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Feeling anxious about your writing? Procrastinate

Published: 16Oct2017

This week's tip is from Krzysztof Pelc, associate professor of political science at McGill University.

Experts: Municipal elections

Published: 16Oct2017

Here are McGill researchers available and interested to comment on the municipal elections in Montreal:...

Latest gravitational-wave detection opens new era for astronomy

Published: 16Oct2017

The discovery of a gravitational wave caused by the merger of two neutron stars, reported today by a collaboration of scientists from around the world, opens a new era in astronomy. It marks the...

Speed, risk-taking to blame in many accidents involving young drivers

Published: 13Oct2017

The brain's prefrontal cortex, which controls decision-making and risk-taking, continues to develop into early adulthood, said Cecilia Flores, a McGill psychiatry professor who studies teenage...

Canada’s Top Medical Doctoral University 2018: McGill University

Published: 12Oct2017

"McGill is lauded for its superior Ph.D. programs and medical school. Some of its alumni’s more notable accomplishments include mapping the brain’s motor cortex, inventing Plexiglas and discovering...

New mechanism detected in Alzheimer’s disease

Published: 13Oct2017

By Chris Chipello McGill University researchers have discovered a cellular mechanism that may contribute to the breakdown of communication between neurons in Alzheimer’s disease.

Ottawa narrows ‘superclusters’ hopefuls to nine industry groups

Published: 11Oct2017

Some critics have questioned the program, saying government shouldn't pick winners and losers, while questioning how a supercluster – which must be administered by a non-profit body – is supposed...

Experts: NAFTA

Published: 11Oct2017

“Contentious new U.S. demands are set to hit NAFTA negotiating tables on Wednesday, threatening to push modernization talks toward collapse as Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau again tries to...

McGill to give honorary doctorates to its former principal, Indigo CEO

Published: 10Oct2017

McGill University plans to award honorary doctorates to two women at its fall convocation; Dr. Heather Munroe-Blum, former principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill University and Heather Reisman,...

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