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Change to the behaviour of the drop-down menus on the McGill home page

Tue, 2008-01-29 13:00

The behaviour of the drop-down menus on the McGill home page has been revised to allow users to go directly to a linked website without clicking on the "go" arrow first. This change will affect all users with javascript enabled. Click "Details" for more information.

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Are you a BSc or BA & Sc student who needs help choosing a program for next year?

Tue, 2008-01-29 12:00

The Science Office for Undergraduate Student Advising (SOUSA) is offering degree planning information sessions for Freshman students.

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Are you a BSc or BA & Sc student who needs help choosing a program for next year?

Sun, 2008-02-10 12:00

The Science Office for Undergraduate Student Advising (SOUSA) is offering degree planning information sessions for Freshman students.

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Sign up for the Law Student Scholarly Paper Workshop

Thu, 2008-01-31 10:00

Each semester, McGill Law students write articles on a variety of pressing legal subjects within the law, running the gamut from international tribunals to complex transactions to family law. However, these articles reach only a specialized audience. Here is an opportunity to benefit from the cross-pollination that might result from a discussion of and comparison among papers drafted for different courses that have common themes, or that draw on common ideas. This workshop allows any interested student to present his or her work to other faculty members and students. Papers may be drawn from any area of scholarship being pursued by students enrolled at the faculty. Students who are interested in presenting their paper will be placed on a panel with three or four other students. Each student on the panel will be invited to discuss his or her paper for not more than 10 minutes. Interested students are invited to send an email to Professor Kim Brooks by February 22. Include your name, contact information, a tit

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Call for graduate student papers - Third Triennial Aboriginal Policy Research Conference to be held from March 9-12, 2009

Thu, 2008-01-31 12:00

Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal graduate students are invited to submit a draft paper by September 30, 2008. Please include one page explaining the paper's policy relevance. For those selected, a completed paper will be due by December 19, 2008. The best submissions will be invited to present at the APRC. Financial support will be available to those whose paper is selected (information on request). The top six papers will receive $2,000 scholarships.

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Joshua Krane gets 1st prize in Chaire de Notariat essay contest

Tue, 2008-02-05 12:00

BCL/LLB student Joshua Krane has won the first prize in the undergraduate category of the Chaire du notariat – 2007 Concours de rédaction juridique. The paper, "Beneficiary-Initiated Modification of Trusts: A Comparative Examination," explored whether beneficiaries of Quebec trusts can modify their trusts without court approval. The paper, written under the supervision of Professors Madeleine Cantin-Cumyn and Lionel Smith, will be published in a forthcoming edition of the Revue générale de droit. Bravo, Joshua!

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Welcome to Christophe Jamin

Tue, 2008-02-05 12:00

The Faculty of Law extends a warm welcome to Christophe Jamin, a professor of Law at "Sciences Po" in Paris. Prof. Jamin will be assisting Professor Daniel Jutras in organizing a seminar on civil justice and will consolidate our exchange program with the IEP (Paris) as a Boulton Senior Fellow. Professor Jamin's research interests include the law of contracts and the contemporary history of judicial thinking. We are delighted to have him among us again, as he was Boulton Junior Fellow at the Faculty back in 1985-86.

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GLSA site now live

Wed, 2008-02-06 12:00

The Graduate Law Students Association has relaunched its site: visit glsa.mcgill.ca!

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Get Excel tips at Schulich Library of Science and Engineering

Thu, 2008-02-07 12:00

February 11-14, come meet the Student Navigational Assistants in the Schulich Library at 7:00 p.m. in Room 413. They will be available to offer quick tips on using Excel and to answer questions on how they can help you when you are working on the computers in the Schulich Library.

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All IMAP and POP email clients now require SSL (Secure Sockets Layer)

Thu, 2008-02-07 12:00

As of February 1, all email clients that are configured to use IMAP or POP (Outlook Express, Eudora, Entourage, etc.) to access McGill email must be using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). If you have not yet done so, please configure your email client to support SSL by following the instructions in the IT Knowledge Base article "Configure your email client to access McGill Exchange." Click on "More information" for a direct link to the instructions.

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