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A Moving Experience

Students move in to the new residence in the old Renaissance Hotel.

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Published on : 09 Oct 2003

Living the L.A. life

Recent McGill grad Kristen Bussandri visited the City of Angels this summer -- over three days she managed to be cast as an extra in a movie and music video. Maybe next visit she'll run for Governor.

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Published on : 09 Oct 2003

Captured Flag Comes Home

A McGill flag captured by a University of Toronto student in 1946 is returned.

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Weighty Matters

McGill student Jeane Lassen is a weightlifting champion.

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Heard the One About the Blaring Cell Phone

A cell phone intrusion helps McGill student Ryan Wilner win the Just For Laughs Homegrown Comic Competition

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Fun for New Recruits

First-year Faculty of Arts students went through "boot camp" during Frosh Week at the start of the fall semester. Frosh activities on campus included a "Four Floors" party in the University Centre with DJs spinning different music on each floor, a field trip to the Sky dance bar, whitewater rafting excursions, a carnival, live music in the field around the Three Bares, and a scavenger hunt with a limo ride for the winners.

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Organ Grinders

Every two years, talented young organists from around the world flock to Montreal to hone their skills with some of the planet's most respected masters of the instrument.

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McGill Up Close

With so much on-campus history and heritage architecture, McGill has many familiar sights, nooks and crannies that get overlooked by passersby. In this photo essay, we move in for a closer view.

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Leah Tivoli: returns to her roots through food

MSE student Leah Tivoli feeds the masses.

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The Student and the Scandal

At the end of the nineteenth century, a McGill student stole a document from Dean of Law John Abbott's office, and brought on the resignation of Prime Minister Sir John A. Macdonald.

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The ebb and flow of the McGill Bookstore

Our intrepid reporter went undercover at the McGill Bookstore during the September text-book rush. The best way to describe it? Tidal waves.

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Shells cast spells

You can see splendid examples of Conus gloriamaris at the Redpath Museum, plus many other even more spectacular shells, thanks to the generosity of Abe Levine, who donated his collection to the museum.

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Environments 'R' Us

Assessing the human element of the environmental movement will be at the heart of the 2003 Open Meeting of the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change Research Community.

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Which circle of hell has the lawyers

"Les Septs péchés capitaux et le droit privé" runs October 10 (introduction, la luxure), November 14 (La gourmandise, L'envie), January 30 (L'avarice, l'orgueil) and March 19 (La colère, la paresse). All talks are at 11:30 am, 3644 Peel, Room 202. Call 398-3546 for more details. The series is sponsored by McGill and the Quebec Department of Justice.

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Mary Robinson visits McGill

"Reflections on Human Rights, Human Development and Human Security" will be given on Saturday, October 18, from 11:00 am to 12:15 pm, in Room 132 of the Leacock Building. Tickets available at the door, first-come first-served.

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