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Hult Prize accelerator preps competitors for $1M

Gabe Mott said competing for the Hult Prize has opened opportunities for his McG

Written by Christina Reinwald
Published by August 15, 2013 | Boston Globe

"The problem: finding a high-quality source of protein for hundreds of millions of people that can be raised quickly, without consuming a lot of land, water, and other resources.

Published: 15Aug2013

We need to think innovatively about neighbourhoods

Interview with Avi Friedman on his book Innovative Houses

Published on August 3, 2013 | ArchSupply

"Past approaches no longer sustain new demands and require innovative thinking. The need for a new outlook is propelled by fundamental changes that touch upon environmental, economic and social aspects.

Published: 12Aug2013

Sustainable Barbecue at Mac Campus

15Aug2013
Centennial Centre Outside, 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA
Sustainable BBQ Poster | Mac Campus August 15

Since the Sustainability Projects Fund's inception many projects have been successfully implemented to further green McGill.

Food for Thought

Aired on July 23, 2013 | CBC News

Most chefs don't have the luxury of talking to a farmer once a day to find what product is ripe or ready in the next few weeks , but four years ago Executive Chef Olivier Volpi turned to McGill's Farm at Macdonald Campus in an effort to go local.

Published: 25Jul2013

The Greening of Canadian Campuses

Written by Elaine Smith
Published on July 21, 2013 | the New York Times

"Sustainability has become more than a fashionable buzzword on Canadian campuses; it has become enshrined both in university policy and in daily student life. McGill’s Sustainability Projects Fund, for example, imposes a student fee of 50 Canadian cents per credit that is matched by the university.

Published: 25Jul2013

Le buzz des abeilles abeille abeille

Edited by Agence Science-Presse
Published on July 17, 2013 | D'Autray l'action

Published: 22Jul2013

A queen bee comes calling

Written by Corinne Ton That
Published on July 17, 2013 | the Montreal Gazette

"The santropol roulant collective creates a new colony in one of its hives as part of a downtown beekeeping project. Simon Chauvette and Bree Akesson make their way to the rooftop of McGill University's engineering building with a tiny queen in hand.

Published: 22Jul2013

Mission: sauver l’inuktitut

Published on July 8, 2013 | le Devoir (La Presse canadienne)

"L’inuktitut a longtemps été considéré comme l’une des langues autochtones canadiennes qui se portent le mieux, mais un récent rapport laisse penser que son avenir n’est pas si radieux au Québec.

Published: 22Jul2013

Mission: sauver l’inuktitut

Published on July 8, 2013 | le Devoir (La Presse canadienne)

"L’inuktitut a longtemps été considéré comme l’une des langues autochtones canadiennes qui se portent le mieux, mais un récent rapport laisse penser que son avenir n’est pas si radieux au Québec.

Published: 22Jul2013

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