The proceedings of the colloquium in honour of Bernard J. Shapiro, "The Evolving University/ l'Université en mutation," organized by the office of the provost and held on November 20, 2002, will be published this fall by McGill-Queen's University Press, with Paul Axelrod (dean, Faculty of Education, York University) as editor.
The Management Forum Steering Committee, in collaboration with the Department of Human Resources, is holding an information session on the New Merit Model on October 19, from noon to 2 pm, in Leacock 232. Guest speakers: Robert Savoie, Jacques Sztuke and Josephine Leake. Refreshments will be served. Question period will follow.
Employees have until October 18 to sign up for Canada Savings Bonds through automatic payroll deduction. The Payroll Savings Program is a simple, convenient and secure way to save for tomorrow. Hurry: saving money has never been so easy.
While still working to resolve known problems with Service Pack 2 on Windows XP machines, ICS maintains its recommendation against installation at this time. Updates on the situation will continue to be posted as more information becomes available. Meanwhile, ICS is recompiling recent problems encountered as a result of SP2 installation.
We will hold Morbidity and Mortality Rounds for the MUHC every Wednesday from 5-6 pm. Dr. S. Paraskevas will be in charge of the M&Ms from Sept.-Dec. at the RVH and Dr. L. Feldman from Jan.-Apr. at the MGH.
Please note that the PO-BOX mail server will be unavailable from 06h00 to 09h30 on Sunday, September 19, 2004, due to a maintenance procedure. The STAFF and ELF mail servers may also experience intermittent downtimes during this period. Incoming mail will be queued and delivered when service is restored.
ICS does not recommend that our users install Service Pack 2 on Windows XP machines at this time. Resolutions to SP2 problems are still being sought. Updates on the situation will be posted as more information becomes available. Meanwhile ICS, in collaboration with faculty and department LAN administrators, is compiling some of the most recent problems encountered as a result of SP2 installation.