Quick Links

External

Activist @ McGill

Mon, 2001-10-29 (All day)

Activist @ McGill: As an environmentalist, writer, hunger striker, activist and lawyer, Elizabeth May is truly a multidimensional woman. And, as of October 30, she can also be called McGill's 2001 Muriel V. Roscoe Lecturer.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

McGill's Percival Molson Memorial Stadium to be renovated

Tue, 2001-10-02 (All day)

Montreal mayor Pierre Bourque announced that the Percival Molson Memorial Stadium, originally opened in 1919, will be getting a major facelift -- its first since the 1976 Olympics when McGill University hosted the field hockey competition.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

A wealth of web sites

Tue, 2001-09-25 (All day)

Want to know more about the fur trade? Curious about the Red Planet? Got a question about French grammar? You're in luck - McGill University has developed a slew of useful web sites to answer all kinds of queries.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Online Montreal family violence resource directory

Wed, 2001-09-19 (All day)

Montreal children, adolescents and adults troubled by family violence and those who provide them with services and support are now able to access resources online through a comprehensive, bilingual directory containing contact information for numerous organizations around the city.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

New McGill researchers win recognition

Fri, 2001-09-14 (All day)

McGill's research community has scored another triumph this summer by obtaining a record number of "New Opportunities" grants. Thirteen out of 14 applications were approved by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) and range from work on HIV/AIDS and the hepatitis-C virus to speech disorders to photonic and wireless technologies.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Seeking answers in America

Tue, 2001-09-18 (All day)

In light of the shocking terrorist attacks on the United States, McGill University has rounded up a list of experts available to speak on different issues to the media. Please read on for more details.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Research team uncovers protein-folding mechanism

Fri, 2001-09-28 (All day)

In the September 28 issue of Molecular Cell, researchers at the NRC Biotechnology Research Institute and McGill University explain how they decoded the structure of calnexin. Calnexin was discovered in 1991 by McGill Professor John Bergeron and then-BRI researcher Dr David Y. Thomas.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

New home-safety assessment scale for people with dementia living at home

Wed, 2001-09-05 (All day)

The Safety Assessment Scale (SAS) to help caregivers asses the dangers of people with dementia who live at home was presented to the public on September 5, by lead researcher Dr Louise Poulin de Courval, a McGill Professor and researcher of Family Medicine at the Côte-des-Neiges CLSC.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Understanding biodiversity

Fri, 2001-09-28 (All day)

In the latest issue (September 28, 2001) of the international journal Science, biologist Graham Bell has focused on the neutral theory of community ecology as an astonishingly successful way to predict patterns of distribution, abundance and diversity.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

FIT@McGill pilot project launched

Wed, 2001-09-05 (All day)

McGill University is launching a new staff fitness program as an investment in the well-being of employees.

Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: