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Vaughan Dowie appointed Executive Head of Public Affairs

Statement from Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor: I am very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Vaughan Dowie as Executive Head of Public Affairs, effective immediately. In this position, he will report directly to the Principal and Vice-Chancellor and will serve as a member of the University’s senior team.

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Published on : 08 Dec 2008

Statement on MUNACA

The University regrets that, despite intensive bargaining, the help of a provincially appointed conciliator and an offer to increase salaries by 8.5% over three years ending November 30, 2010, a contract agreement with MUNACA has so far proven elusive.

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Published on : 05 Dec 2008

Statement on the tragic events in Mumbai, India

We wish to offer our deepest sympathies to all those affected by the recent terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India. On behalf of the University, Professor Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, extends condolences to the families of two members of the McGill community, Professor Michael Moss and graduate Elizabeth Russell, who died in the tragic events.

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Published on : 01 Dec 2008

McGill's varsity athletes initiate a holiday food drive

Bring a non-perishable food item to the Martlet hockey game against Ottawa on Saturday, November 29, and/or to the Martlet and Redmen basketball (Laval) and volleyball (Sherbrooke) home games on Sunday, November 30, and pay only $2.00 admission.

Published on : 28 Nov 2008

Telephone disruption between downtown and Macdonald campus, Thursday, Nov 27

Scheduled maintenance to the telephony service for calls between the downtown and Macdonald campuses will take place on Thursday, November 27 between 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm. Users may be unable to place a call to the other campus for several minutes during this time.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2008

Adobe Acrobat 9 Seminar, Friday November 28, 12:00 - 1:30pm

All McGill faculty and staff are cordially invited to attend the Adobe Acrobat 9 Pro Extended Seminar on Friday, November 28th, from 12:00 to 1:30 pm in Stewart Biology Building- Room S1/4, Downtown campus, 1205 Dr. Penfield. The seminar will be 45 minutes, followed by prizes and food. See the full announcement and attached PDF for more details.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2008

Intermittent email delays for some BlackBerry users

Some BlackBerry users are currently experiencing problems with mail delays.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2008

Outlook Web Access (OWA) experiencing problems

We are currently experiencing problems with some Outlook Web Access (OWA) servers. Some users may be denied access or have their email session terminated. We are investigating and working to find a solution and apologize for any inconvenience.

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Published on : 25 Nov 2008

Network maintenance for Stewart Biology Bldg Saturday, November 22.

Maintenance on the Stewart Biology Building network system will take place Saturday, November 22. The 5th floor north wing will have no network connectivity from approximately 7:00 am - 5:00 pm. Thank you for your understanding.

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Published on : 21 Nov 2008

Mini-Science 2008 now in France for the Fête de la science 2008

Until November 23, 2008, in association with Canal Savoir and Canal U, select Mini-Science 2008 lectures are being telecast in France during the Fête de la science 2008 on the theme of Ciel et Terre (Sky and Earth).

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Published on : 19 Nov 2008

The Principal's economic update

Principal Heather Munroe-Blum discusses the impact of the world economic situation on McGill University.

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Published on : 18 Nov 2008

Scheduled maintenance of network jacks in McConnell Engineering Building, Saturday Nov 15

Maintenance to the McConnell Engineering Building network system will take place Saturday, November 15. The building will have no network connectivity from approximately 9:00 am - 9:00 pm for jacks that terminate in the 7th floor Telco Closet. Affected users have already been alerted.

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Published on : 14 Nov 2008

myFuture downtime

myFuture is currently unavailable due to maintenance on the file sytem. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to have it accessible again sometime this afternoon.

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Published on : 12 Nov 2008

Backup/restore system unavailable during afternoon Nov. 13

LAN managers. please note that the backup system will be unavailable on Thursday November 13 from 11 am to 3:30 pm, due to system maintenance.

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Published on : 12 Nov 2008

myFuture downtime

myFuture is currently unavailable due to maintenance on the file sytem. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to have it accessible again sometime this afternoon.

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Published on : 11 Nov 2008