The Ann McCall Gallery was recently inaugurated at McGill's Undergraduate Dental Teaching Clinic in the Montreal General Hospital.
On Tuesday, November 13, 2007, Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor at McGill University, joined Catherine Bushnell, Director of the McGill Centre for Research on Pain, deans from the Faculties of Dentistry and Science and close friends and family at 740 Dr. Penfield to celebrate the launch of the Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain. The Centre, now recognized as a world leader in the study and treatment of pain, is being named in honour of Mr. Alan Edwards in recognition of his steadfast commitment to pain research.
The Redpath section of the Humanities and Social Sciences Library will be open for study 24 hours a day, 7 days a week starting at 12:45 a.m., Monday, November 26, and ending at 6:00 p.m., Friday, December 21. A valid McGill ID card is required for access to the Library after 00:45 a.m. The Redpath main floor, as well as the Info Café and the cafeteria, will remain open overnight during this period.
Drs. Jocelyn Feine and Paul Allison of the McGill Faculty of Dentistry visited seven dental schools in India as part of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) to encourage research in medical care, including dental oral health.
In preparation for the PO-BOX decommissioning on Dec. 31, 2007, the following changes will occur on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at 8:30 a.m.
McGill University has announced the donation of $300,000 by HSBC Bank Canada to establish the permanently endowed HSBC Bank Canada Management Awards at the Desautels Faculty of Management. The awards will be given annually to outstanding undergraduate students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce program and pursuing a major in Finance who have demonstrated high academic standing as well as a strong commitment to community service. "At HSBC Bank Canada, we believe that access to higher education is key to ensuring the future prosperity of the country," said Miguel Barrieras, Senior Vice-President, Quebec & Atlantic Regions, HSBC Bank Canada. "We are very pleased that these new Management Awards will help deserving students achieve their goals at McGill and we hope that the recipients will go on to make significant contributions to the community in the future." "It gives me great pleasure to announce this gift from HSBC Bank Canada. Providing financial support and incentives for our brightest students is an i
There was a database glitch from Sunday, November 24, until Thursday, November 29, that caused all @mcgill.ca addresses that were not explicitly unsubscribed from the Anti-Spam Quarantine to be subscribed.
On December 4, 2007, McGill University's Office of Technology Transfer (OTT) will go live with its new website as a member of the Flintbox Network. This common platform is already used by more than 50 universities, government labs and other research organizations across Canada. In joining, McGill University completes the Flintbox Network to Canadian universities' intellectual property. With users from more than 100 countries around the world, this site will provide McGill with additional reach to effectively market its innovations and expertise.
Video proceedings of the conference are now available for viewing. Please visit the Conference website (link below) to view them.
The Puremessage antispam system will be updated this Saturday, Dec. 8, at approximately 6:00 am. Consequently, the web user interface (https://yourspam.mcgill.ca) will be unavailable for about 30 minutes.