In May 2004, the Senate Committee on Physical Development (SCPD) unanimously adopted a resolution to create a Task Force at McGill University to develop a framework for recommending to the SCPD revisions to McGill's building design standards to include "green building standards."
What new McGill program is no one talking about? Just because it may be uncouth to discuss in polite company and may not be the subject of conversations around the water cooler, we know that many of you will welcome the McGill 2004-05 Washrooms Improvement Program!
This year, Building Services of the Department of Facilities Management and Development offers a fast, easy and environmentally friendly way to rid your office of unwanted equipment and other bulky items with its new "Clean and Green" service.
McGill University's Department of Translation Studies has just launched a call for participation in the second international colloquium on localization.
Tu 20 July at 12:00, A-101. Tom Churcher, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, London. Title: "Density dependence in helminth transmission; its influence over the spread of anthelmintic resistance."
Mo 30 Aug 2004, 11:30 am, R4-047. Joe Nabhan: "A functional study of the essential 26S proteasome subunit POH1"
The Executive Committee of the Board of Governors approved, at its meeting of June 28, 2004, the appointment of Professor William F. Foster of the Faculty of Law to the position of Associate Provost (Faculty).
Dr Jacques Hurtubise has been appointed Associate Vice-Principal (Research), effective August 1, 2004.
McGill Summer Studies is looking for volunteer families to host a "homestay weekend" in August for Japanese university students attending McGill's Summer Intensive English Program.
McGill University has lost a friend and a close ally of its Department of Translation Studies.