Big News

Our New Arts Faculty Members

15 Sep 2017

We are thrilled to welcome 16 new tenure track professors to the Faculty of Arts. Working in a broad range of disciplines, and with backgrounds across the Social Sciences and Humanities, we look...

Engaging McGill Students in Quebec Language and Culture

25 Aug 2017

With Montreal named the best city in the world for students, there’s no question why McGill has one of the most diverse and international student bodies of any university in Canada. But are our...

What’s in a Symbol? Taking Representation and Visibility Seriously on Campus and in Curricula

10 Jul 2017

In just two months, McGill has made many aesthetic changes on and around our downtown campus. Flags of the world frame both sides of the Roddick Gates, and twelve sculptures inspired by the...

Helping Graduate Students Go the Extra Mile

7 Jul 2017

Few can say they’ve spent their entire adulthood studying and working in one place. At yet, here at McGill, we have Kendall and Faith Wallis – both multiple McGill alumni – who have called the...

Writing Through Transition

8 Jun 2017

When political science Professor Juliet Johnson was in high school, she wanted to be a biochemist. In fact, she’s pretty sure the reason she was accepted into Stanford was because she won the...

Charmaine Nelson to Bring Black Canadian History to Harvard

25 May 2017

"Canadians tend not to know our history very well," says Charmaine Nelson, the only black Professor of Art History in Canada. Recently appointed the 2017-2018 William Lyon Mackenzie King Chair for...


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