Our annual new profs issue profiles nine of the 80+ recent arrivals to McGill's faculty.
Frederick Andermann wins the Prix Wilder-Penfield for biomedical research. Lorne Trottier wins the Prix Lionel Boulet for Leadershio in scientific advancement.
Professors Vijaya G. S. Raghavan and John Lynch will receive honorary degrees.
Former UN High Commissioner of Human Rights Mary Robinson recently spoke at McGill as part of Homecoming celebrations. The ex-president of Ireland spoke about her latest project -- the Ethical Global Initiative, which seeks to humanize globalization.
Frédéric Bachand's legal tome may not sell like the latest Danielle Steele offering, but when was the last time she won the Walter Owen Book Prize for legal literature? Also, Mark Wainberg and Norbert Gilmore get feted for their contributions to HIV/AIDS research.
Redpath curator Barbara Lawson talks about the kings of Egypt.
A primer for American newcomers to McGill by SSMU prez Jake Itzkowitz.
McGill-Queen's University Press publishes "Recognizing Religion in a Secular Society: Essays in Pluralism, Religion and Public Policy." Russell Hittinger gives the first Claude Ryan Lecture in Catholic Social Thought.
Melissa Ann Gaul, a U4 honours student in English literature, volunteers her opinion on volunteerism.
John Buchanan, chief research scientist for Electronic Arts, discusses the video game industry.