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DISE's Jennifer Wallace to receive Principal's Award

Thu, 2015-10-01 14:49

Jennifer Wallace, Laboratory Technician in the Department of Integrated Studies in Education, has been named as winner of the Principal's Award for Administrative and Support Staff, in the 'Technical and Libraries' category.

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SIS PhD student Steven Ding wins prize for data mining search engine for computer security

Wed, 2015-09-30 10:21

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies PhD student, Steven H. H. Ding, who has won 2nd prize in the Hex-Rays Plug-in Contest 2015 for "Kam1n0," a scalable data mining system for a range of computer security-related uses.

Source Site: /sis

DISE's Dr. Claudia Mitchell named Royal Society of Canada Fellow

Tue, 2015-09-08 16:15

The Royal Society of Canada today announced 14 new Fellows from McGill University including Dr. Claudia Mitchell, James McGill Professor with the Faculty of Education's Department of Integrated Studies in Education.

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University of Mid-Sweden confers Honorary Doctorate upon Professor Claudia Mitchell

Fri, 2015-08-28 10:54

Dr. Claudia Mitchell, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, is the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate from Mid Sweden University's Faculty of Human Sciences. This commendation, a result of her nomination by the interdisciplinary Gender Studies Forum at Mid Sweden University, will be delivered officially on October 9th, 2015.

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Deadline for Fall Travel Awards

Wed, 2015-09-30 17:00

The McGill Global Health Programs coordinates a variety of Award competitions to encourage students to grain experience in Global Health abroad.  We are now welcoming applications for all of our Fall Competitions.

Source Site: /globalhealth

DISE's Veronika Horlik winner of RBC Emerging Artist People's Choice Award

Tue, 2015-08-18 14:00

Veronika Horlik, Art Education instructor with our faculty's Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), has been announced as the recipient of the 2015 RBC Emerging Artist People's Choice Award. The award particularly celebrates the artistic medium of clay. Horlik's winning submission is entitled PROUNS(SLASH), and is a 300-pound ceramic reinterpretation of Japanese video game Katamari Damacy, also drawing inspiration from Horlik's experience with the Canadian reforestation industry.

Source Site: /education

A family tradition culminates in the McGill Associates Prize in Translation

Fri, 2015-06-19 10:53

Family histories have a real influence on career choices. This is particularly true of Berdj Garabedian, who is the 2015 recipient of the McGill Associates Prize in Translation (French-English). Mr. Garabedian received this distinction at the spring graduation ceremony when he was awarded his Certificate in Translation.

Winners of the Global Health Travel Awards for Postgraduate Medical Residents Announced!

Thu, 2015-06-11 11:30

For the first time, the Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME) program and McGill Global Health Programs are distributing travel awards to medical residents! Without further due, here are our first cohort of winners.

  • Ipshita Prakash
  • Michael Fein
  • Elise Vuille-Lessard
  • Evan Wong
  • Fadi Hamdani
  • Han Yao
  • Jessica Keen
  • Kristin Popiel

Congratulations to the awardees and to all applicants!

Source Site: /globalhealth

Spring 2015 Travel Awards Winners Announced!

Wed, 2015-06-03 15:08

Congratulations to our Spring Travel Awards winners!

Medical Class of '84 Student Bursary: Tina Madzima

Medical Class of '65 Student Bursary: Alexandre Dostaler

Ashworth Student Travel Award: Esther Vaugon and Jonathan Morasse

Osler Medical Aid Foundation Scholarships: Annie Lalande and Collins Oghor

Ambassador Paul Frazer Travel Award for Global Health: Vanessa Brombosz and Danielle Cazabon

Source Site: /globalhealth

Congratulations to Dr Roland Grad for being awarded the AFMC's John Ruedy Award for innovation in Medical Education!

Fri, 2015-05-08 09:52

On April 26, in Vancouver, during the Presidential Address Awards Ceremony at the Canadian Conference in Medical Education (CCME), Dr Grad has received his AFMC John Ruedy Award for innovation in medical Education. The award is given to an individual or group who has developed innovative print materials, electronic learning aids or other teaching aids.

Source Site: /familymed