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Youth Gambling Centre launches 10th annual Holiday Lottery Campaign

Published: 11Dec2017

This year marks the tenth in which the International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviours at McGill University, and the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) have part

2018 Annual Conference - Who Pays for Canada? Taxes & Fairness

21Feb201818:00
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23Feb201819:00

For our 2018 conference, the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada turns its focus to a topic that has plenty of history in Canada: tax fairness.

Morneau advisers urge sweeping changes to cope with looming tech disruption

Published: 11Dec2017

Mr. Morneau has faced criticism this fall from business groups over proposed small-business tax changes set to take effect Jan. 1, and the government s appetite for undertaking further tax changes...

Le Devoir speaks to Nancy Heath regarding meditation in school curriculum

Published: 11Dec2017

Professor Nancy Heath, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to Le Devoir recently regarding her research on meditation for students in a school setting.

Being a musician can help you decipher language in loud environments 

Published: 11Dec2017

A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has shown that musical training helps people hear speech syllables in loud environments, and has shown how this happens....

Global ‘goo-goo’: What baby talk sounds like around the world

Published: 11Dec2017

Some scientists argue that baby talk not only helps infants acquire language, it helps parents form a positive emotional bond with their babies, said Linda Polka, a professor in the School of...

2D-CrystaLab selected for Centech Propulstion Program

Published: 10Dec2017

Dr. Ashwaq Al-Hashedi has had another success getting her company 2D CrystaLab off the ground. Following the success with the McGill X1 Accelerator program the company was recently selected for the...

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