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Networking for introverts: a cheetah at a lion's game

Op-ed co-written by Karl Moore, professor at Desautels Faculty of Management, and Daniel Metliski, student. Forbes

Published: 5Apr2016

Des dictionnaires pour protéger les langues autochtones

«La Micmaque qui nous servait de référence dans notre étude de cette langue voulait que nos travaux puissent être utiles à sa communauté, a souligné Jessica Coon de l’Université McGill. Nous avons donc présenté nos observations à une classe d’adultes, par exemple au sujet de la façon dont les questions et les phrases sont construites par rapport à d’autres langues.» Journal Métro

Published: 4Apr2016

How offshore banking costs Canada billions per year

“We have a tax system that is totally unfair and incapable of being administered in any kind of a coherent fashion,” Allison Christians, chair in tax law at McGill University, said. Toronto Star

Published: 4Apr2016

David Bird’s top places to see owls in Canada

Article by David Bird, Emeritus Professor of Wildlife Biology. DK

Published: 4Apr2016

Exec. Director of McGill Athletics and Recreation named

Marc Gélinas, a former Pittsburgh Pirate pitching prospect and a McGill alum with strong sports leadership background at both federal and provincial levels, has been appointed the new Executive Director of McGill Athletics and Recreation, Deputy Provost (Student Life and Learning) Ollivier Dyens announced on Monday, April 4.

Marc Gélinas brings over twenty years of sports leadership experience to his new role . With both undergraduate and graduate degrees from McGill, Gélinas comes to McGill from the Institut national du sport (INS) du Québec.

Published: 4Apr2016

Small increases in sleep improve grades

By Cynthia Lee, McGill Newsroom

​Family and community involvement key in empowering students to make healthier choices regarding their sleep

Elementary school-age children who improved their sleep habits also improved in their academic performance, according to a study by researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute in partnership with the Riverside School Board in Montreal.

Published: 4Apr2016

Expert: Panama Papers

"The hidden identities of 350 Canadians with offshore tax haven investments have been revealed in the private database of one of the world’s leading shell company registration firms, according to a Toronto Star analysis of a massive leak obtained by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung. (The Toronto Star)

Published: 4Apr2016

Smeagol has been discovered in Brazillian Caves

“Its name matches its biology,” says arachnid expert Christopher Buddle, referring to the fact that Smeagol spent years isolated in a cave, eventually growing into the pale, secluded Gollum. Albany Daily Star

Published: 1Apr2016

Engouement pour les abeilles dans la métropole

La doctorante en biologie de l’Université McGill spécialiste de cet insecte, Gail MacInnis, nuance. «On ne sait pas s’il y a assez de plantes pour toutes les abeilles, incluant les espèces indigènes.» Journal Métro

Published: 1Apr2016

L'impression 3D porteuse d’espoir pour diabétiques

Des chercheurs de l'Université Laval en collaboration avec l'Université McGill travaillent au développement d'un pancréas bioartificiel créé en partie à l'aide d'une imprimante 3D, afin de venir en aide aux patients souffrant de diabète de type 1. Radio-Canada

Published: 31Mar2016