Desautels Faculty of Management news
The 2007 federal budget, tabled March 19 by Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, addressed the question of fiscal imbalance by considerably increasing transfer payments to the provinces and by introducing a new equalization formula.
The Desautels Faculty of Management BCom team of Marie-Aude Pigeon, Paul Arlin, Dominique Guay, Vadim Tulchinsky and Jean-Michel Marcotte took third place in the Financial Education Challenge at the 2007 Advancing Canadian Entrepreneurship (ACE) Central Canada Regional Exposition in Ottawa for their program of workshops in Montreal-area high schools on financial literacy.
Desautels Faculty of Management BCom finance major Kanusruti Bhatkulikar was one of four students from Montreal universities awarded a Bachelor's Degree Bursary from the Quebec-India Business Council.
The Desautels Faculty of Management is hosting a breakfast with Don Tapscott, co-author of "Wikinomics: How mass collaboration changes everything," on April 16, 2007.
Olympic moguls champion, four-time World Cup moguls champion, six-time Canadian champion, Jennifer started this season with an 11th at the World Cup in Mont Gabriel, Que., then scored two silver medals followed by six straight wins. She is also an athlete ambassador for the humanitarian organization Right To Play.
Desautels Faculty of Management professor Robert Hebdon is the recipient of the 2007 Gunderson Prize in Industrial Relations and Human Resources. The prize is awarded annually to an alumnus of the University of Toronto's Centre for Industrial Relations and Human Resources in recognition of his or her outstanding accomplishments and contributions to the Centre.
Desautels Faculty of Management professor Liette Lapointe's Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) team has won over $3.7 million in funding for conducting research on frailty and aging.
Meet with representatives from the Desautels Faculty of Management MBA program that "opens doors around the world" in Toronto, on February 21, at the Fairmount Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street, rooms 5 & 6.
Desautels Faculty of Management lecturer Robert Soroka will be honoured at the 10th Entrepreneurship Conference of Youth Employment Services (YES) Montreal on March 3, as one of the 10 people/organizations who have made an invaluable contribution to its success.
On February 28, from 6-8 pm, on the 6th floor of the Samuel Bronfman Building, meet with representatives from the Desautels Faculty of Management MBA program that "opens doors around the world."
Catherine Ward, a first-year Desautels Faculty of Management student and a member of the McGill Martlets hockey squad, helped the Canada U-22 team win gold at the 2007 European Air Canada Cup in Ravensburg, Germany.
Desautels Faculty of Management BCom students took six top three finishes at the 19th edition of the Jeux du Commerce, held at the Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC Montréal) business school from January 5 to 8, 2007.