Daoust named MVP

Published: 22Feb2018

The IIHF announced its 2018 Olympic media all-star team, as well as its Most Valuable Player (MVP) and tournament directorate awards....

MONTREAL GAZETTE | Outdoor hockey: one of Canada's great pleasures. Enjoy it while you can

Published: 19Feb2018

Two Montreal professors —Damon Matthews from Concordia and Lawrence Mysak from McGill — have studied the impact of climate change on outdoor hockey in Canada. Their 2012 research, which looked at...

Book Launch: "The Problem of Hockey in Quebec History", presented by Professor Andrew Holman (Bridgewater State University)


Hockey has long been a popular pastime and a national obsession in Quebec, revealing much about Quebec and its relationship with the rest of Canada.

Detecting long-term concussion in athletes

Published: 12Jul2017

Researchers develop method that could one day be used in brain trauma lawsuits...

Education students recognized at 39th annual McGill sports awards gala

Published: 7Apr2016

The 39th annual McGill sports award gala recently celebrated the university's top athletes for the 2015-16 intercollegiate season. Education students played a major role: Mélodie Daoust was named...

Winnipeg Jets land Jamie Kompon (BEd, Physical Education, 1989) as new Assistant Coach

Published: 6Jul2016

The NHL's Winnipeg Jets hockey team has named Education alumnus Jamie Kompon (BEd, Physical Education, 1989) as assistant coach. Previously Kompon had served as Head Coach and General Manager of...

KPE's Mélodie Daoust, Patrick Delisle-Houde honoured at McGill varsity awards gala

Published: 2May2017

Mélodie Daoust and Patrick Delisle-Houde, both students in our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, took home two of the university's most prestigious athletic awards for the 2016-17. 

Mike Babcock (BEd'86) ideal spokesperson for CMHA's suicide awareness and prevention mandate

Published: 2Sep2015

Education alumni Mike Babcock (BEd. (Phys. Ed) 1986), currently head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs, was a recent guest at the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) fundraiser in Ontario,...