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SSMU Talks Sustainable Student Living with ECOLE

Mon, 2013-10-07 09:19

See the coverage in the two articles below

Published on September 30 | McGill Daily
Written by by Lauria Galbraith and Hannah Reardon 

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Quand L'Éducation S'Adapte

Wed, 2013-10-02 15:45

L'Université McGill propose une nouvelle méthode dans l'intégration des étudiants avec un handicap.

Published September 30 2013 | Radio Canada

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Écologie mcgilloise

Wed, 2013-10-02 12:23

Un projet de sensibilisation aux bienfaits de l’écosystème.

Published October 01 2013 | Le Délit
Written by Leo Arcay

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Fair Trade Week promotes socially conscious consumption

Wed, 2013-10-02 12:18

Events celebrate McGill’s certification over the summer as first fair trade certified school in Quebec

Published October 1 2013 | McGill Tribune
Written by Chelsey Ju

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Eating Insects: Educating the market to get global buy-in

Wed, 2013-10-02 12:10

Insects are not something you are likely to find on the menu in Canada, but the United Nations suggests they should be.

Published September 27 2013 | Globe and Mail

In fact, they're eaten in other parts of the world and some Canadian business people are creating products to meet demand and be a global resource for what they feel is the food of the future.

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Turning research on its head

Wed, 2013-10-02 10:41

A bold new conference at McGill showcases the growing movement of research creation

Published on September 27 2013 | McGill Reporter
By Victoria Leenders-Cheng

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One Day @ McGill

Sat, 2013-10-19 10:30 - Sat, 2013-12-14 15:30
Various Locations
Price: Free

As part of its Personal and Cultural Enrichment (PACE) offerings, the School of Continuing Studies is excited to introduce a new programming series, One Day @ McGill.

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UN Biodiversity Talks

Wed, 2013-10-02 (All day) - Fri, 2013-10-18 (All day)
Various Locations
Price: Free

The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity is hosting, from 2-18 October 2013 in Montreal, three major United Nations meetings on biodiversity.

In conjunction with these meetings, experts from Montreal and around the world will give a series of talks on the role business, science and traditional knowledge play in the implementation of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020.

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OIKOS Holistic Sustainable Education Walk

Wed, 2013-10-02 16:00 - Wed, 2013-10-30 16:00
Gardner Hall : 3925 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B7
Price: Free

OIKOS Project McGill is running a holistic education walk, or sustainable education walk.

The walk lasts for one hour each Wed afternoon, beginning at 4pm at Gardner Hall and finishing Pine/Peel.

Contact Information

Contact: Rev. Neil Whitehouse
Organization: OIKOS Project
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New urban sprawl report

Fri, 2013-09-27 15:21

The PQ government says its worried about young families leaving the island of Montreal.

Published on September 19 2013 | CBC Radio
Aired on Homerun (CBC Radio One) 

Raphael Fischler is the Director of the School of Urban Planning at McGill University. He joined Sue Smith live in studio with his take on the report.

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