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Research Seminar: "Cognitive Psychology and Spatial Information Interaction." Dr. I. Frissen

Mon, 2012-12-03 10:00 - 11:15

Join us for a talk by guest speaker Dr. Ilja Frissen on cognitive psychology and spatial information interaction.

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PhD student Rhiannon Gainor wins award at 2012 European Conference on Information Management and Evaluation

Tue, 2012-11-27 08:49

Congratulations to Rhiannon Gainor, School of Information Studies PhD student for receiving the honour of 'best PhD paper presentation' (jointly awarded) at the 2012 European Conference on Information Management and Evaluation in Cork, Ireland, Sept 13-14, 2012. The paper was titled 'A Methodology for Competitive Intelligence Metrics' and was co-authored with Professor Bouthillier.

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SIS faculty Dr. Beheshti & Dr. Large editors of new book on information behaviour of children & youth

Fri, 2012-11-16 12:28

Congratulations to School of Information Studies professors Dr. Jamshid Beheshti and Dr. Andrew Large, editors of the newly published book: "The Information Behavior of a New Generation: Children and Teens in the 21st Century".

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SIS welcomes postdoctoral researcher Dr. Fouaz Sofiane Ayachi

Mon, 2012-10-29 14:07

The School of Information Studies is pleased to welcome postdoctoral researcher Fouaz Sofiane Ayachi. Dr. Ayachi is undertaking research at the Multimodal interaction Laboratory (MIL) on the physical characterization and perception of vibration transmission with Prof. Catherine Guastavino. Welcome!

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Dr. Martin Drapeau elected Chair of the CPA's Clinical Section Executive

Wed, 2012-10-10 16:10
American Psychological Association

Congratulations to Dept. of Educational & Counselling Psychology faculty member Dr. Martin Drapeau, Chair-Elect on the Executive Committee of the Clinical Section of the Canadian Psychological Association.

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SIS presentations at #Influence12 - Symposium & Workshop on Measuring Influence on Social Media

Tue, 2012-10-09 15:56

Congratulations to School of Information Studies students and faculty who presented at the "#Influence12 - Symposium & Workshop on Measuring Influence on Social Media" in Halifax, Nova Scotia September 28-29, 2012.

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Annual Open House for Prospective Students

Sun, 2012-10-28 10:00 - 16:00
Education Building : 3700 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Faculty and student representatives from the School of Information Studies are looking forward to welcoming prospective students at McGill's annual Open House.

For more information on open House activities please visit the McGill University Open House website.

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Jonathan Dorey, SIS PhD student, named ASIS&T New Leader

Thu, 2012-09-06 12:46

Jonathan Dorey, McGill School of Information Studies doctoral student, has been named a 2012-2013 ASIS&T New Leader. This year was exceptionally competitive, with 86 applications from ASIS&T members from 16 countries. Congratulations Jonathan!

About ASIS&T

Since 1937, the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) has been the society for information professionals leading the search for new and better theories, techniques, and technologies to improve access to information.

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Dr. Elaine Ménard guest edits journal issue on documentation standards

Tue, 2012-10-02 11:34

The Association pour l’avancement des sciences et des techniques de la documentation (ASTED) has just published a special thematic issue on documentation standards.

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ECP's Dr. Nancy Heath work with Google/Youtube on self-injury highlighted in the 2011 Principal's Report

Fri, 2012-09-28 09:13
Dr. Nancy Heath

Early this year Dr. Heath launched the website, Self-Injury and Outreach Support(SiOS), which was the first international online outreach initiative to provide help and information on self-injury. Congratulations!

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