Thanks to the numerous supporters, this novel fundraising event held by McGill MBA students for Santropol Roulant raised over $1,000 in less than three hours.
Professor Peter Christoffersen wins award from the International Journal of Accounting and the KPMG & University of Illinois Business Measurement Research Program
The award was one of six given through a competition for papers on financial risk management and disclosure. A panel of reviewers from academia and KPMG evaluated submitted papers based on contribution and the quality of the research.
Lioudmila Krassiouk is the winner of the Dean's Medal for Great Distinction in the MBA Program. This medal is awarded to the graduating student with the highest overall average in MBA II. On behalf of the Faculty of Management and the MBA Office, we congratulate Lioudmila on her outstanding achievement.
Professor Mark Mortensen receives prestigious William H. Newman Award at Academy of Management Conference
At the 2004 Academy of Management Conference, Professor Mark Mortensen received the prestigious conference-wide William H. Newman Award for single-authored papers based on a dissertation.
A 26-member contingent of current and former McGill University students will be taking part at the Summer Olympic Games in Athens.
For the second year in a row, McGill University has ranked first overall in the category of "Campus race/class relations friendliest" in The Princeton Review's annual college guide, The Best 357 Colleges. Also, according to the 2005 Fiske Guide to Colleges, McGill is "the Canadian university best known south of the border."
Roméo Dallaire has been invited by the Université du Nouveau Monde, in conjunction with McGill University's Quebec Studies Program, to deliver a major lecture on August 21. Retired Lieutenant-General Dallaire, the former commander of the peacekeeping forces in Rwanda during the genocide, will deliver a lecture, in French, on conflict, globalization and the role of nations in peacetime.
MUHC warns renovations to Emergency Department of Montreal General Hospital may increase waiting times
Extensive renovations are underway to the Emergency Department at the Montreal General Hospital. These renovations are expected to take a year to complete and will result in a much-needed modernization of the ER.
Researchers show HIV patients may be infected with more than one type of HIV: HIV superinfection.
At the 2004 annual conference of the Canadian Library Association, held in Victoria in June, Projet TRAP (Projet de traitement partagé – sharing cataloguing), initiated by the CREPUQ Working Group on Cataloguing, received two awards: the OCLC Canada/Canadian Library Association Award for Resource Sharing and the Canadian Association of College and University Libraries (CACUL) Innovation Achievement Award. The Working Group includes McGill cataloguing librarian Pat Riva.