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Pierre Beaudoin and Heather Munroe-Blum will head up Centraide Campaign 2011

Thu, 2011-06-02 14:30

Montreal, June 2nd, 2011 – Centraide of Greater Montreal will be able to rely on two influential and dynamic leaders, Pierre Beaudoin, President and CEO of Bombardier, and Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill University, to bring their extensive know-how to bear in directing its 2011 fundraising campaign.

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Building a better dam map

Thu, 2011-06-02 08:15

The culmination of a four-year collaboration by a team of scientists from around the globe, coordinated by the Global Water System Project and led by McGill University’s Bernhard Lehner, has produced the Global Reservoir and Dam database (GRanD), a unique, geographically explicit, high-resolution global database of large dams and reservoirs.

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A Joint Message from Principal and Vice-Chancellor Heather Munroe-Blum and MUHC Director-General and CEO, the Hon. Arthur T. Porter

Wed, 2011-06-01 16:45

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Dr. David R. Colman, Director of the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The Neuro) of McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre, Wilder Penfield Professor of Neuroscience at McGill University and Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Neuroscience.

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Contact: Sandra McPherson
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Eye on the environment

Thu, 2011-06-02 10:00

Climate change can harm indigenous people. Researchers are helping them adapt.

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Contact: Katherine Gombay
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The Greatest McGillian of all time: 
190 years in the making

Tue, 2011-05-31 08:00

The world is invited to cast its vote for a world-changing pioneer

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Contact: Tamarah Feder
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From campus to consumer: rewarding ideas with winning potential

Fri, 2012-03-23 11:30

A $2-million endowed gift from graduate William Seath, BEng’52, will now allow McGill’s Faculty of Engineering to place greater emphasis on the “development” aspect of research and development, and take far-reaching initiatives to foster deeper knowledge, encourage entrepreneurial start-ups, increase industry partnerships, and advance the Quebec and Canadian economies.

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Provincial budget: McGill welcomes essential funding for restoration of historical academic building

Tue, 2012-03-20 19:00

McGill University welcomed today the injection of $35 million dollars toward the restoration of Wilson Hall, one of McGill’s many historical academic buildings in urgent need of rehabilitation. The funding was announced as part of the Quebec budget tabled today.

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McGill Expert Alert: Obama addresses Muslim world

Thu, 2009-06-04 12:00

Professor Khalid Medani is available for comment today.

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McGill expert alert: Food safety

Tue, 2006-11-21 10:30

With the recent outbreaks of food contamination involving salmonella in chocolate and cantaloupe, E. coli bacteria in bagged spinach and botulism in carrot juice, we suggest the following sources for your reports on food safety and public health:

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McGill-India mission to boost researcher relations

Tue, 2006-11-21 13:00

Neuroscience, nanoscience, AIDS and agriculture among fields of knowledge-sharing.

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Contact: Céline Poissant
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