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Life after Pennycook
As McGill's acting vice-principal (information systems and technology), replacing Bruce Pennycook, Tony Masi has big shoes to fill. And they better be jogging shoes -- he'll have a lot of running around to do in his new job.
Topping the polls
Maclean's shmaclean's. Canadians think we're the best university in the land.
An artful merger
Mergers aren't always smooth or happy affairs in a university setting. But the recent marriage between the Department of Art History and the Graduate Program in Communications is generating plenty of excitement among professors and students.
Of genes and greens
Rima Rozen's research determined the genetic causes underlying the dangerous -- but often preventable -- disorders spina bifida and heart disease. Want to stay healthy? Then eat your spinach and broccoli like your mom told you to.
Marriage on the sidelines
The major academic theories used to analyze courtship tend to leave something out, says McGill's Daniel Cere. Like love, maybe?
The coming water wars
Will we come under increasing pressure to sell our water to the U.S.? Or will the Americans just take it?
Slice of life: Working for school, schooling for work
With the cost of living these days, it's hard to make ends meet as a student if you don't have a part-time job on the side. Some students discuss the payoffs and pitfalls of a paying gig.
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