Christopher Plummer, Pierre Jeanniot and Dominique Schnapper among McGill honorary degree recipients.
Please be advised that on Thursday, May 11, the Web Service Group of ISR is moving to a new location: 550 Sherbrooke Street West, suite 780.
If you're interested in organizing your references and creating hassle-free formatted bibliographies, the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering is offering an EndNote session on Tuesday, May 16, at 3:00 pm. No registration is required. Other sessions are also available in June. Please note, this session was originally scheduled for 11:30 am but was changed due to a scheduling conflict.
Many users are receiving a notice from Symantec about a C:\WINDOWS\CMDOW.EXE as HackTool.HideWindow threat. This non-threat is being quarantined by Symantec and there is no further action for you to take.
The 74th Acfas congress will be taking place on McGill University's campus from Monday, May 15, to Friday, May 19. Parking will not be available on the main road from the Roddick Gate up to the Y intersection during the congress. The Roddick Gate will remain open to vehicular and pedestrian traffic.
We are experiencing intermittent file server problems. Users may be unable to access large files on their network drive. We will update you when new information is available.
To resolve the Windows file server problem, the system will be brought down at 11:15 am for approximately 5 minutes. During this time you will not be able to access your files on the network drives. Make sure you save your network files before 11:15. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Please note that the My CallPilot unified messaging service (http://mycallpilot.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable on Friday, May 19, from 8:00 am to 9:30 am, due to an upgrade. The CallPilot voice messaging system is not affected and will continue to function.
Professor Karl Moore, along with colleagues from McGill's Faculty of Medicine, won the best R&D presentation award this May at the Canadian Association for Medical Education (CAME) conference in London, Ontario, with their presentation "Growing Future Physician Leaders - A Randomized, Controlled, Single Blind Trial of an Educational Intervention in Postgraduate Trainees." The presentation discussed the program they designed and delivered, which taught management and leadership to McGill Faculty of Medicine residents in 2004-05.
Email service for students on the PO-BOX server is now restored.