School of Social Work Fall 2016 Convocations
Fall 2016 Convocation ceremonies will be held Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 10 a.m. in Salle Wilfrid Pelletier, Place des Arts, 175 St. Catherine Street West.
The Marvin Duchow Music Library and the Schulich School of Music are pleased to announce the publication of David Brackett’s new book, Categorizing Sound: Genre and Twentieth-Century Popular Music (University of California Press).
Seminar: "Development of quantitative ultrasound imaging technologies to improve diagnosis of cellular and whole organ systems" - Guy Cloutier
Class of I. Poletaev
Last Friday's edition of The Globe and Mail newspaper included a story on how predictive analytics might help decrease university drop-out rates. Several Data Science companies, including IBM’s Watson Analytics and Microsoft, are offering universities their expertise on identifying students at risk of dropping out. Of course, having low marks is a good predictor, but it is not the only one. Women, for example, are less likely than men to leave university before finishing their studies, but when they do, their marks are usually quite good. So why are they dropping out?
Paul Laurendeau (BSc[Arch] ’89, BArch ’91) is a 2016 recipient of the Governor’s General Award in Architecture, presented on 20 September 2016 in a ceremony at Rideau Hall. Laurendeau was the lead design architect on the Amphithéâtre Cogeco in Trois-Rivières, in consortium with François R. Beauchesne.
The SANS Video Library, the latest course offering in the McGill IT Security Awareness Training program, includes a set of short videos and newsletters concerning IT Security.
Check out this week’s featured module: “Data Security”. Register through myCourses.
Coming up with a plan for getting into graduate school isn’t easy, but our Grad School 101 Workshop can make the process a whole lot less painful.
There appears little question that mental attitude can influence how we deal with stress and how we recover from certain illnesses.