Some of our faculty members are involved in the organizing of Pacifichem 2015 symposia in Honolulu on Dec 15-20. Submit an abstract before April 3 or register (early bird rate) before October 15 and join us there!
The Faculty of Law welcomes Associate Professor Cally Jordan, Melbourne Law School (Australia).
Brain activation study helps to diagnose concussions in children and youths
Title: “Role of ion exchangers in secretion by human airway epithelium”
Women at McGill serve in many key roles: from teaching and research, to senior administration and providing key university services. What are the experiences of women in these fields?
Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Case Competition Promotes Cross-Faculty Collaboration
On January 16-17, 2015, the Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM), CREATE in Green Chemistry, and the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED), jointly a workshop and case competition on Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry.
Generously funded by the Dean, this competition celebrates excellence in the art of writing about music in the different genres in which it unfolds. Papers in each genre are judged on the basis of the criteria that distinguish each as the “best of its kind.” When comparing across genres the panel emphasized the quality and presentation of ideas, with special emphasis this year on the originality of methodological approaches and contribution to the discipline. The papers are judged by an inter-disciplinary panel.
Work Your BA Jan. 15-30, 2015 So…“What are you going to do after you graduate?!”
Over the past year, a record 266 companies have spun off divisions in a trend bankers are calling “Spinmania.” If history is any guide, about 35 of those deals will have leaked undetected to inside traders.
A new study by a team of finance professors suggests one in eight corporate spinoffs and divestments in the U.S. between 1996 and the end of 2013 was preceded by suspicious trading in options markets. The Securities and Exchange Commission hasn’t brought a single case relating to such trading then or since, according to the report, due to be published later this month.