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Food for Thought Lecture Series

Raymond Building R2-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA

Food for Thought enters its 17th season of bringing timely science topics to the community: our neighbours, alumni, students, staff and faculty.  Please join us every other Tuesday in the fall for a stimulating 90 minute presentat

UPA Portes Ouvertes at the Macdonald Campus Farm

Farm Centre 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA

The Macdonald Campus Farm, located in the scenic lakeside town of Ste.

PhD Defense: Mechanistic insights into the role of metals in the Maillard reaction using mass spectrometry and isotope labeling techniques

Macdonald-Stewart Building MS2-022 (Faculty Lounge), 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA


PhD Oral Defense of Ossana Nashalian, Department of Food Science & Agricultural Chemistry

Pest/Peste @ Redpath Museum

Redpath Museum 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA

French word peste : the plague, an annoying person, a nuisance.

Temporary exhibit by Amy Swartz.

Eurofins Food Safety Systems Partners with McGill University for Public Food Safety Training for Canadian Food Manufacturers


Eurofins Food Safety Systems (EFSS) and the Food Safety and Quality Program (FSQP) at McGill University are excited to announce a signed agreement to provide co-branded public training for the Canadian food manufacturing industry. The courses include the highly sought-after FSMA Preventive Controls Qualified Individual Training as well as GFSI benchmarked standard training to SQF and BRC. The partnership is an exceptional pairing as Eurofins and McGill University share a common interest in the success of the Canadian food manufacturing industry.

Published: 10Jun2016

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