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La chaire de recherche sur le bien-être des vaches laitières est déjà en activité


La chaire de recherche sur le bien-être des vaches laitières est déjà en activité.

La titulaire de la nouvelle chaire de recherche sur la Vie durable des bovins laitiers de l’Université McGill, Elsa Vasseur, n’a pas chômé. La nouvelle chaire a été officiellement inaugurée le 26 mai dernier, mais Elsa Vasseur est déjà au travail depuis janvier dernier. Déjà huit étudiants gradués sont engagés pour mener à bien les futurs projets de recherche.



Published: 8Jun2016



With peak biting season for mosquitoes just around the corner, many of us might be tempted to wonder why don't we just get rid of the darn things altogether.Mosquitoes, after all, are attracted to many of the same things that attract humans during the summer months. "If you're outside having a barbecue with a bunch of friends, that's just a welcome sign for mosquitoes," said Chris Cloutier, a naturalist at the Morgan Aboretum.

Published: 7Jun2016

Erik Kudelka's heroic struggle not just to graduate from McGill, but to survive


It has taken Erik Kudelka 11 years to graduate from McGill University, so the Macdonald Campus convocation Friday will be momentous day for him.


Read Erik's story in The Montreal Gazette.



Published: 3Jun2016

Banner/Minerva service interruption - May 28, 10pm - 11pm

Banner and Minerva will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour Saturday night, May 28, from 10pm to 11pm.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Published: 27May2016

McGill Alumni Association launches McGillConnect


Are you interested in connecting with other McGill alumni, sharing experiences and opportunities, or accessing the McGill network to reach career goals? If so, come check out #McGillConnect, an exclusive career network created for the McGill community.




Published: 25May2016

Macdonald start-ups win big at McGill’s Dobson Cup entrepreneurship competition



Students from McGill’s Macdonald Campus seem to have figured out the winning combination of talent, skills, risk –and above all, the unwavering determination it takes to convert an idea into a viable business venture.

Published: 16May2016

GAMES Inaugural Graduate Student Research Day

In honour of National Engineering Month, the Graduate Association of Mechanical Engineering Students at McGill University (GAMES-McGill) contributed to National Engineering Month through the organization of a Graduate Research Day, an inaugural event of this type for the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Read more.

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Published: 5May2016

When the cows come home, how long will they stay?


In the barn with McGill’s new NSERC Industrial Research Chair on Sustainable Life of Dairy Cattle

Published: 4May2016

Valérie Toupin-Dubé awarded Equiterre's Laure Waridel Bursary


Congratulations to Valérie Toupin-Dubé, BSc(AgEnvSc) '16, winner of Equiterre’s Laure Waridel Bursary. The bursary was established in 2008 by Equiterre and the Caisse d’économie solidaire Desjardins for students committed to pursuing and disseminating research on environmental and social action.

Published: 4May2016


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