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Two more SEU units approve new collective agreements

Published: 12Oct2016

Members of the Service Employees’ Union (SEU) Local 800 (FTQ) from McGill’s Printing Services and Data Centre voted in favour of new collective agreements at general assemblies held respectively on...

Update on negotiations with AMURE (research associates and research assistants)

Published: 11Oct2016

The parties met on September 30 and on October 4 and discussed several topics. They reached agreements on the clauses pertaining to arbitration and disciplinary measures. The parties also discussed...

Seeds of a Good Anthropocene

Published: 7Oct2016

Elena M. Bennett of the Department of Natural Resource Sciences is the lead author of Bright Spots: seeds of a good Anthropocene. "The paper describes an effort to identify and propagate social and...

Brian Driscoll named as Chair of Natural Resource Sciences

Published: 4Oct2016

Microbiologist Brian Driscoll took over the helm of the Department of Natural Resource Sciences (NRS) on September 1st....

Update on negotiations with AMURE (research associates and research assistants)

Published: 3Oct2016

The parties met on September 22 and 23 and made progress on several non-monetary clauses. They reached agreements on the articles pertaining to relations between the parties, intellectual property...

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (floor fellows)

Published: 29Sep2016

The parties met on September 27 and ratified the French version of several articles that had previously been approved in English. These articles relate to the purpose of the agreement, union...

Organic pot grower living the dream in Whistler

Published: 29Sep2016

29-year-old the lead agronomist for a Whistler marijuana company...

Discovering new fish species is 'lagniappe,' LSU researcher says

Published: 27Sep2016

[Former Macdonald student] Prosanta Chakrabarty travels the world searching for fish that few humans have ever seen. The LSU researcher wants to learn what these underwater unknowns can teach about...

How do you measure hunger?

Published: 27Sep2016

How do you measure hunger? If anyone can tell you, it’s Hugo Melgar-Quiñonez, Margaret Gilliam Faculty Scholar in Food Security and Director of the McGill Institute for Global Food Security....

Food security and access to land resources

Published: 27Sep2016

Margaret A. Gilliam Fellowship recipient June Po is a PhD candidate in the Department of Natural Resource Sciences; June works on food security, focusing on the relationships between food security...

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