"We are pleased to announce that late yesterday evening, the University negotiation team and the MUNACA Executive reached an Agreement in Principle," said Provost Luc Vinet. "The terms of the agreement are confidential until MUNACA holds its General Assembly next week. The union will recommend ratification of this agreement to all members of the bargaining unit. A successful ratification vote will be good news for everyone in the McGill Community."
The Grow Home and its successor the Next Home, both conceived by McGill Architecture Professor Avi Friedman, are affordable housing solutions that are gaining in popularity around the world.
McGill's new "transport IVF" program could make the procedure much more affordable and accessible.
The first Canadian Rhodes Scholar to be announced this year, and McGill's 120th, is medical student Alexandra Leligdowicz.
McGill researchers launch Canada's, and in one respect, the world's, most advanced nanotechnology hub.
Canada's new Prime Minister, Paul Martin, has included five McGill alumni in his cabinet: Irwin Cotler, BA'61, BCL'64; Albina Guarnieri, BA'74, MA'77; John McCallum, PhD'77; Jim Peterson, DCL'70; and Jacques Saada, Diploma(Translation)'78.
The annual worldwide edition of the McGill News highlights the University's achievements in research.
Alexandra Conliffe, Aleksandra Leligdowicz and Simon Rabinovitch are McGill's three newest Rhodes Scholars
The McGill Libraries Information Commons is a custom designed research and study facility which opened in the Redpath Library building this fall.
The inauguration of the medical science facility at 740 Dr. Penfield gives McGill and Montreal one of the top DNA research centres in the world.