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The many faces of information technology interruptions: A taxonomy and preliminary investigation of their performance effects

Authors: Addas, S., Pinsonneault, A. Publication: Information Systems Journal Abstract:

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Published on : 01 May 2015

Elizabeth Wirth gives $7.5M to Schulich School of Music

McGill alumna Elizabeth A. Wirth, BA’64, has made a landmark gift of $7.5 million to enhance student-related programs at the Schulich School of Music of McGill University. In recognition of her exceptional generosity for this and previous gifts, McGill is naming the New Music Building on Sherbrooke St. in her honour. The announcements of the gift and the renaming of the building were made earlier this evening at a special event at McGill celebrating philanthropy and showcasing the impact that private support is having on the Schulich School of Music and its students.

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Published on : 01 May 2015

Making a Competitive Difference by Embracing Digital Technologies

Hamidreza Mafi is a strategy consultant at Accenture Inc, and is aligned to Enterprise Architecture and Application Strategy practice. He has completed his MBA studies with concentrations in Strategy and Finance from McGill University, and holds a Master of Engineering Management and a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from University of Ottawa.

Published on : 01 May 2015

Maximal Accessibility Network Design in the Public Sector

Authors: Aboolian, R., Berman, O. and Vedat Verter Publication: Transportation Science Abstract: 

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Published on : 01 May 2015

Geostrategic Location and the Economic Center of Gravity of the World

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from McGill University in Global Strategy and Leadership (2014). He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI) and as Special Situations Analyst in the Global Equities team at Natcan Investment Management.   以史为鉴,可以知兴替 “Use History as a Mirror, and you will see the rise and fall [of nations]” – Excerpt from Eulogy to Wei Zheng, Chancellor of the Tang Dynasty  

Published on : 01 May 2015

Cree School Board recruiting teachers from McGill

The Cree School Board is currently recruiting teachers from McGill. Are you interested in teaching in the north? The Cree School Board offers excellent salary and benefits packages. If you have: A bachelor's in education, A Passion of working with aboriginal students Come and see us! On May 11, 2015 from 9am - 12pm at the McGill Career Planning Service (CaPS), 3600 McTavish St., Suite 2200

Published on : 01 May 2015

CaPS Acquisitions Update - May 2015

CaPS Acquisitions Update - May 2015 Check out our new career books and resources to help you to plan and get your dream career. You may borrow the following books or resources at CaPS, Brown Student Services Building (room 2200) New Books: CaPS - New Books New titles include:

Published on : 01 May 2015

Discussions with SEU (trades) on drivers’ rates for snow removal

At the April 23 session, the parties discussed the mechanisms of attributing drivers’ rates during the winter season as more drivers are required for snow removal. The parties discussed the feasibility of having a uniform practice and the same language in the collective agreements of both campuses’ trades groups.

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Published on : 30 Apr 2015

Meet the HR Influencers: Melissa Sonberg

Driving Transformative Change Throughout her 30-year career, Melissa Sonberg has been a driving force for transformative change. Never one toshy away from a challenge, her career path has immersed her in the corporate, nonprofit and academic sectors, touching on many aspects of human resources along the way. Today, Sonberg is executive in residence/ adjunct professor at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management.

Published on : 30 Apr 2015

CaPS closed May 5, 2015 from 12-5pm

CaPS closed May 5: 12-5pm Please note that CaPS (Downtown and Macdonald Campus) will be closed as of 12 pm on May 5, 2015 for the Student Services Retreat.  We are sorry for the inconvenience. Veuillez noter que CaPS (incluant le campus Macdonald) sera fermé le 5 mai à partir de 12h00 en raison d'une réunion de tous les services aux étudiants.  Nous sommes désolés pour le désagrément.

Published on : 30 Apr 2015

DISE’s Bronwen Low, Lerona Lewis receive McGill Equity and Community Building Awards

The third instalment of McGill’s annual Equity and Community Building Awards recognized doctoral student Lerona Lewis and Professor Bronwen Low of the Faculty of Education’s Department of Integrated Studies. Tuesday night’s award ceremony acknowledged outstanding contributions of McGillians towards promoting diversity and inclusivity in the local community and on campus.

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Published on : 30 Apr 2015

Risk Management and the Game-Changing Role It Can Play for Green Chemistry

On March 3rd, 2015, Professor Steve Maguire, Director of the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), and Professor of Strategy & Organization in the Desautels Faculty of Management, presented as an invited lecturer at UCLA’s Global Business and Policy Forum. The event, focused on “Business, Law & Green Chemistry”, was jointly hosted by the Center for Global Management (UCLA Anderson School of Management) and the Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy (UCLA School of Law).

Published on : 29 Apr 2015

A New Dean for the Desautels Faculty of Management: Professor Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou

Message from Professor Anthony C. Masi, Provost I am delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou as the next Dean of the Desautels Faculty of Management, beginning 1 January 2016. Prof. Bajeux-Besnainou’s appointment was made Tuesday, 28 April 2015 by McGill’s Board of Governors, following the recommendation of a committee that conducted an international search for top candidates.

Published on : 29 Apr 2015

McGill Law places 26th in the world in QS World University Rankings

Distinctive curriculum and international career opportunities hallmarks of the McGill program. McGill University’s Faculty of Law has been ranked 26th among the world’s law schools by the QS World University Rankings – Law for 2015.

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Published on : 29 Apr 2015

De commis à président de la SAQ

Le regard d'Alain Brunet s'illumine lorsqu'il parle de vin et de commerce de détail. L'homme se passionne pour ces sujets depuis qu'il a décroché son premier emploi à la SAQ, il y a 34 ans. Read full article: Argent Canoe, April 27, 2015

Published on : 29 Apr 2015