McGill's Spring 2006 Convocation ceremonies for the downtown campus will take place on the lower field, west of the Roddick Gates, from Monday, May 29, to Thursday, June 1, inclusive; parking restrictions will be in effect for that period. Please click on "Details" for more information.
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the CMS info session to be held on August 15 in room 151 of the Bronfman Building has been postponed till late September. If you require any assistance, please feel free to contact our office at 514-398-1030 or by email (cms [dot] conted [at] mcgill [dot] ca). We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
On April 11, Professor Henry Mintzberg was awarded the 2006 Prix Gérard-Parizeau. Created in 2000 by the Fonds Gérard-Parizeau, the prize is awarded to a professor or researcher for the exceptional merit of his research work in finance, economics or history. Professor Mintzberg was nominated for his outstanding, insightful research that has deepened the understanding of managing all types of organizations -- business, governmental and voluntary, large and small, local and international; his exploration of the nature of managerial work across sectors and across the world; and his passion for developing reflective managers who learn from themselves and each other.
Cleghorn Professor of Management Studies Henry Mintzberg has been awarded this year's Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prize in the Social Sciences and Humanities for his outstanding lifetime and ongoing contribution to the cultural and intellectual life of Canada.
On May 29, Professor Dominique Schnapper will deliver a talk on the relationship between citizenship and diversity.
Jean-François Courville, BCom'91, President and CEO, State Street Canada, Toronto, is on the Globe and Mail's Top 40 Under 40 list.