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Professional development allowance for tenure-track and tenured academic staff

Did you know that a component of the 2004-05 Salary Policy for eligible academic staff is the recently established Professional Development Allowance of up to $500? Tenure-track and tenured academics may now be reimbursed for specific University-related expenses limited to...

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Published on : 10 Sep 2004

Staff development program for administrative and support staff including trades & services personnel

Did you know that McGill University's Human Resources department offers an array of staff development courses that are open to administrative support staff, including trades and services personnel?

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Published on : 10 Sep 2004

Democracy: The Precondition to Peace

Shirin Ebadi, recipient of the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize, will deliver a Beatty Memorial Lecture on peace and democracy.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

Lift your voices

Celebrate the 100-year anniversary of McGill's Faculty of Music by joining the McGill Community Choir. Under the leadership of founding Musical Director and Associate Director of the McGill Conservatory of Music Dean Jobin-Bevans, all academic and administrative and support staff, along with anyone who enjoys being associated with McGill, now have the opportunity to participate in a home-grown choir. Rehearsals will begin this fall.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

Professional development allowance for tenure-track and tenured academic staff

Tenure-track and tenured academics may now be reimbursed for specific University-related expenses.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

Staff development program for administrative and support staff

HR offers an array of staff development courses that are open to administrative support staff, including trades and services personnel.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

New director of OTT

Richard Bruno becomes director of the Office of Technology Transfer.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

Appointments and changes in the Provost's Office

The Office of the Provost announces a series of new appointments and positions.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

Teaching and Learning Services

The Centre for University Teaching and Learning (CUTL) will become Teaching and Learning Services (TLS). The TLS will work on academic development at all levels: instructional, organizational, professional and personal. The TLS will administer the McGill Teaching and Learning Improvement Fund (formerly the Royal Bank Fund), and collaborate with departmental, faculty and University administrators and support units, as well as individual teaching staff, to support, develop and improve teaching at McGill. It will be headed by an academic director, reporting directly to the Deputy Provost and CIO. Profs. Lynn McAlpine and Cynthia Weston will alternate interim directorship until June 2005, when a new director will be appointed.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

Pension plan information sessions

The Department of Pension Administration offers three different information sessions to help you plan for your future.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

MEQ application deadline

MEQ's Fonds des services aux collectivités: Quebec universities are again invited to submit projects. Deadline: December 15, 2004. Revised guidelines will be available in mid-October. For information call 514-398-2985.

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Published on : 09 Sep 2004

For students — Important information about Fall convocation

Thursday, October 28, 2004, is Fall convocation day. Please be sure to confirm your personal information on Minerva, and visit the Convocations website for information pertaining to graduation and convocation.

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Published on : 02 Sep 2004

Academic half day

Will commence on Wednesday, Sept 8. AHD will now be held from 1-6 pm on Wednesdays. These sessions will be held at the RVH from Sept.-Dec. 2004 and at the MGH from Jan.-Apr. 2005.

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Published on : 01 Sep 2004

Banner Client users should not install SP2 for Windows XP

It has been reported that the Banner Client data extract function does not work when users install Service Pack 2 for Windows XP. Because no patch or other workaround has been supplied yet, automatic deployment of the service pack has been blocked on all machines of ICS customers. Banner users should not install the service manually.

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Published on : 01 Sep 2004

Staff Development: Fall 2004 workshop calendar now online

Our Fall 2004 calendar has been released and features new workshops such as Time Management, Dealing with Difficult Behaviours, Interacting with a Purpose, and French Conversation at Work, along with the road-tested favourites. Staff members are also invited to complete our survey on presentation skills, such as using PowerPoint, so we can measure the interest in developing a new workshop. Sign up for a workshop today and invest in your professional future!

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Published on : 31 Aug 2004