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Indonesian Cultural Night

Tue, 2012-11-06 14:00 - 21:00
Music Building (New) : Tanna Schulich Hall, 527 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1E3
Price: Free

The Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Dienne H. Moehario, with the Schulich School of Music and McGill’s Institute of Islamic Studies, will host a workshop, reception and concert as part of an Indonesia-Canada Cultural Night on November 6. The events are being held in celebration of the 60th anniversary of Indonesia-Canada diplomatic relations. 

McGill will welcome a 50-member delegation of dancers and musicians from the Indonesian Institute of Art, Yogyakarta, and the Indonesian Gondang Orchestra.


They will participate in three events:

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Capitalize on the Convergence: Call for Presenters

Fri, 2012-10-26 16:48

McGill Workshop: Capitalize on the Convergence 

Mark your calendars

The Office of the Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations), in partnership with the Faculties of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Dentistry, Engineering, Medicine, and Science, invites you to an exciting event devoted to highlighting and building interdisciplinary research collaborations between NSERC- and CIHR-related projects. 

Contact Information

Contact: Linda Rice
Organization: Research and International Relations
Office Phone: 514-398-4820
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Information and Communication Technology (ICT): Developments and Opportunities in Hong Kong

Wed, 2012-10-24 12:00 - 14:00

Information Lunch Seminar

The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) in Canada is pleased to present, in collaboration with the Hong Kong-Canada Business Association (Montreal) and with support of the Quebec Ministry of Economic Development and Montreal International, a lunch seminar in Montreal on 24 October 2012 (Wednesday) on

"Information and Communication Technology (ICT):

Developments and Opportunities in Hong Kong"

At this seminar, you will get the latest information on the developments and trend of the ICT industry in Hong Kong, learn about

Contact Information

Contact: Ms. Caroline Charbonneau
Office Phone: 450-227-5992
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Fulbright Information Session – October 25, 2012

Thu, 2012-10-25 09:00 - 10:00
Peel 3463 : McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, Conference Room, 3463 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W7

Fulbright Information Session

Representatives from Fulbright Canada will be on campus on Thursday October 25 to present Fulbright award opportunities available to scholars

and graduate students interested in study and research in the United States. Please see the attached poster for more information on opportunities available for Canadian scholars. Note that applicants must be Canadian citizens; however, dual Canada-US citizens are not eligible.

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CIHR University Delegates News, October 11 Update

Mon, 2012-10-15 08:36

The following update has been prepared by Dr. Marianna Newkirk, Associate Dean (Research) and McGill's CIHR University Delegate. For any questions, Dr. Newkirk can be reached at marianna [dot] newkirk [at] mcgill [dot] ca.


Contact Information

Contact: Marianna Newkirk, PhD
Organization: McGill University
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CANCELLED: “CIHR’s Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis: On the Move” by Phillip Gardiner

Tue, 2012-10-23 12:00 - 13:30
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 521, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6
Price: Free, but registration is appreciated.

Due to circumstances beyond our control, this event has been cancelled. We are sorry for any inconvenience. 


Research and International Relations, in collaboration with the Faculty of Education (Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education), presents

“CIHR’s Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis: On the Move”


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Next round of talks with AMURE in presence of conciliator

Mon, 2012-10-01 09:07

At the session held on September 19 with both AMURE bargaining units, the university explained its position on layoffs, end of contracts and recalls of research associates and assistants. This led to questions and several exchanges between the parties. A tentative agreement on the majority of these elements was presented by McGill. The parties reached an agreement in principle on the majority of the issues at hand, but were unable to reach an agreement on the notice of termination of employment.

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Talks continue with AMURE / PSAC

Wed, 2012-09-19 12:11

The University submitted to AMURE (Association of McGill University Research Employees/Public Service Alliance of Canada) the latest version of the articles on posting, appointments and reappointments, and on probationary period. The two bilingual documents include suggested changes from the union. Texts applicable to associates and assistants will be reviewed by the union and should be ratified at the next meeting, set for September 19.

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Montreal Summit on Innovation, 2nd Edition: Innovative Districts

Tue, 2012-10-30 (All day)
École de technologie supérieure : Auditorium, 1100 Notre-Dame Street West Montreal, Quebec , H3C 1K3
Price: $250 general admission / $75 students
Montreal Summit on Innovation

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From brain plasticity to new physics

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships bring top researchers to McGill
Thu, 2012-09-13 16:01

McGill University is proud to welcome four new Banting Postdoctoral Fellows who come from as far afield as Australia and Italy to continue their studies in Montreal. Their research ranges from the study of musical improvisation from the 15th to the 18th century to working on DNA nanostructure interfaces. The Honourable Gary  Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), announced the latest recipients of Canada's most prestigious postdoctoral awards at an event held at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario earlier today.

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