In an appearance today before the Commission parlementaire sur la qualité, l'accessibilité et le financement des universités, McGill University called for a public policy framework that encourages universities to diversify and expand their sources of revenue beyond government funding and that recognizes the vital role of research-intensive universities.
Just in time for term paper season and in keeping with the heightened campus discussion of plagiarism, a new edition of the MLA Citation Style guide has been prepared by the McLennan Library Reference Department.
Professor Musa Kamal, a world leader in the fields of polymer engineering and processing, is receiving the Purvis Award from the Society of Chemical Industry at the 2004 SCI Canada Awards Dinner in Toronto on February 25.
PORT is a transdisciplinary program with the objective of preparing the next generation of researchers to design, evaluate and implement state-of-the-art psychosocial interventions, based on solid theoretical foundations, and apply them to care in the oncology field.
Two McGill researchers have been awarded Killam Research Fellowships: Brian Young, Department of History, and Hong Guo, Department of Physics. In all, 17 outstanding Canadian researchers have been awarded a total of $2 million in the 36th annual competition for Killam Research Fellowships, administered by the Canada Council for the Arts.
"Imag(in)ing Shakespeare, Three Centuries of Representations" is on display in McGill's McLennan-Redpath Library until March 19, 2004. The representations cover three hundred years of work by actors, painters, stage designers and book illustrators.
Professor James Archibald, director of Translation Studies, to recommend how to protect and promote the French language in Quebec.
McGill calls for incentives for private giving and measures to ease chronic underfunding of universities
McGill University urged the government of Quebec to introduce a series of measures in support of the diversification of revenue sources for universities and institutions of higher learning.
Brian Ward, a McGill professor of microbiology and researcher at the McGill University Health Centre, was the first lecturer in the University's new learning series for media: Insight @ McGill. The topic: avian flu.
As one of Canada's preeminent universities, it's not surprising that McGill faculty, students and alumni regularly pioneer in a variety of fields. As we approach International Women's Day, we'd like to highlight female trailblazers, starting with McGill's principal.