Nov. 18, 2014 | The Gazette
by: Stephanie Willsey
First of all, I should introduce myself: I am a First Nations Canadian, of the Chippewa, or Ojibwe, community of Rama, Ont. I was raised off the reserve, but only a short drive away, and I am there often.
The McGill Spaces Project (MSP) wants to get ‘All Up in Yo’ Space’ on November 27th with a campus walk through INDOOR* building spaces!
They invite you to join them on a walking tour and share your stories and ideas about the spaces within campus buildings that you feel are under-used & unloved.
This November, the SSMU EnviroComm presents to you the McGill CHOPPED Challenge!
Sign up your groups of three students and compete against each other to produce a FABULOUS dish from a mystery basket of Sustainable Seasonal products. The catch….ALL the ingredients have to be USED!
The dish will be judged by an expert panel (who will be announced later) on it’s creativity, presentation and taste with a 30 min period allocated to planning the dish, and an hour to execute it
The Dobson Centre is organizing the first Thinkathon of 2014 to get developers, designers, and non-technicals solving an issue concerning the city of Montreal.
This daylong event is focused on identifying and creating solutions to major issues in Montreal including:
Linking Action and Research on Sustainability (LARS) brown bag lunch series presents: "Creating your academic personal website"!
Linking Action and Research on Sustainability (LARS) is a joint initiative of McGill professors Elena Bennett and Catherine Potvin and funded by the McGill Sustainability Projects Fund. Our main goal is to give visibility to McGill researchers (profs, graduate students, postdocs) working on positive contributions to sustainability. To do that, we help researchers create videos and we offer a series of brown bag lunches in science communication and outreach.
Love local food, art, music, and wonderful people?
Come chill with all of the above & start your holiday shopping by supporting your local economy!
The Market Cooperative's Holiday Bonanza is just around the corner, on Wednesday, November 19th!! Featuring over 50 vendors and live musicians, including many of our past favourites and new ones!
The Market will be open from 11-6 pm in the SSMU Ballroom.
Since 2010, Catalytic Communities’ Executive Director, Theresa Williamson, Ph.D., has given lectures at universities across the United States on a range of topics related to favelas and issues of urban development in Rio de Janeiro. This is one of the ways that she disseminate information, support research efforts and build awareness of important issues affecting Rio’s favelas.
Enjoy an evening of free snacks, tea, and coffee, while listening to talks by your favorite professors on their ongoing research or environmental issues of interest.
Speakers will include: Professors Holly Dressel, Colin Chapman, Nicolas Kosoy, and George McCourt.
Dear MBA students,
We wish to bring your attention to an opportunity to participate in the 3rd Annual Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry Workshop and Case Competition, January 16-17, 2015. The event will bring masters-level students and practitioners from the areas of management, chemistry, and engineering, to learn about sustainable development and product design. Students will then apply their knowledge and compete as integrated teams.
The Student’s Society of McGill University, Student Housing and Hospitality Services, and Student Services would like to invite you to McGill’s first ever cross-campus Mental Health Awareness Week from November 7th-16th.