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(PACE) The Practical Guide to Financial Planning

Tue, 2014-09-23 18:00

The Practical Guide to Financial Planning

Date and Time: Tuesdays, September 23 – November 11, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: TBC
Cost: $215
Come with a Friend: $185
McGill Students: $108
McGill Staff/Alumni: $172
Drop in for one session: $49

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TEFaQ (Test d'évaluation du français adapté au Québec) - Preparation Course - Oral Test

Tue, 2015-01-20 18:00

TEFaQ Test Preparation is a six-week course that prepares participants for the TEFaQ test.

Offered through McGill University’s School of Continuing Studies, the TEFaQ Test preparation course focuses on developing two oral competencies: oral expression and listening comprehension. TEFaQ participants will work on enhancing and enriching their general oral communicative skills, and will acquire, among other things, essential strategies for test-taking including time management and expected outcomes.

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Austro-Hungarian Society 1890-1914

Fri, 2014-09-19 13:00

McGill Community for Lifelong Learning (MCLL) Event

Presenter: Sherry Steinberg

Time: September 19, 1:00 p.m.

Is a very secure childhood always best? One writer grew up in the upper middle class ‘fantasy world’ of fin-de siècle Vienna and another had the rough childhood of a working class environment of the same period. I will also show and discuss the art of the period.

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Multilingual translator awarded the McGill Associates Prize in Translation

Tue, 2014-08-26 11:44

Montreal, August 2014

For many translators, they are driven by two passions: the love of languages and the need to improve intercultural communication. The 2014 recipient of the McGill Associates Prize in Translation (English-French) is no exception to the rule.

Ms Hilda Monzon Bosch received this distinction at the spring graduation ceremony when she was awarded her Certificate in Translation.

Dynamic polyglot wins the 2014 McGill Associates Prize in Translation

Tue, 2014-08-26 11:43

Montreal, August 2014 –

According to constructivists, translator competence comes in many shapes and sizes but is not limited to language competence alone.  Much depends on life experiences and the ability to build progressively on these.  Such is the case for Smadar Brandes, the 2014 winner of the McGill Associates Prize in Translation (French-English), which is awarded annually to the student with the best academic record in the Certificate in Translation.

McGill’s visit to the University of Mines

Tue, 2014-05-27 09:45

The delegation of McGill University visited the University of Mines on a working trip. The parties have agreed to draw up and implement a joint program for advanced training and professional retraining. Read more here.

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Engineering Education: A Paradigm Shift into High Gear

Wed, 2014-05-14 17:30 - 18:30

“Engineering Education: A Paradigm Shift into High Gear”, a talk by Dr. Cliff Davidson
Wednesday, May 14th, 5:30-6:30pm, McGill University Faculty Club, 3450 Rue McTavish
Wine and cheese reception at 6:30pm.
Free, open to the public, everyone is welcome!

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FREE workshop: What Neuroscience Has to Say About Engaging Employees

Thu, 2014-05-29 17:30 - 19:30

Find out what emerging knowledge of the brain is contributing to management and the all-important need to engage and retain your high-performing employees.

Participate in this interactive workshop that deploys an innovative process that uses visual stimuli to unlock your creative thinking. Come away with a new perspective on engaging employees that will give you important new insights.

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Summer Program in Aerospace

Mon, 2014-08-11 09:00 - Fri, 2014-08-15 17:00

Are you a professional seeking aerospace technical or management expertise?

Join us this summer for a new McGill – ÉTS program in aerospace.

Gain valuable insights from industry experts and leading researchers and professors. This program will give you the unique opportunity to visit one of the top OEM’s in the world, and to network with other aerospace professionals.

Click here to learn more or to register.

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BRAIN CAMP: Unleashing Your Brain’s Resources to Solve Complex Problems

Mon, 2014-07-07 09:00 - Fri, 2014-07-11 17:00

The problems faced by managers in organizations are very complex and beyond the capability of any one individual or team to solve. The entire organization needs to work collaboratively to use its collective brainpower to overcome tough challenges and to win in the marketplace. Click here to learn more or to register.

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