I am pleased to direct your attention to a video interview that I conducted recently about McGill's Strategic Reframing Initiative, or SRI. I hope that this discussion gives you a better understanding of the scope and objectives of the SRI and how it will enable McGill to achieve even higher levels of performance and excellence as we carry out our academic mission in the years ahead.
Study Away Information Session for the Tel Aviv University, School for Overseas Students and for The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rothberg International School
Come and meet a representative from these schools on November 9, 2010 at the Service Point, 3415 McTavish Street, Multi-Purpose Room, 2:30pm, to find out more about the possibility of studying with them as a fee-paying student. The representative will be able to provide you with information regarding the application process, etc.
On Thursday, Oct. 14, there will be a university-wide test of our automated notification service, "McGill | Attention!" Phase 1 of the test will occur at approximately 10:40am. Phases 2 and 3 will disrupt all traffic to the www.mcgill.ca website from approximately 9:00pm to 9:30pm.
École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers (ESSCA) : Exchange Information Session on Tuesday October 5, 9h30 am, Bronfman Building, room 202.
École Supérieure des Sciences Commerciales d’Angers (ESSCA): Tuesday October 5, 9h30 am, Bronfman Building, room 202. For details on this Exchange Information Session, see the attachment.
Freie Universität Berlin : Exchange Information Session on Thursday October 7, 11h00 am, at Service Point, Multi-Media Room.
Freie Universität Berlin: Thursday October 7, 11h00 am, at Service Point, Multi-Media Room, 3415 McTavish Street. For details on this Exchange Information Session, see the attachment.
Killam Fellowships Program: Exchange Information Session on Thursday October 14, 10h00 am, at Service Point, Multi-Media Room.
Killam Fellowships Program: Thursday October 14, 10h00 am, at Service Point, Multi-Media Room, 3415 McTavish Street. For details on this Exchange Information Session, see the attachment.
Singing, dancing, drumming and lacrosse will come to McGill University’s downtown campus Friday as the University and its First Peoples’ House present the ninth annual pow-wow on Friday, Sept. 24, on the lower field at the downtown campus. And the public is invited to participate, free of charge.
A rabid bat was found lying on the sidewalk at McGill’s Roddick Gates on Friday, September 10th 2010 around noon. Rabies is a viral infection that can be transmitted by the bite of an infected animal. In the case of a bat, this bite can be very small and may go unnoticed.
The devastation from damage and disease in the wake of catastrophic floods in Pakistan remains an urgent problem. More than 1,600 have been killed and an estimated 17.2 million people have been affected since the floods occurred toward the end of July, according to the United Nations. The need for relief support is enormous.
McGill continues to closely monitor the situation in Pakistan where the country’s worst flooding in nearly a century has affected more than 14 million people and left at least 1,600 dead, according to the United Nations.
The replacement of a major water main at the corner of Peel and Docteur-Penfield will result in some partial and temporary street and sidewalk closings in the area until late September.