Two student-athletes from McGill University -- basketball star Mariam Sylla and hockey player Cedric McNicoll -- were initiated as honourary Calgarians on Sunday. The dynamic duo are representing the Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec among eight national finalists for the 23rd annual BLG Awards.
Read full article: McGill Athletics, May 3, 2015
Seminar - "Assessing an Undergraduate Medical Education Innovation: The First Year of the McGill Longitudinal Family Medicine Experience" with Charo Rodriguez and Leonora Lalla
Grand Rounds: "The Future of Cultural Psychiatry: Cultural Phenomenology, Critical Neuroscience and Global Mental Health" - Dr. Laurence Kirmayer
Dr. Hashana Perera, a family physician and faculty lecturer in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill, has published an opinion piece in the Montreal Gazette detailing how she believes Bill 20 will discourage the practice of family medicine. Please see the full article for more details.
As part of "Science Rendez-vous," celebrated across the country on Saturday May 9, we will be presenting the "Science of Magic" and "Fun with Chemistry" at the Otto Maass Chemistry Building.
Joe Schwarcz’s new book, “Monkeys, Myths and Molecules” is to be launched at the McGill University bookstore on May 12 at 5:30. Everyone is invited to hear some fun stories and even experience a little magic!
The many faces of information technology interruptions: A taxonomy and preliminary investigation of their performance effects
Authors: Addas, S., Pinsonneault, A.
Publication: Information Systems Journal
CENTRE FOR STRATEGY STUDIES IN ORGANIZATIONS & STRATEGY AND ORGANIZATION AREA
Research Seminar Series
Date & Time: Thursday, May 28 at 10 am
Location: Lower Campus
For the full McGill Convocation schedule, please refer here.
McGill alumna Elizabeth A. Wirth, BA’64, has made a landmark gift of $7.5 million to enhance student-related programs at the Schulich School of Music of McGill University. In recognition of her exceptional generosity for this and previous gifts, McGill is naming the New Music Building on Sherbrooke St. in her honour.
The announcements of the gift and the renaming of the building were made earlier this evening at a special event at McGill celebrating philanthropy and showcasing the impact that private support is having on the Schulich School of Music and its students.