An annual Fall event on McGill's downtown campus, the Market provides students, employees, and neighborhood residents the opportunity to buy fresh, healthy, organic and local food directly from the farmers who produce it, and to engage with community and student groups working on personal, community, and ecological food sustainability initiatives. Vendors include:
Managing Resources introduces students to the issues of acquiring and developing financial capital and human talent. It also opens discussion of two largely-neglected forms of capital: natural and intellectual capital. Date: October 2, 2014Time: 6:05 pm - 8:55 pmLocation: Room 360
As part of McGill University's Community Engagement Day, in partnership with Concordia University's "University of the Streets Café" series, MISC Director Will Straw joins Darling Foundry Director Caroline Andrieux in a public discussion.
Community Engagement Day is a new project from SEDE that aims to celebrate and recognize community engagement efforts connecting McGill to Montreal community groups and organizations. The project is not intended as a one-off event; rather, it’s meant to serve as an entry point and celebration of a broader culture of community engagement at McGill.
Value Creation explores the uses and development of the concept of 'value' from both demand and supply perspectives. Date: October 3, 2014Time: 9:05 am - 11:55 amLocation: Room 360
Join us for this fun, live, online interactive webinar from the comfort of your room to learn... How to “survive” your first semester at McGill: Advice for new international students on academic strategies, nutrition and culture shock. REGISTER HERE!
Information Studies Seminar Series: "Evaluating Information Security Risks." Guest speaker Anton Stiglic
Join us for a McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) Seminar Series talk on evaluating information security risks with guest speaker Anton Stiglic, Corporate Director of Information Security, Loto-Québec. ABSTRACT
Don Thompson | Speaker Series | “The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art"
“The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art." Don Thompson Emeritus Nabisco Brands Professor of Marketing and Strategy at the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto Co-sponsored with the Art History & Communication Studies Student Association
Civil law workshop with Yann Favier, professor of private law at Université Rennes 2 and Université européenne de Bretagne. This year, the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is launching a new civil law workshop series under the theme "L'abnégation en droit civil," examining the aspects and effects of selflessness on civil law.
Value Creation explores the uses and development of the concept of 'value' from both demand and supply perspectives. Date: October 3, 2014Time: 1:05 pm - 3:55 pmLocation: Room 360
The newly created McGill Research Centre for Physical Activity & Health serves as a focal point for researchers with an interest in promoting health through physical activity. To set the wheels in motion, we have organized our first annual symposium entitled: "Making Connections”. Speakers include active members and collaborators in our research centre, along with others with whom we hope to generate new linkages. We invite you and your trainees to come and learn about our research and join us in discovering the PATH to better health.
Lara Deutsch, flute, winner of the 2014 McGill Concerto Competition Dukas: Sorcerer's Apprentice Nielsen: Concerto for Flute Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, opus 73