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U.S. TURNS CORNER ON URBAN SPRAWL

McGill Newsroom | June 15, 2015

Christopher Barrington-Leigh of McGill University in Montreal measured sprawl by looking at construction of streets and how many roads meet at intersections to form corners or nodes.

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Published: 2Jul2015

Super Science Doc @ Redpath Museum: The Chocolate Farmer

19Jul201515:00
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Redpath Museum In Room 200 or Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA

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U3 project wins Honorable Mention in NYC Sky Condo - New York City Farm Tower competition

Andrew Grant and Justin Hung received an Honorable Mention in the NYC Sky Condo - New York City Farm Tower competition, an international, open competition organized by AWR. The project Meat City was developed in ARCH 406 (U3 studio) with Profs.

Published: 29Jun2015

Mechanical Engineering Colloquium: Dr Annie Ruimi

8Jul201511:00
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Macdonald Engineering Building Room 267, 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C3, CA

Dr Annie Ruimi from Texas A&M University at Qatar will present a talk entitled Dynamics of filaments for surgical applications.

McGill’s Edible Campus / Le jardin du campus comestible

7Jul201511:00
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Redpath Museum Meet on the front steps., 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA


  Visite guidée/ guided visit of / de McGill’s Edible Campus / Le jardin du campus comestible

2015 Tongji International Construction Festival

The School of Architecture team took second prize at the recently completed 2015 Tongji International Construction Festival and "Ablues Design" Corrugated Cardboard Design and Construction Competition in Shanghai. The students' project - "PoP-Up Shelter" - featured a deployable shape-changing structure with potential use as an emergency shelter. The McGill team consisted of Ariela Lenetsky, Camille Charest, Merit Shokry, Jennifer Jiang, Sara D'amato and Aldrich Leahy, and were led by Adjunct Professor Howard Davies.

Published: 11Jun2015

RETScreen: Cleaner Energy Decisions

28Aug201517:30
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McConnell Engineering Building Room 13, 3480 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E9, CA

A parade of honours

The 2015 Wighton Fellowship Award was awarded to Dr Amar Sabih for his exceptional and innovative contribution to the instruction of laboratory-based, undergraduate engineering courses in Canada. The fellowship is funded by a generous endowment from the late Dr J.L. Wighton, a professor with a commitment to the laboratory component of engineering curricula. In cooperation with the National Council of Deans of Engineering and Applied Science (NCDEAS) and the Sandford Fleming Foundation, the fellowship was formed in 1986.

Published: 11Jun2015

Pour le mois d'archeologie: Hands-on Archaeology Dig / Fouille archéologique

9Aug201514:00
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Redpath Museum Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA

Immerse yourself in a hands-on, interactive archaeological dig led by Michelle Della Corte (Concordia University, Classics and Archeology), recently returned from a dig in Argilos, Greece.

Teaching the business of sustainability

A team led by Steve Maguire, Director of the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) , has been named winner of the 2014 Dr. Alfred N. and Lynn Manos Page Prize for Integration of Sustainability Issues in Business Curricula, for conceiving and implementing the new Managing for Sustainability Major and Concentration (MSUS) programs for Bachelor of Commerce students at McGill.

Published: 5Jun2015

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