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A Talent for Translation

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

Graduate Jane Brierley is awarded a second Governor General's Award for her translation of Marcel Trudel's Mémoire d'un autre siècle.

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Leading the Way

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

To celebrate being named Research University of the Year in Canada, the News brings you a special series of articles on research at McGill.

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Leaning on a Legacy: Tilting Finds its Future in the Past

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

McGill Architecture professor Robert Mellin, MArch'84, explores the rich heritage of a tiny Newfoundland fishing village called Tilting.

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It's a Nano World

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

Nanotechnology is a big deal these days, and top researchers are making McGill the nano-centre of the country.

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Managing to Create Social Innovation

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

Management students are looking for the secret of success through social innovation. The Faculty offers many courses on innovation and its social impact on business.

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Extreme research: Traveling the Globe in Search of Evolutionary Answers

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

Paleontologist Hans Larsson, BSc'94, ventures from Africa to the High Arctic to dig up the history of our planet.

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McGill in Wine Country

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

The Northern California branch of the McGill Alumni Association organized a Sonoma Valley Wine Tour in October and participants took a little break from sipping to pose with the McGill flag.

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Rare Birds at the Redpath

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

David Lank, a lecturer in the Faculty of Management and an ornithology aficionado, and McGill Biology professor Graham Bell, Director of the Redpath Museum, were on hand for the Museum's opening of "Rare Birds: Treasures from the Blacker-Wood Library," an exhibition of bird art featuring pieces selected from the Library's collection of drawings, prints and books. Treasures on display included the exquisite "feather book" of Dionisio Minaggio dating from 1618, in which the images are constructed of undyed feathers.

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The Long and Short of It

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

Novelist and vertically challenged humorist Will Ferguson took advantage of some furniture at the Four Seasons Hotel to stand tall at the Vancouver Leacock Luncheon held in October. Ferguson was the guest lecturer and is pictured with Vancouver branch president Todd Law, BEng'87 (centre), and Luncheon emcee Derek Drummond, BArch'62, Macdonald Professor of Architecture at McGill.

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Maritime Corn Frolic

Fri, 2004-01-09 (All day)

Members of the Agriculture and Home Economics Class of 1948 held a summer reunion in Fredericton, N.B., this past August. Participants picked their own corn for a supper at Everett Farm hosted by Fred, BSc(Agr)'48, and Kit Everett, BSc(HEc)'48.

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