Green Light Microscopy: A Sustainable Alternative in Modern Microscopy

Published: 1Mar2016

In times of environmental decline, scientific innovation must be implemented to replace old and inefficient technology. This can lead to positive academic, economic and environmental impacts....

Sustainable Energy: a breakfast event


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Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry: Engaging Graduate Students Outside of Disciplinary Silos

Published: 10Feb2016

Green chemistry is a rapidly growing area of interest for industry as companies face increased regulatory requirements, supply constraints, and consumer demands for sustainable products. Business...

Quirks & Quarks features Bergthorson research

Published: 19Jan2016

Don't miss the January 15, 2016, edition of CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks to learn how Prof Jeff Bergthorson and colleagues are finding ways for energy to be stored and transported via iron and...

2016 Catalyst Awards Gala


The Office of Sustainability is proud to acknowledge those who have positively contributed to sustainability at McGill in an enduring and meaningful way.

Droughts hit cereal crops harder since 1980s

Published: 6Jan2016

Drought and extreme heat events slashed cereal harvests in recent decades by 9% to 10% on average in affected countries – and the impact of these weather disasters was greatest in the developed...

Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery: sustainability in forest use


Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery-Register today! Overview /tisedCategory: Sustainability

Science for a Sustainable Society: A McGill Symposium


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The Green Bond: Coupling Sustainability with Finance

Published: 18Dec2015

Usman W. Chohan has an MBA from Desautels (2014) in Strategy and Leadership. He has served as a consultant at the World Bank Institute (WBI), and as Special Situations Analyst in Global Equities at...