Professors aren't the only people in the classroom who are key to the university classroom experience. Teaching assistants often put as much work into their job as a full-time professor.
What's it like for a PhD candidate to rub elbows with 18 Nobel Laureates? Inspirational, but in a surprisingly different way.
Peter Greenaway was in town to premiere his "Tulse Luper Suitcases" trilogy, and met with students of Professor Norman Cornett's Lens of Humanity course.
The new federal budget includes a one-billion dollar payout to be made to provincial and territorial governments for direct investment in post-secondary infrastructure and equipment. Plus a few breaks for students...
Although the approaches to medical training and the delivery of medical services in Canada and the U.S. are more or less the same, the two countries have very different health care systems. Political science professor and director of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada Antonia Maioni tells us how this came to be.
A workshop for profs helps them design and redesign their courses and McGill's crime-busting tips line.
Jake Burack and the McGill Youth Study Team look at developmental disabilities in kids.
Management student Jennifer Heil wins Canada's first medal -- a gold -- of the Turin Olympics, spurring the Canadian team to its best ever showing.
TV ads, video games, comic books and some fancy gene mapping. Is there anything McGillians can't do or comment on?
Steven Epstein might have to invest in a bigger mantelpiece — the music professor recently won his 11th Grammy. The New York-based producer works with luminaries like Yo Yo Ma, but teaching at McGill is worth the commute.