McGill University is once again very pleased to deliver its Conference on Global Food Security, with an exciting program and a gathering of distinguished international experts who will explore strategies and solutions against food insecurity and hunger.
PhD Oral Defense: Nutritional predictors of depression in a cohort of community-dwelling elderly Canadians: NuAge Cohort
PhD Oral Defense of Laura Gougeon, School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition
The McGill University board of governors has included “grave environmental degradation” as allowable criteria for divestment.
Published on June 10, 2014 | The Gazette
by: Karen Seidman
Many students at McGill University are celebrating a fundamental shift in how the university will decide whether to stop investing in fossil fuel companies.
McGill Nonlinear Physics Professor and Climatologist Shaun Lovejoy: Global Warming is not a "Natural" Occurrence
Opinion: Research Shows the Global Warming isn't natural
Published on June 9, 2014 | The Gazette
by: Shaun Lovejoy
Last year, the Quebec Skeptics Society laid down a challenge: “If anthropogenic global warming is as strong as scientists claim, then why do they need supercomputers to demonstrate it?”
My immediate response was: “They don’t.”
PhD Oral Defense: Deorphanization and characterization of neuropeptide receptors in the model nematode, Caenorhabditis elegans
PhD Oral Defense of Elizabeth Ruiz Lancheros, Institute of Parasitology
PhD Oral Defense: Effect of Double Fortified Salt Intervention on the Dietary Intakes of Women Tea Plantation Workers in India
PhD Oral Defense of Sudha Venkatramanan, School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition
PhD Oral Defense: Effect of different extraction methods, environmental and post-harvest factors on yield of phenolic compounds from blueberry leaves
PhD Defense of Winny Routray, Department of Bioresource Engineering
PhD Oral Defense of Gopu Raveendran Nair, Department of Bioresource Engineering
The Macdonald Community - Faculty, Staff and Students - is invited to meet with the Advisory Committee for the selection of a new Provost.
The Committee’s main task will be to identify and assess qualified people for the position, and to advise Prof. Fortier on a candidate to be recommended for appointment. McGill will use a major firm with experience in senior university administration searches. The goal is to complete the work in time to allow the new Provost to take over in the summer of 2015.
PhD Oral Defense of Kevin MacDonald, Institute of Parasitology