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Animal Science Professor honoured by American Dairy Science Association

Mon, 2016-07-25 10:55

 

Congratulations to James McGill Professor Xin Zhao who received the 2016 West Agro Inc. Award from the American Dairy Science Association (ADSA).

The award is given to one individual each year "to recognize outstanding research of milk quality as affected by control of mastitis, management of milking, and practices in production of milk."

The award was presented at a ceremony during the annual meeting of the ADSA in Salt Lake City,  Utah.

 

 

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Just Work?: An Interactive Book Discussion with Aziz Choudry [Missionvale, South Africa]

Tue, 2016-07-26 17:00 - 20:00

CIVIC AGENCY & ENGAGED SCHOLARSHIP PROJECT PRESENTS

Just Work? Migrant Workers' Struggle Today, Edited by Aziz Choudry and Mondli Hlatshwayo

AN INTERACTIVE BOOK DISCUSSION, 26 July, 5pm-8pm

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Contact: RSVP
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Office Phone: 041 504 1319
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Helping our school-age children sleep better

Mon, 2016-07-25 10:26

"Reut Gruber, a psychologist who is an associate professor in the department of psychiatry at McGill University, where she is director of the Attention Behavior and Sleep Lab, said that there is a close association between sleep and a wide range of cognitive functions, including attention, executive function and memory. When children go to school, 'they need to pay attention and plan and follow instructions, all of which fall under executive function, which is very much affected by sleep,' she said."

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Chemical Society Seminar: Dr. Michael Ward - Stopping Crystal Growth in its Tracks: Pathways to Therapies for Pathological Crystallization

Tue, 2016-09-20 13:00 - 14:15
Maass Chemistry Building : Room 10, 801 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0B8

The crystal growth of conventional materials like silicon has been refined for decades and has led to textbook crystal growth models.

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Contact: Robin Rogers
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Source Site: /chemistry

Trump’s convention speech most negative in 40 years

Sat, 2016-07-23 09:11

Donald Trump’s speech Thursday night at the Republican National Convention was notable for its tone… That is the conclusion of a new analysis by McGill University [Political Science] PhD student Denver McNeney.  Washington Post 

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Downtime for Colombo ILL on Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Fri, 2016-07-22 16:15

Update, July 26, 10:50am: This morning's work on the Colombo ILL system is complete. There should be no more downtime. Please take note of the new Colombo ILL login URL: https://mcgill.vdxhost.com/zportal/zengine?VDXaction=HTTPXMLLogin.

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MBA学费越贵越吃香?

Fri, 2016-07-22 10:00

6年前,麦吉尔大学(McGill University)德桑特尔斯管理学院(Desautels Faculty of Management)做出了一个对加拿大商学院而言空前的决定,把MBA学费提高到足以负担该课程所需经费的水平。

Read full article: Pingxiaox, July 22, 2016

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Hydro One Appoints Torys LLP Senior Partner to Lead Legal Team

Fri, 2016-07-22 09:58

Hydro One Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment ofJames (Jamie) Scarlett as Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Hydro One Inc., effective September 1, 2016.

Mr. Scarlett earned his law degree (J.D.) from the University of Toronto in 1981 and his Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of McGill in 1975. 

Read full article: Money News, July 21, 2016

Source Site: /desautels

Hydro One appoints Scarlett EVP, chief legal officer

Fri, 2016-07-22 09:53

Hydro One Ltd. has appointed James Scarlett as executive vice-president and chief legal officer, effective Sept. 1, 2016.

...Mr. Scarlett earned his law degree (JD) from the University of Toronto in 1981 and his bachelor of commerce degree from the University of McGill in 1975. 

Read full article: Stockwatch, July 21, 2016 

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