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In the news: Research by Dr. Fung of the School of Information Studies featured in McGill's Headway magazine

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:55

Dr. Benjamin Fung's work on cyber forensics and data mining is featured in the latest edition of Headway magazine, which highlights the best of research, discovery, and innovation at McGill University.

Read the full text article about Dr. Fung's research and cyber forensic tool in Headway, Volume 8, Number 1 Spring 2014: The Big Picture on Big Data - 002//Cyber Forensics.

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In the news: School of Information Studies Director France Bouthillier interviewed by Ottawa Citizen re: national library catalogue move to OCLC

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:53

McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) Director Dr. France Bouthillier was interviewed for an April 1, 2014 article by the Ottawa Citizen regarding the outsourcing by Library and Archives Canada (LAC) of the national AMICUS catalogue to the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) library cooperative.

Read the full article here.

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DISE PhD grad Miranda Campbell short-listed for the 16th annual Donner Prize

Mon, 2014-04-07 11:09

Miranda Campbell, DISE PhD 2010 graduate and now professor of English at Dawson College has been short-listed for the prestigious 16th Annual Donner Prize. Her book "Out of the Basement: Youth Cultural Production in Practice and in Policy is one of five books vying for the 2013/2014 Donner Prize, the award for the best public policy book by a Canadian. Dr. Campbell's book was based on her dissertation which was supervised by Dr. Bronwen Low.

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Distinguished Educator's Seminar Series: Parenting Survival Guide

Tue, 2014-04-29 19:00 - 21:00
Faculty Club : 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5
Price: $34.49

B.Y.O.D. - Bring Your Own Device!

(laptop or tablet)

Presenter: Alissa Sklar, Ph.D.

  • Learn the basic setting on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr
  • Configure privace settings
  • Block and report inappropriate activity
  • Establish guidelines for kids' digital technology use

No technical skills required.

Contact Information

Contact: Donna Wilkinson
Email:
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New Distance Training Method Launched in Nunavik

Fri, 2014-03-28 10:27

McGill is partnered with the Kativik School Board to bring an innovative course delivery method to student teachers in Kuujjuaq, Nunavik. Read the full article from Nunatsiaq Online.

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Chiara Perico and Vanessa Bao received Best Oral Presentation Awards

Tue, 2014-03-25 11:59

Congratulations to Chiara Perico, MA Student, and Vanessa Bao, PhD Student, in School/Applied Child Psychology and members of Dr. Armando Bertone’s PNLab, received “Best oral presentation awards” at the annual research meetings of the FRSQ-funded Vision Research Network and Neuropsychology and Cognition Research Centers this past year!

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ECP's Dr. Shore Publishes Book "The graduate advisor handbook: A student-centered approach"

Wed, 2014-03-12 09:27

Dr. Bruce M. Shore, Emeritus Professor, in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology recently published a new book titled "The graduate advisor handbook: A student-centered approach".

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Dr. Muis Receives Richard E. Snow Award for Early Contributions

Wed, 2014-03-05 09:31

Dr. Krist Muis, Associate Professor, in the the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology recently received the Richard E. Snow Award from the American Psychological Association, divison 15 (Educational Psychology).

The Richard E. Snow Award is given to an individual who has made a significant early career contribution.

Congratulations Dr. Muis!

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Education Curriculum Resources Centre Update

Mon, 2014-03-03 15:23
  • The Library Services desk has moved to the back room, which is now the Education Curriculum Resources Centre.
  • Reserves materials are also located in the back. They are self-serve off the shelf. Please use the self-check machine or have a library staff member sign them out for you.
  • There are new hours (set by the Faculty of Education) for access to the Education study space (the former Library space)

Education Study Space Hours
Monday to Thursday 9:00am – 7:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

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Human Development Program Award Winners

Tue, 2014-02-25 11:41

The Human Development program is proud to announce the winners of the “2014 Article of the Year Award”, intended to highlight and recognize our HD students’ research accomplishments in their respective field of study.

The recipient of this year’s “Article of the Year Award”, is Amanda Saxe, a Ph.D. student supervised by Dr. Tara Flanagan. We would also like to acknowledge the work of Amy Shapiro, Ph.D. student, who is the recipient of an honorable mention award.

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