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Charles Taylor's clear-eyed vision of our distress, coupled to a deep-rooted celebration of humanity

Published: 23Jan2017

"I think democracy depends on a sense of what I call "citizen efficacy" in a large number of people - a sense that there's somewhere you can go, some levers you can push, some votes you can make,...

Protest against Trump in Montreal

Published: 23Jan2017

Jacob Levy, a political science professor at McGill University, told Global News he watched Trump’s inauguration address with deep disappointment and skepticism. Read more: Global News

Protective wear inspired by fish scales

Published: 23Jan2017

They started with striped bass. Over a two-year period the researchers went through about 50 bass, puncturing or fracturing hundreds of fish scales under the microscope, to try to understand their...

Opinion: Why Davos matters for millennials

Published: 19Jan2017

Globalization, new technologies and a bewildering pace of change have exponentially increased the complexity of our world. We currently have intractable problems, such as climate change, income...

Inauguration fails to bridge division among Americans

Published: 18Jan2017

“In the last half century the American presidential transition has been a timeout, a moment for the combativeness and divisiveness of campaigns to be buried,” said McGill University history...

Bell Let’s Talk support for the Neuro will enhance mental health access for multicultural communities

Published: 18Jan2017

Bell Let’s Talk today announced a donation of $250,000 to McGill University’s Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – known as The Neuro – to fund the development of online mental health...

Bell Let’s Talk supports mental health with The Neuro

Published: 18Jan2017

Project will enhance mental health access for multicultural communities...

A boost for artificial-intelligence research in Montreal

Published: 18Jan2017

To help spur artificial-intelligence research in Montreal, Microsoft will provide a gift of $1 million to McGill University.

PTSD: Beyond trauma

Published: 17Jan2017

Dr. Alain Brunet, from Montreal’s McGill University, has a much cheaper, faster treatment to propose. For over a decade, he’s used propranolol, a beta-blocking drug, to decrease patients’ emotional...

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