Appearing today before the National Assembly Education Commission, McGill University stressed the need for additional funding as it moves forward with its academic and facilities strategic plan.
McGill University regrets to inform the community that a tragic automobile accident late Friday afternoon near Trois-Rivières, Quebec, has claimed the lives of two McGill management students and has left three other students seriously injured in hospital in Trois-Rivières.
Maria Petrucci-Samija, PhD'99, is at the forefront of R&D in the science of harnessing photons for practical uses. MIT's prestigious Technology Review says she is one of the world's top innovators under 35; Colin Hill, MSc'98, also made the cut.
The doomsayers may be right: our children may not inherit a bountiful and green world.
Four McGill faculty members are among the seven researchers receiving the 2004 Prix de la recherche of Acfas (Association francophone pour le savoir).
Dinosaurs and Neanderthals will soon be reproduced in chalk at McGill. On October 1, students from the University's Department of Integrated Studies in Education will be using coloured sidewalk chalk to draw a timeline chronicling the history of Earth and its living things.
Independent research teams based at Northwestern University in the U.S. and at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) in Canada are reporting similar findings about a rare and potentially life-threatening form of anemia known as antibody-associated pure red-cell aplasia (PRCA).
"Newman and Ex Corde Ecclesiae: The Church & the University," by Ian Ker, Oxford University, and the inaugural Claude Ryan Lecture in Catholic Social Thought: "Secularity & the Anthropological Problem," by F. Russell Hittinger.
For the second year in a row, scholars from around the world, all with communications backgrounds, are coming to McGill for nine months to enlarge their understanding of the world and work on effecting positive change.
Funding for the CIHR Group in Medical Genetics was recently renewed for another five years, starting today.