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  • Farm Management and Technology Program
  • Macdonald Campus

Macdonald Innovation & Entrepreneurship Creative Collaboration Drop-In

31 Oct 2018 15:00
15:30
DROP-IN ... and BE a part of what’s happening in Innovation and Entrepreneurship on the Mac campus! Ask questions, share ideas, meet fellow innovators, exchange resources, light snacks served 

Fall schedule:

Wednesdays, from 3:00-3:30 PM in Raymond Building R1-042

Oct 31 - Ghosts and goblins: roadblocks to successful innovation

Nov 7 - Seed money: costs of starting up

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Cultural Ecosystem Services, Relational Values, and Decision-making

1 Nov 2018 11:30

Welcome to the 2018-19 iteration of the Department of Natural Resource Sciences Seminar Series. The theme this year is "Environmental Biology". We have a great slate of speakers for the Fall, listed below.

All seminars occur in the Faculty Lounge at 11:30am. Everyone is welcome to attend. Coffee and snacks will be served, so please bring your coffee cup.

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PhD Oral Defence: The role of biochar in enhancing safe use of untreated wastewater in agriculture

1 Nov 2018 13:15

PhD Oral Defence of Christopher Nzediegwu, Bioresource Engineering

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PhD Oral Defence: Bioavailability of polyphenols extracted from fruit pomace using green technologies

5 Nov 2018 13:15

PhD Oral Defence of Viviane Bélair, Bioresource Engineering

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Lister Family Engaged Science Photography Workshop Series III

5 Nov 2018 15:00
16:30

Three interactive workshops explore the challenges of photography in various scientific workplaces: presentation/meeting, laboratory and plants. Join us for 1, 2 or all 3 workshops and discover the power of photography to tell your science story! Improve your science photos with professional photographer and instructor Avi Charszan of Red Button PHOTO.

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Ontario Veterinary College & Graduate Education-UGuelph Presentation

5 Nov 2018 16:30
17:30

Come and listen to our guest speaker Elizabeth Lowenger from Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph. Interested in Veterinary Medicine? Guelph is ranked #1 in Canada. The deadline dates for vet school applications are early in the new year.

Not from Ontario or Canada? Come and learn how you can benefit from their very generous fee structures. Ask questions on how your DVM from OVC can be accredited throughout Canada and beyond.

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Prepping for your Lit Review: Organizing, Summarizing, and Critiquing Studies

6 Nov 2018 13:00
14:30

Feel overwhelmed by the amount of papers you found for your literature review?  Learn how to efficiently keep track of authors’ relevant points, and critically comment on the literature so that your own voice shines through when writing your review.

Please contact Giovanna Badia at giovanna.badia [at] mcgill.ca if you have any questions about this workshop.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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PhD Oral Defence: Impact of Brassica juncea L. biofumigation on annual weed ecology and population dynamics in organic soil

7 Nov 2018 09:15

PhD Oral Defence of Maxime Lefebvre, Plant Science.

Biofumigation is an innovative technique to control soilborne pests and weeds via a mass release of isothiocyanates (ITCs) in soil. The project focused on assessment of weed species susceptibility, surviving weed responses, and key population dynamic process changes in response to allelochemicals generated during biofumigation.

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Macdonald Innovation & Entrepreneurship Creative Collaboration Drop-In

7 Nov 2018 15:00
15:30
DROP-IN ... and BE a part of what’s happening in Innovation and Entrepreneurship on the Mac campus! Ask questions, share ideas, meet fellow innovators, exchange resources, light snacks served 

Fall schedule:

Wednesdays, from 3:00-3:30 PM in Raymond Building R1-042

Nov 7 - Seed money: costs of starting up

Nov 14 - Spotlight on startups:  guest startup to be confirmed

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Food for Thought Lecture Series.Is there plastic in your drinking water and other consumer products?

7 Nov 2018 19:00
20:30

Our 5th Food for Thought Lecture for 2018 will feature a look at plastics and how we can change things, with Professor and Canada Research Chair in Biocolloids and Surfaces Nathalie Tufenkji,  (Chemical Engineering).

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Rembrance Day Ceremony

8 Nov 2018 10:15

Please join us on Thursday, November 8, 2018, as the FAES and its campus neighbours - John Abbott College and Macdonald High School - mark Remembrance Day (#CanadaRemembers) with a procession and ceremony on the Memorial Field (in front of the Raymond Building). They will be joined by Veterans from the Ste-Anne's Veterans' Hospital.

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4 O'Clock Forum seminar

8 Nov 2018 16:00

The Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at Macdonald Campus has tremendous expertise and opportunities for innovations in research on agriculture, the environment, health, food, nutrition, pests and parasites, including from a biotechnology perspective. However, there are limited opportunities for faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to share their common interests in these areas....

PhD Oral Defence: The essential role of RBP7910 with Z-DNA domains in U-indel editing

12 Nov 2018 13:15

PhD Oral Defence of Najmeh Nikpour, Parasitology

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EndNote Essentials

14 Nov 2018 13:00
14:30

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Macdonald Innovation & Entrepreneurship Creative Collaboration Drop-In

14 Nov 2018 15:00
15:30
DROP-IN ... and BE a part of what’s happening in Innovation and Entrepreneurship on the Mac campus! Ask questions, share ideas, meet fellow innovators, exchange resources, light snacks served 

Fall schedule:

Wednesdays, from 3:00-3:30 PM in Raymond Building R1-042

Nov 14 - Spotlight on startups:  guest startup to be confirmed

Nov 21 - Pitching your venture

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