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The Power of Advocacy, a lecture by Stephen Lewis

Wed, 2013-11-06 18:00
McIntyre Medical Building : Room 522, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler Montreal Quebec Canada , H3G 1Y6
Price: Free

In this lecture, Stephen Lewis will draw on his extensive international experience to illustrate the power of advocacy in the fight for social justice, global health and equality.


Mr. Lewis is the co-founder and co-director of AIDS-Free World, an international advocacy organization that works to promote more urgent and more effective global responses to HIV/AIDS.

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Universities that teach you to change the world

Thu, 2013-10-24 14:29

Social entrepreneurship – whether as new or existing ventures, with an environmental or social-justice focus – is a hot topic on campus.

Published October 22 2013 | Globe and Mail
Written by Jennifer Lewington

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McGill Students Host Mental Health Conference

Wed, 2013-10-09 13:16

As university students prepare for midterm exams, a group of McGill students hosted a conference Saturday, aimed at promoting a better understanding of mental health.

Published October 05 2013 | Global News
Reported by Sarah Volstad

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Gentrification is not grand

Mon, 2013-10-07 09:42

‘Neutral’ journalism and the working class neighbourhood.

Published on September 30 2013 | McGill Daily
Written by Aaron Vansintjan

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Quand L'Éducation S'Adapte

Wed, 2013-10-02 15:45

L'Université McGill propose une nouvelle méthode dans l'intégration des étudiants avec un handicap.

Published September 30 2013 | Radio Canada

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Community Engagement Day 2013

Fri, 2013-10-04 (All day)
Price: Free

SEDE (Social Equity and Diversity Education Office) is hosting its second annual Community Engagement Day, Friday, October 4th.

Registration for the event ends on October 3rd at noon. 

Contact Information

Contact: Emily Boytinck
Organization: SEDE | Project Coordinator
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Accessibility is not Universal

Wed, 2013-09-25 11:01

How McGill perpetuates ableism.

Published on September 23 | McGill Daily
Written by Ralph Haddad

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A Taste of Wilderness: Wild and Foraged Foods in Quebecois Cuisine and Culture

Fri, 2013-10-11 18:00 - 20:00
Sherbrooke 688 : 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 3R1
Price: $29 - $39

McGill's Personal and Cultural Enrichment Program (PACE) is excited to announce A Taste of Wilderness:  Wild and Foraged Foods in Quebecois Cuisine and Culture

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Disabled Strive for Open Doors to Accessibility

Fri, 2013-09-06 20:21

Published on August 15, 2013 | Gazette
Written by Chris Hanna

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We need to think innovatively about neighbourhoods

Mon, 2013-08-12 12:22

Published on August 3, 2013 | ArchSupply

"Past approaches no longer sustain new demands and require innovative thinking. The need for a new outlook is propelled by fundamental changes that touch upon environmental, economic and social aspects.

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