As we mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of World War I, McGill again hosted the city's Remembrance Day ceremonies on its lower campus. Montrealers gathered to pay tribute to the brave men and women who have fought for our country.
Two renowned McGill professors, Michael Meaney and Paul Lasko, are among the 14 winners of this year’s Prix du Québec—considered the most prestigious award attributed by the Government of Québec in cultural and scientific fields.
McGillians will see a familiar face on Jeopardy! this Tuesday, as PhD candidate and Lecturer Mariusz Galczynski takes the stage to compete on the popular TV trivia show. Tune in to watch him vie for first place and a chance to reappear!
Montreal author Sean Michaels, BA’04, has won the 2014 Scotiabank Giller Prize for his ambitious debut novel, Us Conductors. The 32-year-old faced some daunting competition, including fellow McGill grads David Bezmozgis, BA’96, and Heather O’Neill, BA’94.
Victoria Leenders-Cheng, a communications officer with McGill’s Faculty of Law, just might be Canada’s Smartest Person. The mother of two has reached the final episode of the CBC TV game show, which will air on November 23rd.