Morneau advisers urge sweeping changes to cope with looming tech disruption

Published: 11Dec2017

Mr. Morneau has faced criticism this fall from business groups over proposed small-business tax changes set to take effect Jan. 1, and the government s appetite for undertaking further tax changes...

Le Devoir speaks to Nancy Heath regarding meditation in school curriculum

Published: 11Dec2017

Professor Nancy Heath, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to Le Devoir recently regarding her research on meditation for students in a school setting.

Being a musician can help you decipher language in loud environments 

Published: 11Dec2017

A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has shown that musical training helps people hear speech syllables in loud environments, and has shown how this happens....

Global ‘goo-goo’: What baby talk sounds like around the world

Published: 11Dec2017

Some scientists argue that baby talk not only helps infants acquire language, it helps parents form a positive emotional bond with their babies, said Linda Polka, a professor in the School of...

2D-CrystaLab selected for Centech Propulstion Program

Published: 10Dec2017

Dr. Ashwaq Al-Hashedi has had another success getting her company 2D CrystaLab off the ground. Following the success with the McGill X1 Accelerator program the company was recently selected for the...

Bird Protection Quebec @ Redpath Museum


Highlighting the centenary of North America's oldest amateur birding society, this exhibit features artifacts, bird lists, pins and notes from members of Bird Protection Quebec.

Bear's Santas @ Redpath Museum


Check out the new temporary exhibit of over 50 different Santas collected by Bear. Leave a message for Santa near the miniature village.  In Main entrance hall of the Museum.

Documentary film: People of a Feather


Featuring stunning footage from seven winters in the Arctic, People of a Feather takes you through time into the world of the Inuit on the Belcher Islands in Canada's Hudson Bay.