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MISC Indigenous Studies Undergraduate Program Launch

10Dec201417:00
Faculty Club 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA

The McGill Institute for the Study of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of our Indigenous Studies undergraduate program.

On Wednesday, December 10, please join them for our opening ceremony, speeches, and celebration.

Sustainability F̶R̶I̶D̶A̶Y̶ Thursday!: October 2014 Edition

30Oct201416:00
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18:00
Faculty Club Billards Room, 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA

Information Session on Future Earth Secretariat [Second Edition]

28Oct201414:00
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15:30
Stewart Biology Building Room W4/12, 1205 avenue du Docteur-Penfield, Montreal, QC, H3A 1B1, CA

 

Vision 2020 Sustainability Strategy Launch

16Oct201412:00
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On Thursday, October 16th, 12:00-4:00pm, McGill will celebrate the launch of the Vision 2020 Sustainability Strategy!

 

ECOLE Launch Party!

3Oct201417:00
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19:00
University 3559 3559 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B1, CA

ECOLE LAUNCH

MERS: McGill Engineering Research Showcase

8Oct201415:00
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18:00
Trottier Building Lobby, 3630 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C6, CA

McGill Engineering Research Showcase - MERS

The McGill Engineering Research Showcase is a forum for industry to connect with our graduate students and faculty and in addition it is a showcase and celebration of our E

Pow Wow marks colourful end to successful Indigenous Awareness Week

McGill’s fourth annual Indigenous Awareness Week came to a lively, colourful close on Friday, Sept. 19, with dancers dressed in traditional costumes performing an inter-tribal dance during the Pow Wow on the lower campus field in front of dozens of smiling spectators. Even as the sounds of the drums faded and the dust settled on the dance floor, the weeklong event was being touted as a rousing success.

Sept. 24, 2014 | The Reporter

by: Neale McDevitt

Published: 28Sep2014

Thousands meet at Lafontaine Park to push leaders on environment

Thousands of environmentally-minded demonstrators assembled at Lafontaine Park Sunday to make a passionate appeal prior to Tuesday’s United Nation Climate Summit in New York.

Sept 21, 2014 | CTV News Montréal

The New York meeting aims to set the table for a crucial Paris conference to be held at the end of 2015 and environmentalists met in hopes that they'd embolden politicians to push for real change.

Published: 25Sep2014

Microplastic pollution discovered in St. Lawrence River sediments

Previously undocumented in North American rivers, concentrations of microplastic particles in the St. Lawrence are as high as has been observed in the world's most contaminated marine sediments.

Sept. 18, 2014 | Phys.org

Published: 23Sep2014

Protests aim to bring attention to need to act on climate change

Dr. Catherine Potvin is a climate scientist in McGill University’s Department of Biology, at the school in Montreal, Thursday, September 18, 2014. On September 21 she will speak at Montreal’s version of the People’s Climate March, a global event billed to be the biggest climate protest in history.

Sept. 7, 2014 | The Gazette

by: Michelle Lalonde

McGill University professor Catherine Potvin will be doing something this Sunday that she has never done before.

Published: 23Sep2014

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