Different combinations of genetic mutations may give rise to diverse human traits, including complex diseases such as schizophrenia, say scientists at the University of Toronto and McGill University in Montreal.
Academics and community workers from around the world are participating in a major conference on human security in war-torn societies this week at McGill, organized by the University's Centre for Developing-Area Studies.
Veteran newspaper editor and public relations consultant Jennifer Robinson joins McGill as Associate Vice-Principal (Communications), beginning February 2, 2004.
Mr Johnston will receive an honorary degree at the Fall Convocation ceremony, Thursday, October 23, in the Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts. He will deliver the Convocation address.
Adam Conter's hair is about to hit the floor. The third-year student has spearheaded a McGill chapter of Mix 96's Shave to Save Campaign, which raises funds for breast cancer research and treatment. Conter will go the way of Kojak on October 21.
McGill University's Homecoming takes a new twist this year: Mary Robinson will speak to alumni as part of a special effort to interest those who left McGill with a graduate degree rather than an undergraduate one.
Home is a simple word with so many meanings. Throughout October, McGill University has teamed up with the CBC, Concordia and Hour to explore the many facets of home as part of Montreal Matters 2003.
McGill University will host the 56th Annual Conference of the Institute of French-American History Institut d'Histoire de l'Amérique française (IHAF). Historians will come not only from Quebec but also from the resty of Canada, the United States and Europe.
Thanks to a $76,560 grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, McGill University educational and counselling psychology professors Jeffrey Derevensky and Rina Gupta, co-directors of the McGill International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems, will scrutinize the world of internet gambling.
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