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.
Regular Period: Monday, November 11 to Wednesday, December 4, 2013 Extended Period: Monday, November 11 to Wednesday, December 18, 2013* Access course evaluations in Minerva *Click here to view units that follow the extended period.
McGill International TB Centre is pleased to announce its 2014 Summer Program in TB Research Methods with 2 back-to-back courses!
Registration deadline: 31 Jan 2014. Click here for more information. http://www.teachepi.org/
If you have yet to visit the McGill Remembers project, it’s a great time to explore this rich resource. The McGill Remembers project has expanded its content, complete with new photo galleries, a searchable War Records database, and histories of more than 6000 veterans from the Second World War.
As the NHS faces a perceived crisis of management, and clinicians are forced to shoulder more non-clinical responsibilities, postgraduate degrees in business and management are becoming increasingly sought after in the healthcare sector.... “Subjects like marketing and finance may be important, but the mindsets of business and healthcare are quite different,” says Prof Henry Mintzberg, co-founding director of the International Masters for Health Leadership at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University in Canada.
In Fall 2013, IT Services changed its approach to providing technological support to classrooms with the goal of improving the efficacy of our service. We now are able to dispatch 25 additional technicians (21 downtown and 4 at Macdonald campus), from 10 different locations (as opposed to one location on the downtown campus), to provide live assistance when the problem is not solvable through a telephone consultation.
"Incentives, Capital Budgeting, and Organizational Structure," Journal of Economics and Management Strategy
Authors: De Motta, Adolfo; Ortega, Jaime A. Publication: Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, December 2013 Abstract:
During a study tour of Japan last spring, McGill University MBA student Ba Sein and his classmates made the usual rounds of corporate boardrooms, factories and lecture halls. Then they went off the traditional business school grid – to perform volunteer work at the Second Harvest food bank in Tokyo.
Congratulations to our resident and medical student College of Family Physicians of Canada 2013 awards recipients
CFPC Medical Student Scholarship - Émilie Gagnon CFPC Medical Student Leadership Award - Lucie Manchester Family Medicine Resident Leadership Award - Adrienne Lefort Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarly Achievement - Adrianna Decker
On International Day, UN Secretary-General calls for protection of natural resources in war-torn countries
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today highlighted the importance of protecting the environment in times of armed conflict, and stressed that strong natural resource governance can help prevent conflict and contribute to long-term peace. Published November 6 2013 | UN News CentreWritten by UN News
Prof. Chris Buddle, Crystal Ernst, Adam Finkelstein, and Dr. Laura Winer reflect on a recent mobile technology project in this EDUCAUSE Review article.
The Government of Québec awarded nearly $1.8 million to researchers at l'Université Laval for a study related to prostate cancer that will focus on the links between the environment and this form of cancer. Overall, $3.7 million will be invested into this work, taking into account other funding received. The research project is being led by Dr.