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The Industry of Food: why we eat what we eat

Thu, 2013-02-07 10:00
Centennial Centre : Ballroom, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Join Macdonald faculty, staff, students and alumni for the annual celebration of Sir William C. Macdonald, founder of Macdonald College, one of McGill's greatest benefactors and the fourth Chancellor of the University.

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Novel Supplemental Approaches to Ameliorate Inflammation, Infection and Oxidative stress in Lung Inflammatory Disorders

Thu, 2013-03-21 16:00
Raymond Building : R3-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

The final talk in the 4 O'Clock Seminar Series will be given by Prof. Stan Kubow, School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition.

Everone is welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

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Contact: Professor Jaswinder Singh
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Development of the Malaria Parasite: Shedding Light using Live Cell Imaging

Thu, 2013-02-21 16:00
Raymond Building : R3-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

The second 4 O'Clock Forum seminar will be given by Prof. Petra Rohrbach, Institute of Parasitology.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

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Contact: Professor Jaswinder Singh
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Economics of Genetically Modified Crops

Thu, 2013-01-17 16:00
Raymond Building : R3-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

4 O'Clock Forum starts its winter seminar series with a talk by Prof. Anwar Naseem, Agricultural Economics, Department of Natural Resource Sciences.

Everyone is welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

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Contact: Professor Jaswinder Singh
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R4D in Eastern and Southern Africa: The ICRISAT Experiences and Potential for Collaboration

Wed, 2012-10-31 14:00 - 15:00
Raymond Building : R4-045, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Dr. Said N. Silim, Director, ICRISAT-ESA, Nairobi, Kenya, and Dr. Moses Siambi, Principal Scientist, ICRISAT-ESA, Lilongwe, Malawi, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
East Africa Regional Office (ICRISAT-ESA) will present a special seminar on ICRISAT's "Research for Development (R4D)" initiative. This Special Seminar is supported by the Margaret A. Gilliam Lecture Series in Food Security.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Science for development - Tales from Africa

Fri, 2012-11-16 10:00
Raymond Building : R4-047, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Dr. Christian Borgemeister FRES, Director General icipe - African Insect Science for Food and Health Nairobi, Kenya, will present a special seminar as part of the 4 O'Clock Forum Lecture Series.

Light refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Contact: Professor Jaswinder Singh
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Ensuring Global Food Security: Unlocking the potential of smallholder agriculture

Thu, 2012-11-01 10:00
Raymond Building : R2-046, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

The McGill Institute for Global Food Security, as part of the Margaret A. Gilliam Lecture Series in Food Security, invites you to a special presentation by Kanayo F. Nwanze, President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development.

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Fifth McGill Conference on Global Food Security

Tue, 2012-10-16 17:00 - Thu, 2012-10-18 15:00
New Residence Hall : 3625 avenue du Parc Montreal Quebec Canada , H2X 3P8
Price: General admission $375; Students (with ID card) $55

Food Prices and Political Instability

Almost 1 billion people in the world today, most living in developing nations, are food insecure, undergoing periods when daily food intake is below minimum survival levels. 

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Contact: Kim Reany
Organization: McGill Conference on Global Food Security
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Macdonald Campus Summer 2012 Internship Poster Event

Thu, 2012-09-20 (All day) - Fri, 2012-09-21 (All day)
Macdonald-Stewart Building : Foyer and Faculty Lounge, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Come and see what doing an internship is all about. Posters will be on display on Thursday September 20 to Friday September 21.

On Thursday September 20th, students in AGRI 310, AGRI 410, AGRI 499 and FAES 300 will present their internship experiences.
WHERE AND WHEN: Macdonald Stewart Faculty Lounge from 10:00-11:30am
Brunch will be served.

Interested in doing an internship? Come and be inspired!!

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Isotope Mapping Technique for Elucidation of High Temperature Chemical Transformation in Food: The Case of the Maillard Reaction

Thu, 2012-11-22 16:00
Raymond Building : 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

Seminar by Prof. Varoujan Yaylayan, Department of Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry

This is the third in this year's "4 O'Clock Forum" Seminar Series, a monthly lecture that brings together the Macdonald Science Community - faculty members and postdoctoral fellows - to present their work. Through these seminars on the Macdonald campus, researchers and graduate students will have regular opportunities to be exposed to scientific advancements related to their own fields of research as well as other scientific areas. Light refreshments will be served.

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Contact: Professor Jaswinder Singh
Organization: Plant Science
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Office Phone: 514-398-7707
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