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Raw deal not so bad

Harriet Kuhnlein, professor of human nutrition at the Centre for Indigenous Peoples' Nutrition and Environment comments in the Washington Post on the diet of indigenous people in the remote far north.

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Published on : 14 May 2008

We can grow our way out of famine

In an OpEd piece in The National, a new English-language daily in Abu Dhabi, Chandra Madramootoo, Dean of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at McGill writes that in the early 1960s, parts of the world, particularly Asia, were affected by back-to-back droughts that led to massive starvation, famine and deaths.

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Published on : 12 May 2008

Inter-campus shuttle bus on summer schedule

The inter-campus shuttle bus service will be on summer schedule from May 1 to August 22 inclusive.

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Published on : 30 Apr 2008

McGill Experts: Global Food Crisis

The United Nations has described the current global food crisis as having reached emergency proportions. And many experts predict there will be no quick fix.

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Published on : 18 Apr 2008

MITI at Mac: Graduate Teaching Workshop

Macdonald Innovations for Teaching Improvement (MITI), a project funded through the generosity of Anne and Stewart Brown, is proud to present a free Graduate Teaching Workshop at Macdonald Campus on September 6 and 7, 2007, from 9 am-2:30 pm. This workshop will be taught by Teaching Fellows from the Tomlinson Project in University-Level Science Education (T-PULSE). Space is limited/lunch provided. Application deadline: Wednesday, August 22, 2007. For more information and to apply, contact Tracy Eades at tracy.eades@mcgill.ca.

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Published on : 13 Jul 2007

Shuttle bus service on summer schedule

The inter-campus shuttle bus service will be on summer schedule from May 7 to August 24, 2007. Regular service resumes on August 27, 2007. Please visit the shuttle bus website for departure times for both campuses.

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Published on : 01 May 2007

Final exam schedule now available

The final exam schedule for Macdonald Campus courses is now available.

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Published on : 05 Feb 2007

Macdonald Centenary Symposium proceedings on web

The webcast of the Macdonald Centenary Symposium is now available online. To access the links, please click on "More information" below.

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Published on : 09 Nov 2006

Macdonald Campus 2007 Award for Teaching Excellence

Nominations are now being accepted for the Macdonald Campus 2007 Award for Teaching Excellence. Nomination forms can be found on the Awards web page.

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Published on : 02 Nov 2006

Macdonald Centenary

Our Centenary celebrations will span parts of both 2006 and 2007, allowing us to recognize the year of incorporation of Macdonald, as well as the year the first students were admitted for studies. Please visit the Centenary site often. It will be a great source of up-to-the-minute information on plans in progress. See you there!

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Published on : 30 Aug 2006

Shuttle bus service

PLEASE NOTE: there will be NO SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE between the Macdonald and downtown campuses on: Monday, May 22; Friday, June 23; Friday, June 30.

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Published on : 18 May 2006

Macdonald Campus Master Plan town hall meeting

You are invited to attend the town hall meeting on the Macdonald Campus Master Plan, to be held on Tuesday, November 15, at 3 pm, in the Centennial Centre Ballroom.

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Published on : 31 Oct 2005