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"Graduating hockey star Mélodie Daoust focuses on 2018 Olympics," writes Montreal Gazette

In a special article contributed to the Montreal Gazette, Safia Ahmad interviewed Mélodie Daoust, graduating student in our

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Published on : 23 May 2017

Sepehr Pouresa, Isabelle Leduc-Cummings receive Lieutenant Governor of Quebec Medals

Sepehr Pouresa, a third-year B.Sc. Kinesiology student with our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, and Isabelle Leduc-Cummings, second year M.A.

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Published on : 11 May 2017

Professor Dennis Jensen named Canada Research Chair in Clinical Exercise and Respiratory Physiology

Dennis Jensen, of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, has been named Canada Research Chair, Tier 2, in Clinical Exercise and Respiratory Physiology.

Published on : 11 May 2017

KPE's Mélodie Daoust, Patrick Delisle-Houde honoured at McGill varsity awards gala

Mélodie Daoust and Patrick Delisle-Houde, both students in our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, took home two of the university's most prestigious athletic awards for the 2016-17. 

Published on : 02 May 2017

Lindsay Duncan recognized as William Dawson Scholar

McGill University's Faculty of Education is glad to announce that Professor Lindsay Duncan, of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, has received recognition as a William Dawson Scholar. This esteemed internal recognition is conferred by the university upon "a scholar developing into an outstanding and original researcher of world-class caliber who is poised to become a leader in his or her field, similar to that of a CRC Tier 2 chair holder," and is effective from May 1, 2017.

Published on : 10 Apr 2017

NFL Director of Football Development Samantha Rapoport (BEd 2004) on "growing the game and following your passion"

Samantha Rapoport, alumna of the Faculty of Education's B.Ed. program in Physical Education, was recently interviewed by USA Today as part of a series featuring some of the most influential female athletes, coaches and celebrities in the sports world.

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Published on : 07 Apr 2017

KPE's Mélodie Daoust featured in McGill Tribune article: Know Your Athlete

McGill Martlet hockey star centre Mélodie Daoust was interviewed by McGill Tribune recently for their "Know Your Athlete" feature. Daoust is currently studying for her B.Ed.

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Published on : 17 Mar 2017

KPE's Mélodie Daoust wins RSEQ Player of the Year honours for third time in four seasons

MONTREAL - Two McGill University athletes -- forward Melodie Daoust, student in the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, and goaltender Tricia Deguire -- are among the major awards winners as the 2016-17 university women hockey all-star teams were announced by the Réseau du sport étudiant du Québec on the eve of the league's best-of-three semifinal playoffs, which begin this week.

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Published on : 28 Feb 2017

Led by coach Lindsay Duncan, McGill synchro team hopes to keep riding wave of success at Nationals

  McGill’s Synchronized Swimming team is looking to win an unprecedented 14th National championship this weekend. / Photo: Ralph Buchal By Neale McDevitt

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Published on : 24 Feb 2017

Nominations for teaching awards in the Faculty of Education

McGill's Faculty of Education is currently accepting nominations for the following three award opportunities for academics in the Faculty of Education. 

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Published on : 13 Feb 2017

McGill condemns violence against Muslims

 [view original article with McGill Reporter] On behalf of Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill  La version française apparaît ci-dessous.

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Published on : 30 Jan 2017

In conversation with McGill Associate Professor of Sports Psychology Dr. Gordon Bloom

Dr. Gordon Bloom, associate professor with our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, was recently interviewed by McGill Tribune's Erin Dwyer. Please click here to read the article, "In conversation with McGill Associate Professor of Sports Psychology Dr.

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Published on : 20 Jan 2017

"Excelling in the classroom and on the field of play": McGill Reporter speaks to KPE student François Jarry

Excelling in the classroom and on the field of play By Neale McDevitt, McGill Reporter [original article]

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Published on : 12 Dec 2016

"McGill Ice Hockey Research Group is changing hockey," reports Tribune's Erin Dwyer

"The McGill Ice Hockey Research Group is changing hockey," writes Erin Dwyer in a recent article published by The McGill Tribune.

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Published on : 08 Dec 2016