The McGill Institute for the Study of Canada is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year by hosting a major conference on the theme of "Canada in the World." Join us at the Omni Mont-Royal Hotel in Montreal from Feb. 16-18, 2005, for expert presentations and lively panel discussions on the subject of Canada and its role in international affairs.
A new function for POPS users has been added to the Minerva Appointment system: users can now perform FOAPAL maintenance for Academic Student contracts in Minerva. This function will be made available to Academic Student POPS users (unrestricted only) after training. To receive access, users must sign into Minerva and sign up for the HRIS 246 course, and then fax in their access request form to 8287. This will be phased in gradually over the next few months as users sign up for training.
10 pm Sat., January 29, 2005 to 10 am Sun., January 30, 2005.
The Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences presents a one-day workshop...
Purdue University's Center for Business Education and Research (CIBER) has published a special issue of Global Business Languages highlighting the link between international business curriculum and language policy.
Are you a recent immigrant? Will you be entering the job market soon?
On April 28, 2004, a merger agreement between Manulife Financial Corporation and John Hancock Financial Services Inc. was completed. In Canada, this merger meant that Maritime Life - a subsidiary of John Hancock Financial Services - became part of the Manulife Group of Companies. This merger has not affected the administration of our Health and Dental Plans. The benefits you currently enjoy, plus the plan improvements introduced in January 2005, have not changed. The plan contract number is still 7257. However, starting early in 2005, you will begin to see – and hear – signs that Manulife Financial and Maritime Life are becoming a single, combined organization.
10 pm Sat., February 19, 2005 to 10 am Sun., February 20, 2005.
As part of the overall university initiative to phase out NetWare file and print services, all services currently provided by WORF (public domain NetWare server) will be migrated to a Windows environment or eliminated no later than Friday, January 14, 2005.
Due to a system problem, approximately one quarter of incoming and outgoing email messages were returned to senders today between 11:10 am and 11:50 am. The problem has since been resolved and email delivery is back to normal.