The Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced 54 new appointments to the Order of Canada.
Nipun Sharma (BCom'97), founder of Tandori Indian Cuisine concept for MTY Group at Nipun Inc, would like to announce that MTY Group received the prestigious Pinnacle Award for the restaurant industry in Canada, winning National Company of the Year.
Deux éminents diplômés de l'Université McGill se sont vus octroyer des diplômes honorifiques lors de la collation des grades de l'automne. Robert Rabinovitch, B.Com. 1964, ex-président-directeur général de CBC/Radio-Canada et ex-président du Conseil des gouverneurs de l'Université McGill, et J. John Cohen.
Congratulations to Douglas Allan, BCom’08, of British Columbia, for making the National Honour Roll At the 2010 Uniform Evaluation (UFE)!
Congratulations to our 27 graduates of the Desautels Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy Program for successfully passing the 2010 Uniform Evaluation (UFE). Desautels graduate Ryan Abrams, BCom'10 & DPA’10, took home the Regional Gold Medal in Quebec for receiving the highest score of any student in the province. We commend him for this outstanding achievement!
MBA students at McGill's Desautels Faculty of Management have put together a funky YouTube video to help raise awareness and cash for treatment and research on prostate cancer and men's health issues.
McGill University will honor two of its own at fall convocation exercises next week. Robert Rabinovitch, former president of the CBC and former chair of McGill's Board of Governors, and J.John Cohen, a medical researcher and educator, will receive honorary degrees. Rabinovitch, who will receive his laurels at the morning convocation, received a BCom from McGill in 1964.
In the Habs lineup was Mathieu Darche, a 2000 McGill BCom graduate from St. Laurent, Que., who assisted on the game's first goal and was also on the ice for his team's last goal. Darche is the 10th McGill player to skate in the NHL.
Two well-known business leaders (and McGill Management alumni) figure in the Canadian Business Hall of Fame's 33rd. Class of Inductees: Aldo Bensadoun, BCom’64, founder and CEO of national and international shoe retailer Aldo Group Inc., and Seymour Schulich, MBA’65, president of Nevada Capital Corp. Ltd., Toronto.
McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management has taken the top spot in Canada for a Universal Business School with major international influence (5 Palmes) according to the Eduniversal Ranking 2010. This is the third year in a row in which the Desautels Faculty has secured the number 1 spot.