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Fossil Free Canada Convergence keynote address

Fri, 2014-11-07 19:00
Concordia University, H-110 Alumni Auditorium : 1455 de maisonneuve Blvd. W

On Friday, November 7th Fossil Free Canada invites you to join them for an evening of discussions, stories, and plans for action to stop pipeline and tar sands expansion in Quebec and the rest of Canada.

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Health and Wellness Fair for Faculty & Staff

Fri, 2014-10-31 11:30 - 14:00
New Residence Hall : 3625 avenue du Parc Montreal Quebec Canada , H2X 3P8

Get the latest health and wellness information from over 25 wellness exhibitors from within and outside the McGill community. 

Test your nutritional knowledge.

Take a 10 minute Chair Yoga break.

Have your blood pressure checked.

Test your memory skills. Healthy snacks, quizzes, raffles and so much more! 

Free gift bag for the first 200 visitors.

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McGill to study shared-space model for cycling

Sun, 2014-10-26 23:16

McGill will conduct research on the concept of adopting a shared-space model that could pave the way to allow cycling on the downtown campus under certain conditions, after the senior administration accepted the recommendations put forward by a Working Group tasked with addressing the question of cycling on campus.

October 14, 2014 | McGill Reporter

by: McGill Reporter Staff

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SPOKES: Students Pursuing Opportunities & Knowledge in Environment & Sustainability

Sun, 2014-11-02 10:00 - 15:30
University Centre : Ballroom, 3480 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E7

This year’s edition of SPOKES will be held Sunday, November 2nd, 10:00AM-3:30PM in the SSMU Ballroom.

This free conference strives to bring together existing and potential sustainability champions in a collaborative environment.

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Meatless Mondays

Mon, 2014-11-10 12:00 - 14:00
Royal Victoria College (RVC) Residence : 3425 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A8

Come by the Health and Wellness booth today at RVC (12:00pm -2:00 pm) and learn more about the health benefits of eating plant proteins!

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Meatless Mondays

Mon, 2014-11-03 12:00 - 14:00
Royal Victoria College (RVC) Residence : 3425 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A8

Come by the Health and Wellness booth today at RVC (12:00pm -2:00 pm) and learn more about the health benefits of eating plant proteins!

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Meatless Mondays

Mon, 2014-10-27 12:00 - 14:00
Royal Victoria College (RVC) Residence : 3425 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A8

Come by the Health and Wellness booth today at RVC (12:00pm -2:00 pm) and learn more about the health benefits of eating plant proteins!

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Sustainability F̶R̶I̶D̶A̶Y̶ Thursday!: October 2014 Edition

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:00 - 18:00
Faculty Club : Billards Room, 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5

What better way to spend the last Thursday afternoon of the month than chatting about sustainability with your colleagues? Come share a drink, a snack and a conversation with McGill community members at the Faculty Club! These events provide a great way to catch up on the latest sustainability happenings and hatch exciting new plans.

Theme: Applied Student Research

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Consent Week Events

Wed, 2014-10-22 12:03 - Fri, 2014-10-24 12:03
DC - Downtown Campus Central Sector : 845 Sherbrook Street West, Montreal, QC , H3A 0G4

McGill is launching its first #ConsentMcGill Campaign from October 20 to 24, 2014 at the downtown campus and from October 22-24 at Macdonald campus!

#ConsentMcGill is an educational campaign to increase campus understanding of consent, as it applies to sexual activity and to our day-to-day lives.

Developed in collaboration with students, faculty and staff, #ConsentMcGill will discuss the three main aspects of consent: Asking, Listening and Respecting one another.

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McGill renews its approach to sustainability with Vision 2020

Tue, 2014-10-21 12:00

On Oct. 16, McGill University launched the Vision 2020 Sustainability Strategy, a blueprint for increasing social, economic, and environmental sustainability in the McGill community. Over a hundred and fifty students attended the launch event at the Y-intersection last Thursday afternoon.

Oct. 21, 2014 | The McGill Tribune

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