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Leaders, consider your introverts

 “The research I’ve done shows that about 25 to 30 percent of CEOs are introverts,” explains Karl Moore, associate professor of strategy and organization at Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. The Economist

Published: 14 Apr 2016

Why Canada had so many UFO sightings last year

“It would be very arrogant to think that we're the only species of life in the universe. The universe contains billions of stars, so statistically, it's unlikely [we're alone]. But it's also not likely that we've been visited by extraterrestrials because of the distances involved.” Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Director of the Office of Science and Society....

Published: 14 Apr 2016

Stress post-traumatique: Réponse médicale au terrorisme

Psychologue clinicien réputé, le canadien Alain Brunet, professeur à l'Université McGill, travaille depuis plus de 20 ans sur les événements traumatiques. En collaboration avec les hôpitaux de Paris (APHP), il vient de lancer un programme ambitieux pour traiter les victimes des attentats terroristes du 13 novembre. Entretien. L'Express

Published: 13 Apr 2016

Attawapiskat desperate to stop suicide pandemic

Dr. Laurence Kirmayer, co-director of the Network for Aboriginal Mental Health Research, and director of the division of social and transcultural psychiatry, is a guest on CBC’s The Current. CBC Radio

Published: 13 Apr 2016

Citizens, not celebrities, must sway anti-LGBT policies

Op-ed by Molly Sauter, PhD candidate at McGill. The Globe and Mail

Published: 13 Apr 2016

Grad students plan to enhance Ticketmaster’s business

For those who may not know, every year the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference holds the First Pitch Case Competition. This year’s winning team came from the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. Sport Techie

Published: 12 Apr 2016

Arviat program aims to lower search and rescue numbers

Dylan Clark, a member of McGill University's Climate Change Adaptation Research Group, has analyzed search and rescue data from the past decade. CBC News

Published: 12 Apr 2016

Law students help homeless navigate justice system

For close to a year now, McGill law student Katherine Richardson has helped some of the city's most vulnerable navigate through the complex legal system. CTV News

Published: 12 Apr 2016

Women write about family, men write about war

Article by Andrew Piper, associate professor of Languages, Literatures and Cultures. New Republic

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Civility: It’s the glue that holds society together

In the grand scheme of things, McGill University scholar John A. Hall explains, civility is the glue that holds society together. The Globe and Mail

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Conversation avec Brenda Milner

Presque centenaire, Brenda Milner est toujours professeure de psychologie à l'Institut de neurologie de Montréal et au département de neurologie et neurochirurgie de l'Université McGill. Elle est également l'une des pionnières de la neuropsychologie cognitive. Arnaud Decroix revient avec elle sur son parcours et sur les débuts de cette discipline....

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Zika: Plus nous en savons...

« Le drame, c'est qu'une fois qu'on le sait, on ne peut rien faire, sauf interrompre la grossesse », souligne Anne Gatignol, chercheuse à l'Institut Lady Davis de recherches médicales et professeure au département de microbiologie et d'immunologie à l'Université McGill. La Presse

Published: 8 Apr 2016

Outside the Box: Good design can influence family life

Article by Avi Friedman, architecture professor. Ottawa Citizen

Published: 7 Apr 2016

Dion's complicated dance to justify Saudi arms deal

Op-ed by Andrew Potter, incoming director of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada. Montreal Gazette

Published: 7 Apr 2016

Panama Papers: Understanding tax evasion

Mutsumi Takahashi interviews Ken Lester of the Desautels Faculty of Management. CTV News

Published: 7 Apr 2016