McGill University divests from direct holdings in Carbon Underground 200 fossil-fuel companies; announces new socially responsible investment commitments

Published: 15 December 2023

McGill University will divest from all direct holdings in fossil-fuel companies listed in the Carbon Underground 200 (CU200) for implementation in 2024 and completion in 2025 – one of eight...

McGill calls on Premier Legault to reverse decision, citing devastating effects on Quebec and the University

Published: 14 December 2023

McGill is calling on Premier François Legault to immediately reverse the government measures released today and go back to the drawing board....

More than $900,000 for genomically-driven sustainable agriculture research at McGill

Published: 13 December 2023

On December 12, the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, announced an investment of $41 million for genomics research under Genome Canada's...

Tuition for Canadian students outside Quebec

Published: 10 December 2023

Bishop’s, Concordia and McGill universities are submitting to the Quebec government an enhanced version of their proposal, Proposed improvements to the new tuition model for students outside Quebec

The John Peters Humphrey archive added to the Canada Memory of the World Register

Published: 7 December 2023

To mark the 75th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (December 10, 1948), McGill University and the Canadian Commission for UNESCO are pleased to announce the...

Elsy Zavarce, new CIRM member

Published: 5 December 2023

Elsy Zavarce is a doctoral candidate at Concordia University in the Department of Art Education, as well as a visual artist working on the sense of community and the built environment through...

What skin piercings can teach us about environmental change

Published: 4 December 2023

In a new study from McGill University, researchers bring science into an unexpected setting: a tattoo parlor. In this first characterization of the human piercing microbiome, the uniquely human...

A first look inside Li-ion batteries

Published: 4 December 2023

What if you could charge your electric vehicle in the same amount of time it takes to fill a tank of gas?...


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