Quick Links

External

McGill expert: Incidence of child/teenager sexual abuse

Fri, 2014-08-29 12:02

Contact Information

Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

Reducing water scarcity possible by 2050

Increased water-recycling and improved irrigation techniques among six strategies identified as key to successfully reducing global water scarcity
Fri, 2014-08-29 10:23

Water scarcity is not a problem just for the developing world. In California, legislators are currently proposing a $7.5 billion emergency water plan to their voters; and U.S. federal officials last year warned residents of Arizona and Nevada that they could face cuts in Colorado River water deliveries in 2016.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-4201

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Prof. Thomas Gleeson
Organization: Department of Civil Engineering
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

McGill-led partnership projects receive SSHRC funding

Interdisciplinary projects use novel approaches to advance understanding of critical issues
Wed, 2014-08-27 17:26

Three innovative research partnerships at McGill University have received significant long-term investments from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) partnership grants program, totaling more than $6.8 million. Each project will use novel approaches to advance knowledge and understanding on critical issues of intellectual, social, economic and cultural significance -- from teaching computers to recognize musical symbols in images, to deepening understanding about text mining and the place of information technology within society.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-4201
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

Walking fish reveal how our ancestors evolved onto land

About 400 million years ago a group of fish began exploring land and evolved into tetrapods – today's amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. But just how these ancient fish used their fishy bodies and fins in a terrestrial environment and what evolutionary processes were at play remain scientific mysteries.
Wed, 2014-08-27 13:06

Contact Information

Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6754
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

McGill experts: Scottish independence referendum

Wed, 2014-08-27 10:07

Contact Information

Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

McGill expert: Burger King buying Tim Hortons

Tue, 2014-08-26 10:27

Contact Information

Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

Black carbon linked to risk of cardiovascular disease

Pollutants in wood smoke and traffic have major effects on women’s cardiovascular health and climate
Mon, 2014-08-25 15:08

Contact Information

Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: McGill University
Email:
Office Phone: 514 398-6754
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Jeffrey Mogil awarded Mayday Pain & Society Fellowship

Wed, 2014-08-20 12:13

The Mayday Fund has selected Jeffrey Mogil to be a fellow under the Mayday Pain & Society. He is one of six experts in pain management to receive the honour.

Contact Information

Contact: Dionne Dougall-Bass
Email:
Office Phone: 301-961-5803

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Nick Seaver
Office Phone: 301-280-5727
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

McGill experts: Ice bucket challenge and ALS research

Wed, 2014-08-20 10:59

Contact Information

Contact: Anita Kar
Organization: Communication Officer
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3376

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom

McGill expert: Mental health and the Canadian forces

Tue, 2014-08-12 11:48

Contact Information

Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Category:
Source Site: /newsroom