Quick Links

Students

Striding toward a new dawn for electronics

Tue, 2010-09-28 11:30

A team of McGill University researchers have reported how to visualize and study the process of energy transport along one single conductive polymer molecule at a time, a key step towards bringing exciting new applications to market.

Contact Information

Contact: William Raillant-Clark
Organization: Media Relations
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

ICAO and McGill co-host Pre-Assembly Conference on Aviation Sustainability

Thu, 2010-09-23 12:00

On Sept. 26 and 27, McGill’s Institute of Air and Space Law and the International Civil Aviation Organization [ICAO] will co-host Air Transport: What Route to Sustainability?, an international conference that will bring together international experts from governments, specialized organisations, academia, law, finance, as well as the aviation industry.

Contact Information

Contact: Pascal Zamprelli
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514 398-1385
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Media Advisory: Pow-wow comes to campus

Wed, 2010-09-22 12:00

Singing, dancing, drumming and lacrosse will come to McGill University’s downtown campus Friday as the University and its First Peoples’ House present the ninth annual pow-wow on Friday, Sept. 24, on the lower field at the downtown campus. And the public is invited to participate, free of charge.

Contact Information

Contact: Tamarah Feder
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6754
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

McGill among best law schools for integrated common and civil law program

Thu, 2010-09-16 11:15

For the first time since Maclean’s magazine began ranking Canadian law schools in 2007, one school is perched in the Top Three of both the common and civil law school lists.

Contact Information

Contact: Victoria Leenders-Cheng
Organization: Communications, Faculty of Law
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3424
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Water management and malnutrition crucial issues at McGill food conference

Thu, 2010-09-02 12:00

Water management and malnutrition are the two key threats to food security that will be discussed at the Third McGill Conference on Global Food Security, to be held Oct. 19-21, 2010, in Montreal.

Contact Information

Contact: Julie Fortier
Organization: Associate Director, Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6751
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Your body recycling itself – captured on film

Mon, 2010-09-13 09:00

Proteins are made up of a chain of amino acids, and scientists have known since the 1980s that first one in the chain determines the lifetime of a protein. McGill researchers have finally discovered how the cell identifies this first amino acid – and caught it on camera.

Contact Information

Contact: Maria Naso
Organization: Media Relations Office, McGill University
Email:
Office Phone: 514 398-1076
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

World’s first transcontinental anesthesia

Fri, 2010-09-10 11:00

Videoconferences may be known for putting people to sleep, but never like this. Dr. Thomas Hemmerling and his team of McGill’s Department of Anesthesia achieved a world first on August 30, 2010, when they treated patients undergoing thyroid gland surgery in Italy remotely from Montreal.

Contact Information

Contact: Allison Flynn
Organization: Media Relations
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-7698
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

McGill again listed among world's top universities

Thu, 2010-09-09 11:15

Rated first in Canada, 19th globally in QS World University Rankings

Contact Information

Contact: Douglas Sweet
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6752
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Prestigious Sloan Fellowship awarded to McGill astrophysicist

Mon, 2010-03-01 12:00

McGill University Astrophysicist Matt Dobbs has been awarded a prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship. Dobbs, a Canada Research Chair in Astro-particle Physics, investigates a big subject: the origins and evolution of the universe.

Contact Information

Contact: William Raillant-Clark
Organization: Media Relations Office, McGill University
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom
Classified as: 

Babcock wins gold with McGill tie

Mon, 2010-03-01 10:15

The McGill tie has worked its magic again.

Contact Information

Contact: Douglas Sweet
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6752
Source Site: /newsroom