Think that the McGill Debating Union only attracts nerds and know-it-alls? Tell that to Pierre Trudeau and Leonard Cohen.
If a vote was held to pick a walking, talking McGill icon, Derek Drummond might win in a landslide. Nearing the end of his tenure as Interim Director of Athletics, the always frank Drummond talks about hazing, the role of athletics at McGill and the delight he derives from publicly skewering his good friend, Chancellor Richard Pound.
The study of Islam has changed several times over the years, and the future for the discipline is looking bright, according to Azim Nanji, Director of the Ismaili Studies Institute in London. Nanji came to McGill to deliver the annual Birks Lecture sponsored by the Faculty of Religion.
Smoking, Hurricane Katrina, crumbling cities and Town Hall. Sweet.
Million-dollar endowment will attract world's top builders as part of the Gerald Sheff Visiting Professorship in Architecture.
A new pilot program initiated by the Social Equity and Diversity Office promotes acceptance.
Trenholme Director of Libraries Frances Groen has seen the future of scientific publishing, and McGill needs to get on board.
Permanent war memorial rekindles memory of fallen soldiers.
The union representing McGill’s clerical staff has rejected the university’s latest offer tabled on November 26. At the same time they mandated a possible strike. The administration and the union are now entering conciliation talks.
He's been a leading AIDS researcher since the beginning of the epidemic and a vocal, unflinching activist. He's Mark Wainberg and he's not afraid to speak his mind.