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myMcGill portal downtime this weekend - July 12 to 13

12 Jul 201422:00
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13 Jul 201412:00

Please note that the myMcGill portal will be unavailable from Saturday, July 12 at 10 pm to Sunday July 13 at 12 pm noon, for maintenance work.  This period coincides with the Minerva/Banner regularly scheduled monthly downtime. During this period you will still be able to access major IT services, such as email and myCourses, using the links on When myMcGill is unavailable page. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.

Minerva/Banner/uApply monthly downtime for July

12 Jul 201422:00
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13 Jul 201412:00

Minerva, Banner and uApply (the Graduate Admissions System) will be unavailable from Saturday, July 12 at 10 pm to Sunday July 13 at 12 pm noon, during scheduled monthly maintenance. See all scheduled monthly downtimes for these systems.

TAM!

10 Jul 201409:00
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13 Jul 201421:00

This annual gathering of critical thinkers is an unparalleled opportunity to make like-minded friends, enjoy some of the brightest minds on issues important to skeptics, and leave with tools for spreading a helpful and educational message to those who might be hurt by charlatans and unfounded belief. For More Info: http://www.amazingmeeting.com

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, Randi, TAM

A Better Understanding of Dual Ownership of Trust Property and Its Introduction in China through Comparative Studies

14 Jul 201412:30
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This summer, the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is presenting its second series of Summer Seminars in which the whole McGill Law community is invited to take part. The main purpose of this series is to offer a forum to younger scholars to present their ideas and to engage with those of others in an informal setting. This Summer Seminar will be given by Ruiqiao Zhang, DCL candidate at McGill Law.

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"McGill's Answer for Cancer" team training session (Run for the Cure)

15 Jul 201417:30
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For the second year in a row, McGill is making a commitment to reach out beyond the Roddick Gates by raising funds for breast cancer research, education, and awareness programs. On Sunday, October 5, members of our community will take part in the 2014 Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure in Montreal.

McGill Password reset tool on Minerva unavailable on Wednesday, July 16

16 Jul 201416:00
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On Wednesday, July 16, between 4-5pm, IT Services will implement an increase in the length of the McGill Password. Instead of being EXACTLY 8 characters in length, you will be able to create a password that is 8 to 18 characters in length.

uApply (Graduate Admissions System) maintenance - July 16

16 Jul 201416:00
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The uApply system will undergo a scheduled maintenance operation Wednesday, July 16, between 4 pm and 6 pm. The system will be unavailable during this period.  uApply is the system used by applicants to McGill graduate programs and by admissions staff to process those applications.

Content Management System (CMS) July maintenance (extended downtime)

16 Jul 201421:00
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17 Jul 201416:00

Please be advised that there will be an extended maintenance on the Content Management System (CenterStage, Webtop & Captiva InputAccel) from Wednesday, July 16 at 9pm to Thursday, July 17 at 4pm. During this time the system will be unavailable. Note that parts of the Graduate Admissions System (uApply) rely on the CMS. Therefore application reviewers will not be able to view admissions documents when CMS is down. We regret any inconvenience that this may cause.

Public Astro Night

17 Jul 201420:30
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AstroMcGill presents the 25th Public Astro Night, with a public lecture by Pr. Lyle Whyte ("The search for little green bugs on Mars and Astrobiology") from the McGill Department of Natural Resources Sciences. The lecture will be followed by night sky observations (weather permitting). This event is intended for a general audience, and it is free of charge. No reservation is necessary. Snacks and refreshments will be served (please bring your own cup).

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Thesis Defense - Hugues Langlois-Bertrand, McGill University

22 Jul 201410:15
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Mr. Hugues Langlois-Bertrand, a doctoral student at McGill University in the Finance area will be defending his research titled:  Asset Pricing with Return Asymmetries Hugues Langlois-BertrandDoctoral student in Finance, McGill University Date: July 22, 2014Time: 10:15 am - 12:15 pmLocation: Room 245, Bronfman Building

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students, PhD, finance

L’obligation de loyauté en droit privé québécois : son émergence, les obstacles à sa reconnaissance et ses manifestations en droit posé

23 Jul 201412:30
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This summer, the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is presenting its second series of Summer Seminars in which the whole McGill Law community is invited to take part. The main purpose of this series is to offer a forum to younger scholars to present their ideas and to engage with those of others in an informal setting. This Summer Seminar will be given by Caroline Le Breton-Prévost, LLM candidate at McGill Law.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students

uApply (Graduate Admissions System) maintenance - July 23

23 Jul 201416:00
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The uApply system will undergo a scheduled maintenance operation Wednesday, July 23, between 4 pm and 6 pm. The system will be unavailable during this period.  uApply is the system used by applicants to McGill graduate programs and by admissions staff to process those applications.

Part-time French Language Placement Test

23 Jul 201418:30
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Upcoming French EPT dates for Summer 2014 registrationJuly 23, 6:30 - 8:45 p.m.The placement test takes place in the evening. Once registered you will receive an e-mail confirming your participation, the time and location of the exam. Since the test is written by a large group of students, we ask you to come 20 minutes before the scheduled time. Please bring two pieces of photo ID, a sharp HB pencil, and an eraser.

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Tigran Galstian "Orientational Molecular Self Organization in Nature: Availability of Building Blocks or Functional Selection"

28 Jul 201412:00
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Tigran GalstianDepartment of Physics, Engineering Physics and OpticsUniversité Laval

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Pre-Arrival Orientation Webinar - Part 2 (Graduate students)

29 Jul 201408:00
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Are you a new International Graduate Student Starting at McGill this Fall?  Join us online for Part 2 of the Pre-Arrival Orientation Webinar series! Now that you're about to arrive, learn everything you need to know about packing, transportation, orientation, campus resources, cell phone plans, banking and more.

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