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McGill Law places 26th in the world in QS World University Rankings

Wed, 2015-04-29 11:36

Distinctive curriculum and international career opportunities hallmarks of the McGill program.

McGill University’s Faculty of Law has been ranked 26th among the world’s law schools by the QS World University Rankings – Law for 2015.

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De commis à président de la SAQ

Wed, 2015-04-29 10:57

Le regard d'Alain Brunet s'illumine lorsqu'il parle de vin et de commerce de détail. L'homme se passionne pour ces sujets depuis qu'il a décroché son premier emploi à la SAQ, il y a 34 ans.

Read full article: Argent Canoe, April 27, 2015

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Bringing a world of expertise to would-be exporters

Wed, 2015-04-29 10:51

Omar Allam was just 32 years old and already he’d climbed a significant portion of the steep government bureaucracy ladder at the Foreign Affairs Department.

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Being busy: Blights and beatitudes

Wed, 2015-04-29 10:45

Focus means concentrated attention. It refers to conscious and intentional actions by a person to achieve a particular objective. One needs discipline to overcome tendencies to deviate. It is easier said than done with regard to maintaining focus. 

... It is easier said than done with regard to maintaining focus. Henry Mintzberg, a veteran management scholar discussed this in his book, The Nature of Managerial Work. Managers must typically work on a variety of tasks simultaneously and rely on their colleagues to complete a job.

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Green Chemistry Trivia Night

Wed, 2015-04-29 10:32

The McGill Green Chemistry Student Association hosted a Green Chemistry Trivia Night on Mar 20 2015 at Thompson House. The association was formed by CREATE trainees following a CREATE seminar on How to Start Your Own Student-Led Green Chemistry Initiative by Laura Reyes (U. of T.) last August. The Trivia Night was a resounding success, with over 60 participants attending. The Faculty/Staff team included CREATE members CJ Li, Tomislav Friscic, and Audrey Moores, CREATE coordinator Jacky Farrell, and CREATE outreach member Alex Wabha.

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Contact: Jacqueline Farrell
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Global Health Conference on Climate Change

Sat, 2015-05-02 10:00 - 16:30
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 522, R. Howard Palmer Amphitheatre, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6
Price: FREE

The McGill Global Health Committee of IFMSA-Quebec is organizing a conference that will not only explore the impacts of climate change on human health here and on a global scale but also transform this awareness into change and action.

Source Site: /globalhealth

14th Congress of the International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders

Tue, 2015-10-13 08:00 - Fri, 2015-10-16 16:00
Montreal, QC : Montreal, QC
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Obituary- Dr. Frank R. Ervin (1926-2015)

Wed, 2015-04-29 09:53

Dear Colleagues,

It is with much sadness that I communicate the passing of our esteemed colleague Frank Ervin last Friday in St Kitts. Frank was a pioneer clinician scientist, a visionary researcher, and an engaged social activist. Frank influenced the life and career of many of us. He was an excellent mentor and a source of inspiration.

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Grand Rounds: "Serving the homeless mentally ill in Montreal" - Dr. Lison Gagné

Fri, 2015-05-01 11:00 - 12:30
Allan Memorial Inst. Hospital : South Seminar Room P1.082, 1025 avenue des Pins Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A1
Source Site: /psychiatry

PhD Oral Defence: Angeliki Sioli

Mon, 2015-06-08 10:00
Macdonald Harrington Building : Room 101, 815 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C2

"The Architecture of Walking: Embodied Perception in Novels of the European City in the 1920s."

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