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Juggling

The Festival de Jonglerie du Québec, the province's largest juggling event, takes place April 3.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Browsing

To mark the 400th anniversary of the French presence in North America, France and Canada are putting relevant documents online.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Dancing

Le Conservatoire de danse de Montréal is holding a fundraiser for Gilda's Club, a resource centre for people living with cancer.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Put on your rethinking cap

McGill wants input on rethinking its environmental policy.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Bird: a four-letter word

David Bird, director of the Avian Centre, gives a lecture on the sexual habits of birds.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Shaking up the bard

"To a Loving Humour of Madness" takes one character from each of seven different Shakespeare plays and puts them on a strange island where they are made to interact.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Analyzing the fine print

A conference on print in the city examines how ye olde periodicals shape urban culture.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Senate report: Plagiarism, harassment and spam

The proposed policy for plagiarism detection software was sent back to committee amid a silent protest. Also, interim harassment policy presented, McGill is a source of spam.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Living through colorectal cancer

In October last year, Craig Stein was diagnosed with colorectal cancer. On the roller-coaster ride his life has become, he's met others, including McGill students, who are also coping with the disease.

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Exploring a watery grave

Mairi Best looks at the tropical reefs to better understand the fossil record over millions of years. This work takes her from the warm seas of the Caribbean to the frigid waters of the Arctic.

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Deux McGill

When 400 French-speaking historians descended on McGill last October, history professor Brian Young wanted to give them an introduction to the campus. He turned to student filmmakers Matthew Rankin and Walter Forsberg, who cooked up a sly examination of McGill's place in Quebec.

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Tara Hecksher, St. Patrick's Day parade queen

The international development studies and economics student was queen of this year's St. Patrick's Day parade.

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Principles of design

Despite competing with one hand metaphorically tied behind their backs, Macdonald Campus's team of bioresource engineering students managed to place second at a national design competition in Hamilton.

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Peter Smith: A winning coach

Peter Smith says that what makes a successful coach is a successful team. He should know - as McGill's winningest coach, Smith has recorded over 100 victories with the women's hockey team.

Published on : 25 Mar 2004

Journey to the Red Planet

With all the information pouring in about Mars making it increasingly likely the planet once held life, the next logical step is to send a manned mission. The benefits to doing so will be great, according to panelists at a recent lecture.

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Published on : 25 Mar 2004