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The Rohingya minority in Myanmar

Mon, 2016-02-08 17:30 - 19:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (NCDH 100), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Participate in a fascinating discussion on the situation of the Rohingya minority in Myanmar. Experts are questioning whether genocide is being perpetrated against this Muslim minority, which is persecuted and deprived of many rights. 

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Japan adopts negative interest rate

Fri, 2016-01-29 16:06

"In a surprise move, the Bank of Japan has introduced a negative interest rate. The benchmark rate of -0.1% means that commercial banks will be charged by the central bank for some deposits." (Source: BBC)

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Contact: Vincent Allaire
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Mobile Phone: 514-704-6693
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RGCS Lecture, Jenna Bednar, "Upside-Down Federalism"

Thu, 2016-02-04 16:30 - 18:00
Leacock Building : 232, 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2T7

The Research Group on Constitutional Studies Lecture Series presents

Jenna Bednar
Professor, Department of Political Science 

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Laura Stone featured in the Globe and Mail

Fri, 2016-01-29 15:03

"While doctors should still weigh the potential negative consequences of opioid use before prescribing these drugs, the study findings on their own don’t provide enough evidence to suggest physicians should change how they treat pain," said Laura Stone, a researcher at McGill University.

Read the article here

Source Site: /dent-biomedical

Summer 2016 - Employment Opportunity - Course Lecturers

Fri, 2016-01-29 14:47

Summer 2016 – Course Lecturers – Job Posting

The Department of Art History and Communication Studies invites applications for Course Lecturers to teach a course during summer 2016.

Source Site: /ahcs

Continuous glucose sensor integration in the external artificial pancreas

Tue, 2016-02-02 15:00 - 16:00
Burnside Hall : Room 107, 805 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0B9
Price: Free for ISS Students

The NSERC CREATE Training program in Integrated Sensor Systems is proud to present a seminar on 'Continuous glucose sensor integration in the external artificial pancreas' by Prof. Benoit Boulet

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PhD Oral Defense: Bacillus subtilis B26, a plant growth promoter and drought protector of grasses

Wed, 2016-02-24 09:15
Parasitology Building : Room P-117, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9


PhD Oral Defense of François Gagné-Bourque, Plant Science.

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Dr. Audrey Dangoumau winner of the Tony Proudfoot Fellowship

Fri, 2016-01-29 14:23

The Tony Proudfoot Training Fellowship in ALS research at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital supports promising young scientists at the master’s, doctoral and post-doctoral level who wish to undertake research projects that specifically focus on ALS.

This year, the winner of the Tony Proudfoot Fellowship is Dr. Audrey Dangoumau.  Audrey recently completed her PhD thesis under the supervision of Pr. Patrick Vourc’h at the University of Tours, in France. Her PhD research revealed the importance of SUMOylation in the formation of aggregates with SOD1 mutation.

Source Site: /neuro
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Des révélations contredisent Péladeau

Fri, 2016-01-29 13:20

 « C’est à cause de la loi du Canada et du Québec, qui n’oblige pas les compagnies à rendre publiques les informations sur leur structure [d’affaires] et sur la circulation de leurs revenus », a justifié Allison Christians, professeure en droit fiscal à l’Université McGill. Le Devoir

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