Renewal continues to spread across McGill's administrative ranks. John Hall has been appointed as dean of the Faculty of Arts for a five-year term beginning June 1, 2003 and ending May 31, 2008.
The members of the Association of Graduate Students Employed at McGill (AGSEM, the teaching assistants' union) have given the mandate to their coordinating committee to launch a strike as of noon today, April 24, 2003.
As part of its on-going search for new residence space, McGill University has entered an agreement to purchase the Renaissance-Montreal Hotel, located a few blocks from the downtown campus on Avenue du Parc (Park Avenue).
McGill students have done it again. For the fifth consecutive year, the Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU) have given $500,000 to the University's libraries.
Montreal universiity heads attend Minister Rock's press conference, held at McGill University this morning, to celebrate the announcement of 106 new Canada Research Chairs awarded to 36 universities across Canada. McGill has five new Canada Research Chairs in disciplines related to mental health, neuroscience, chemistry and chemical engineering.
McGill is kicking off 2003 by vastly expanding its recycling efforts. Every major building at the University, be they downtown or at Macdonald Campus, will now feature at least one recycling station for the disposal of plastics, glass, metals and paper.
Four Montreal universities submit a brief on the fluctuation of the clientele in the education sector to the Commission de l'Éducation
The heads of the four Montreal universities submit a brief on the fluctuation of the clientele in the education sector to the Commission de l'Éducation.
For the first time, a university outside of the United States has been named one of the "Hot Schools" for 2003 by Kaplan/Newsweek's annual college guide.