The discovery of a mechanism that controls mineralization in bones and teeth may lead to new treatments for defective calcification in dental disease (Dental Chronicle, October 2007).
With another major winter storm forecast for the Montreal area on Sunday, December 16, McGill University wishes to keep all students, faculty and staff informed of any closures or cancellations due to weather conditions. Unless otherwise stated in this space on the McGill website, the University will remain open and all exams will be held as scheduled on Monday, December 17. We will continue to monitor weather conditions throughout the winter and will post closure or cancellation notices here.
The Education Library will close at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 16, 2007. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Monday, December 17 -- Exams will proceed at McGill University on this revised schedule. Exams scheduled for 9:00 A.M. will take place at 10:00 A.M.; exams scheduled for 2:00 P.M. will take place at 2:30 P.M.; and exams scheduled for 6:00 P.M. will take place at 6:30 P.M.
myMcGill portal is back online. Further messages will follow.
The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) announces the launch of the design phase for its Redevelopment Project at the Glen and Mountain campuses.
Desautels Faculty of Management professor Alain Pinsonneault has won the Best Publication of 2006 Award as co-author (with HEC Montréal professors Ryad Titah and Marlei Pozzebon) of "Combining Social Shaping of Technology and Communicative Action Theory for Understanding Rhetorical Closure in IT." The prestigious award is presented annually to the five best papers published in the field of information systems, as selected by a consortium of senior IS scholars.
The Humanities and Social Sciences Library will close at 10 p.m. on December 19, 2007. It will re-open at 8 a.m. on December 20, 2007. To compensate for the closure, the Schulich Library will remain open overnight from the evening of December 19 into the morning of December 20. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Faculty of Law congratulates assistant professors Lara Khoury and Robert Leckey for winning in two of the three categories offered this year by the Concours juridique of the Fondation du Barreau du Québec.
Please note that the McGill Software Licensing Site (ELMS) is currently not accepting payments (credit card or FOAPAL). Technicians are working to resolve the issue. Additional details will be posted here when we have more information.