Founded in 2009, the SPF is a beacon of collaboration between McGill students and administration. Published November 18 2013 | McGill ReporterWritten by Jaspreet Pannu
Many campuses have adopted clean energy policies to reduce their carbon footprint. Published by Earth Island JournalWritten by Megan Tady Canadian students have flocked to join or start sustainability initiatives on their college campuses like they’re running for the dinner bell.
A look into Vision 2020 Published November 18 2013 | McGill DailyWritten by Juliana Hayden | Visual by Khoa Doan On the evening of November 14, staff and students gathered in the McGill bookstore for the launch of the first draft of McGill’s sustainability strategy – otherwise known as Vision 2020.
"Whose Jobs Are These? The Impact of the Proportion of Female Managers on the Number of New Management Jobs Filled by Women versus Men," Administrative Science Quarterly
Authors: Cohen, Lisa E.; Broschak, Joseph P. Publication: Administrative Science Quarterly Abstract:
"Pursuing Career Success while Sustaining Personal and Family Well-Being: A Study of Reduced-Load Professionals over Time," Journal of Social Issues
Authors: Hall, Douglas T. Hall; Lee, Mary Dean; Kossek, Ellen Ernst; Heras, Mireia Las Publication: Journal of Social Issues, December 2012 Abstract:
"Do Women Choose Different Jobs from Men? Mechanisms of Application Segregation in the Market for Managerial Workers," Organization Science
Authors: Barbulescu, Roxana; Bidwell, Matthew Publication: Organization Science, May-June 2013 Abstract:
"Friend or Foe? The Effects of Contingent Employees on Standard Employees' Work Attitudes," The International Journal of Human Resources Management
Authors: Banerjee, Mallika; Tolbert, Pamela S,; DiCiccio, Thomas Publication: The International Journal of Human Resource Management, 2012 Abstract:
Colin McAdam (BA English 1993) wins the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize + Naben Ruthnum (MA English 2011) wins the Journey Prize for best short story published in a literary magazine
Read the full story in the Globe and Mail: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books-and-media/colin-mcadam-wins-rogers-writers-trust-fiction-prize-for-2013/article15513292/#dashboard/follows/ The Department of English congratulates both alumni on their awards.
A major ventilation renovation project at the McIntyre Medical Building is underway. Mechanical systems, including exhaust and ventilation, will be upgraded in order to bring systems up to modern standards and improve energy efficiency. This project, carried out as part of the government’s Knowledge Infrastructure Program, includes roof work over the Osler Library of the History of Medicine as well as an overhaul of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems on floors 1 through 6.
La Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) a choisi de recruter à l’interne pour remplacer le PDG sortant Philippe Duval, qui n’a pas sollicité de nouveau mandat.Alain Brunet (EMBA'11), qui est actuellement vice-président et chef de l’exploitation de la société d’État, occupera ses nouvelles fonctions à compter du 1er janvier prochain.... M. Brunet détient une maîtrise en administration des affaires des universités McGill et HEC.
Professor Vedat Verter was interviewed by Angela Kokott, host of Calgary Today – CHQR NEWS TALK 770 radio. The interview focused on the protective directive issued by Transport Minister Lisa Raitt requiring rail companies to inform municipalities about the volume and type of hazardous materials being shipped through their jurisdiction. Listen to full interview (choose November 20, 5:00 PM, 47:00): CHQR 770, November 20, 2013
"Triangulating Environmental Performace: What Do Corporate Social Responsibility Ratings Really Capture?," Academy of Management Perspectives
Authors: Delmas, Magali A.; Etzion, Dror; Nairn-Birch, Nicholas Publication: Academy of Management Perspectives, August 2013 Abstract:
The search functionality on McGill websites has been improved. Previously, you would have to first choose whether you wanted to search the local site or expand your search to include all McGill sites. Now you can enter your search term once at the top of the web page, and you will be presented with a single page with two tabs : one containing matches within the local site and a “McGill” tab containing matches found within all McGill sites.
Authors: Vaast, Emmanuelle; Davidson, Elizabeth J.; Mattson, Thomas Publication: MIS Quarterly, 2013 Abstract:
At the November 6 , 2013 meeting, the university presented the content of a letter of agreement about the separation of food and dining from residences, resulting in two different structural units. Until now, food and dining was a sub-section of residences.