The Reporter's crack team of cable-TV-watching news-gnomes have emerged from their Dorito-strewn couches, eyes red and glassy, greasy hands smeared with newsprint. The 24-hour bouts of channel surfing and paper clipping were all part of the behind the scenes effort to produce the only Top Ten list that matters -- McGill's top newsmakers of the year. It turns out our staff, students and professors are getting noticed, by everyone from the New York Times to Sports Illustrated to The O'Reilly Factor.
The athletics renovations are proceeding apace, with new facilities for martial arts, dance, golf and, eventually, a climbing wall.
The Faculty of Music brings Louis Riel to life through song.
John Buchanan, chief research scientist for Electronic Arts, discusses the video game industry.
The McGill women's choir Simply Sweetly sings snowy songs.
The Jeune Chambre de commerce de Montréal provides networking opportunities.
Recording artist Joni Mitchell and former Royal Bank CEO John Cleghorn were among those honoured at convocation.
This year, 107 students and postdoctoral scholars have been awarded funding totalling $5.9 million from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) for research ranging from same-sex marriage to Canadian pop music to competition in the health care system.
A website launched in collaboration with the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi is full of useful information about the province.
The McGill Alumni Association teamed up with Concordia University to host a series of "Public Conversations."