 h) Les universités québécoises se sont mises à l'heure du développement durable. Les campus de la province, qui ont souvent l'importance de petites villes, sont soucieux de réduire leur empreinte écologique. À l'Université de Montréal et à l'Université McGill, ça passe notamment par l'agriculture urbaine et la production de miel en plein centre- ville.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, food, CBC, land
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Published on : 07 Sep 2013

Universities’ Sustainability Initiatives Save Money, Resources

The University of Toronto uses solar panels to heat water for athletes’ showers and McGill University imposes a student fee of 50 Canadian cents per credit that is matched by the university for its Sustainability Projects Fund. Published July 23, 2013 | Environmental Leader

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, food, SP0074, land
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Published on : 07 Sep 2013

Disabled Strive for Open Doors to Accessibility

Published on August 15, 2013 | GazetteWritten by Chris Hanna

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Published on : 06 Sep 2013

Urban Parks Reinvented

Published on July 19, 2013 | Gazette Written by Monique Beaudin

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Published on : 06 Sep 2013

Who's out there on the roads? The 4 types of cyclists

Published on August 27, 2013 | Forbes

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Published on : 28 Aug 2013

McGill Feeding McGill | Tomato Fiesta

Find more information on McGill's Tomato Fiesta from CBC and Global News below. Published on August 27, 2013 | Global NewsWritten by Josh Panton Posted on August 28, 2013 | CBC News

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Published on : 28 Aug 2013

A sustainable factory farm that spits out crickets

Published in FastCoExist "Crickets are a delectable, affordable, and environmentally friendly protein source already eaten in some parts of the world. Now the trick is producing them for the masses.

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Published on : 15 Aug 2013

Hult Prize accelerator preps competitors for $1M

Written by Christina ReinwaldPublished by August 15, 2013 | Boston Globe "The problem: finding a high-quality source of protein for hundreds of millions of people that can be raised quickly, without consuming a lot of land, water, and other resources.

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Published on : 15 Aug 2013

We need to think innovatively about neighbourhoods

Published on August 3, 2013 | ArchSupply "Past approaches no longer sustain new demands and require innovative thinking. The need for a new outlook is propelled by fundamental changes that touch upon environmental, economic and social aspects.

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Published on : 12 Aug 2013

Who owns the roads? Cycling advocates in Montreal raise safety concerns

Written by Benjamin ShinglerPublished on August 12, 2013 | Canadian Press

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Published on : 12 Aug 2013

Food for Thought

Aired on July 23, 2013 | CBC News Most chefs don't have the luxury of talking to a farmer once a day to find what product is ripe or ready in the next few weeks , but four years ago Executive Chef Olivier Volpi turned to McGill's Farm at Macdonald Campus in an effort to go local.

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Published on : 25 Jul 2013

The Greening of Canadian Campuses

Written by Elaine SmithPublished on July 21, 2013 | the New York Times "Sustainability has become more than a fashionable buzzword on Canadian campuses; it has become enshrined both in university policy and in daily student life. McGill’s Sustainability Projects Fund, for example, imposes a student fee of 50 Canadian cents per credit that is matched by the university.

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Published on : 25 Jul 2013