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Humphries named McGill Northern Research Chair

Published: 1Nov2016

Today at a press conference in Quebec City, the Institut Nordique du Quebec (INQ) announced three Northern Research Chairs, as well as a newly recruited Science and Innovation Director, Louis Fortier.

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

Published: 28Oct2016

The parties met on October 20 and 21. They discussed and agreed on the content of the articles pertaining to leaves without pay, to union activities (non-monetary aspects), to the reimbursement of...

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (floor fellows)

Published: 28Oct2016

The parties met on October 19 in the presence of the arbitrator appointed by the ministère du Travail. They resumed the discussion they had started at the previous meeting on the rules governing...

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (casual employees)

Published: 26Oct2016

The parties met for a full day on October 24 in the presence of the conciliator. The parties agreed to conduct exploratory discussions on two non-monetary topics and then move on to monetary topics...

Update on negotiations with AMURE (postdoctoral researchers)

Published: 25Oct2016

The parties met on October 17. The union presented a global counter-offer that, for the most part, aligns with the employer's offer. Some articles still need to be discussed. The employer committed...

Update on negotiations with AMUSE (casual employees)

Published: 25Oct2016

The parties met on October 14 in the presence of the conciliator appointed by the ministère du Travail....

Table Talk: A Montrealer's Little Book of Gluten-free Comfort Food

Published: 21Oct2016

Breakfast pancakes, a hot cheese muffin or a succulent brownie can become only a memory to those who live with Celiac disease or gluten sensitivity, says Judy Campbell, a Montreal dietitian and...

Growing industrial hemp in Eastern Canada: a new frontier

Published: 21Oct2016

Coming to the aid of eastern Canadian hemp producers is Philippe Seguin, associate professor at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Seguin wants to help farmers in eastern Canada learn...

A chance to give back

Published: 19Oct2016

HR staff participate in Pointe-St-Charles food drive as part of Community Engagement Day

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