Academic Support for Students news
The McGill Writing Centre (MWC) offers an academic skills course for incoming undergraduate students for whom English is a second language. Click here to read the course description. The course starts next Monday, Aug. 1 and runs until Wednesday, Aug. 17. The class meets daily from 9:35 am-12:25 pm.
Voices into Action is an online curriculum-based educational resource dedicated to providing students with access to information on issues regarding human rights, prejudice, and hatred. Designed by curriculum experts, this program utilizes a wide variety of media to present compelling information on a history of human suffering, stemming from social injustice that is still a growing problem today. Explore thought-provoking issues with your students by accessing our lessons and resources on antisemitism, racism, discrimination and stereotyping.
Get the latest job-search advice from McGill Career Planning Service (CaPS): See Job Choices, now available in digital format, so you can access from your smartphone, laptop, or tablet! Job Choices is the leading student-directed recruitment publication on campus.
McGill PhD Neuroscience student David Maillet has been selected as the winner of an Étudiants Chercheurs-Étoiles award, of the Fonds Santé of the government of Quebec. David's research is aimed at better understanding why memory declines with age, in order to develop strategies to reduce or counteract this phenomenon, improving the quality of life for seniors in our society.
Congratulations Class of 2012! We would like to send you our warmest regards on behalf of the Career Planning Service (CaPS) and Development and Alumni Relations (DAR). Your hard work, dedication and perseverance have paid off; you should be very proud of your accomplishments.
McGill is participating in a national research study of student interests and attitudes regarding careers and employers. Share your opinion with us and you could win an Apple iPad 3. Take the survey now.