Global shift to greener economies happening because of economic benefits, panelists say

Published: 1Apr2014

The global transition to clean energy is underway and Canada is lagging, experts speaking at the Broadbent Institute's Progress Summit said Saturday. Published on March 29, 2014 | The Hill...

Climate Change: Extinction of Ice-Free Antarctic Polynyas Due to Trapped Ocean Heat (Eric Galbraith)

Published: 1Apr2014

Researchers from the McGill University and University of Pennsylvania have found evidence to show climate change is the main reason for the disappearance of ice-free regions, known as polynyas. ...

Earth Hour @ Redpath Museum


Join the student members of both the McGill Students Astronomy Club and the Redpath Museum Club for an evening of geology and star gazing.

Last Sustainability Friday of the Year!


What better way to spend the last Friday afternoon of the month than chatting about sustainability with your colleagues? Come share a drink, a snack, and a conversation with other McGill community...

SSMU Open Forum on Equity


The SSMU is planning a series of revisions to the SSMU Equity Policy next year.

Disability Awareness Week 2014


McGill's third Disability Awareness Week will be held March 24th to 28th 2014.  The OSD, and the MyAccess suite of services it offers, promote awareness and implementation of Universal Design (UD)...

Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design: Drafting a green blueprint for the future

Published: 20Mar2014

The first annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design will be held March 17-18 at le Centre Mont-Royal from 5:30-7:30 p.m.. Published on March 12, 2014 | McGill...

McGill's Electric Snowmobile Wins during the Clean Snowmobile Challenge

Published: 19Mar2014

McGill University of Montreal, Canada won the Zero Emissions, or electric, category of the challenge last weekend at Michigan Technological University's Keweenaw Research Center. Published on...

Pathogens could be freed from thawing permafrost, scientists warn

Published: 19Mar2014

French researchers are cautioning that the mining and drilling of northern regions could potentially free dormant pathogens out of the frozen soil. Published on March 4, 2014 | The Globe and...

10th Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Research Symposium


Hello dear Interdisciplinarians, Ever wonder what happens when you cross engineering with epidemiology, music with medicine or chemistry with computer science? Find out at the 10th...