Faculty of Arts

[OPINION] Work soft not hard: the case for soft skills and an Arts education

13 Jan 2020

In 2015, 26 universities in Japan went to the extent of closing their social science departments to promote a “more practical vocational education that better anticipates the needs of society”. In...

Service Milestones

13 Jan 2020

On Tuesday December 17th at the Faculty of Arts Holiday Brunch, Dean Antonia Maioni presented service pins to Faculty and Staff for their years of service. Please see below the list of faculty and...

Canada and Israel Summer Exchange Course

16 Dec 2019

This POLI 339 Special Topics In Comparative Politics course will offer a comparison of the political systems of Canada and Israel. The course will cover the following topics:

Jessica Coon named Director of the Mellon-funded Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative

3 Dec 2019

All rights reservedThis past summer, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awarded a US$1.25-million grant to McGill University, in support of a new Indigenous Studies and Community Engagement Initiative...

Robert F. Rhodes: Numata Visiting Professor

3 Dec 2019

All rights reservedSince the 1999-2000 academic year, this visiting professorship program has brought distinguished scholars from around the world to teach a course on Buddhism. However, this is...

Department of East Asian Studies welcomes three new professors

20 Nov 2019

Earlier this semester, McGill welcomed three professors to the East Asian Studies Department. Kimberly Chung, Maria Hwang, and Rongdao Lai have diverse backgrounds and experiences that are opening...