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Little Liars: Children’s Developing Concept of Truth and Lies and the Implications for Child Witness Testimony

Thu, 2015-11-19 14:06

Recently, Dr. Victoria Talwar’s 4-year-old was caught standing in suspicious circumstances. He was hiding behind the pantry door, but when questioned about what he was doing, he took on an air of complete innocence. “Were you eating one of the cookies?” –one of the forbidden cookies that he had been told he could not have. The 4-year-old shook his head “No!” but there was a chocolate smear around his lips. When questioned about these marks on his face, the 4-year-old paused and his mind feverishly searched for a reply. Finally, the answer came in a sigh “Dirt!

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Dr. Brigitte Kieffer "Opioid receptors in addiction and mood disorders: a neurobiology perspective"

Mon, 2015-11-30 12:00 - 13:00
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 1345, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6

Dr. Brigitte Kieffer

Scientific Director, Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University
Chair, Monique H. Bourgeois in Pervasive Developmental Disorders

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Update: McGill Lecturer Wins Translation Prize

Thu, 2015-11-19 09:25

Debbie Blythe, a translator and lecturer at the McGill School of Continuing Studies' Translation and Written Communication unit, has been awarded the Cole Foundation Prize for Translation - French to English. Blythe received the award in recognition for her work on Turkey and the Armenian Ghost: On the Trail of the Genocide. The prize was awarded as part of the Quebec Writers' Federation QWF Literary Awards, the most important literary event of the year for Quebec English-language writers and readers. 

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CIHR Project Scheme

Wed, 2015-11-25 14:00 - 16:00

McGill's Office of Sponsored Research will be holding an information session on CIHR’s Project Scheme.

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The Most Powerful Entrepreneurs in Canada

Thu, 2015-11-19 11:22

Who’s really calling the shots in Canada? Every year, Canadian Business compiles a list of the Power 50, the dealmakers, financiers, entrepreneurs and CEO whisperers who are shaping the way we do business now.

50. Imran Ahmed
Founder, Business of Fashion 
Built a huge following in a $1-trillion industry

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CIS Top 8 Academic All-Canadians honoured at Rideau Hall

Thu, 2015-11-19 11:14

The Canadian Interuniversity Sport student-athletes announced last month (Oct. 21) as Top Eight Academic All-Canadians for the 2014-2015 season were honoured in Ottawa on Monday morning.

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Examination period for 4th year Medical students. (MCC)...

Mon, 2015-05-04 (All day) - Fri, 2015-05-15 (All day)

Examination period for 4th year Medical students. (Medical Council of Canada Qualifying Exam Part 1.) Subject to change.

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Nouveau président à la tête du conseil d'administration de la Fondation de l'ITHQ

Thu, 2015-11-19 11:05

Le conseil d'administration de la Fondation de l'ITHQ est heureux d'annoncer la nomination de M. Guy Larivée, président-directeur général de l'entreprise Hector Larivée, à titre de président du conseil.

Read full article: CNW, November 16, 2015



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