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Follow the 5 Hot Cities Tour Fundraising Campaign!

Follow along with students via the 5 Hot Cities Tour blog. In a student-led initiative, the Desautels Faculty of Management has partnered with the KC Mahindra Foundation’s Nanhi Kali to raise $5,000 in 10 days, matched dollar-for-dollar by a list of generous corporate sponsors, in the hopes that they can present the Nanhi Kali Foundation with a final pooled sum of $10,000.

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Published on : 22 Feb 2011

Mogul skier Jenn Heil set to visit Rwanda

Before Jenn Heil returns to McGill University full-time this fall, the soon-to-be retired Olympic and world champion freestyle mogul skier will be visiting Rwanda.

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Published on : 21 Feb 2011

A school trip turns into a fundraising drive

The Donors: Junmei Yeo and fellow business students The Gift: $10,000 The Cause: Project Nanhi Kali The Reason: To fund education for impoverished girls in India

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Published on : 18 Feb 2011

Valerie Wilder: Lady of the dance

For the last half-century, Valerie Wilder has been following her feet around the world with amazing results. One of her major influences includes Henry Mintzberg.

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Published on : 18 Feb 2011

How Lack Of Selection Undermines Education

No matter how many presidents spend ever more on education, the situation gets worse. President George W. Bush had his “No Child Left Behind” initiative. Now President Barack Obama is promising more spending. Even if approved, nothing will come out of it. – Article by Prof. Reuven Brenner

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Published on : 17 Feb 2011

Two Strikes Against Diplomacy

It's been Diplomacy in the batter's box and Community on the pitcher's mound. The count is two strikes against Diplomacy. - Article by Professor Henry Mintzberg

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Published on : 17 Feb 2011

Peter Cundill found wealth where others feared to tread

In the mid-1970s there was an advertising agency that had hit hard times. Its pension fund was shedding company shares, but Peter Cundill (BCom’60) was buying them up. So the president asked him, “What do you know that we don’t?”

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Published on : 17 Feb 2011

5 Hot Cities Tour

MBA student Junmei Yeo and Professor Karl Moore were interviewed on CJAD about this year's 5 Hot Cities of the World Tour visit to India, with stops in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. New this year is an initiative of 2 MBA students to use social media during the trip to raise $ 10,000 to send poor Indian girls to school in India.

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Published on : 17 Feb 2011

Talking Management with Karl Moore: Creating Leaders

Prof. Karl Moore, of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks to one of the leading business scholars in the world, Michael Jensen, who is a senior professor at the Harvard Business School.

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Published on : 16 Feb 2011

Students use 'social media for a good cause'

The 29 students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration program at the Desautels Faculty of Management will be touring the country starting Thursday and spreading word of their trip through social media tools such as Facebook and Twitter, with the goal of raising $10,000 to send impoverished girls to school.

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Published on : 15 Feb 2011

Desjardins Group sponsors trading room at Desautels

Students at the Desautels Faculty of Management will be able to learn more about financial markets in a state-of-the-art trading room to be installed in the Faculty’s building, thanks to funding and expertise provided by Desjardins Group, Canada’s leading cooperative financial group.

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Published on : 14 Feb 2011

L'Université McGill remporte le concours Topo Cossette

C’est l'équipe de l'Université McGill, composée de Jaclyn Leebosh et Margeaux Girardin, qui a remporté le premier prix de l'édition 2011 du concours TOPO Cossette.

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Published on : 11 Feb 2011

Desjardins et McGill lance une salle des marchés

Le Mouvement Desjardins s’allie à l’Université McGill pour créer une salle des marchés. L’institution financière versera à l’université un million de dollars sur cinq ans pour le développement de ce projet. L’inauguration de la salle est prévue au plus tard le 1 avril 2012.

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Published on : 11 Feb 2011

Desjardins Group Sponsors Trading Room at Desautels Faculty of Management

Partnership to provide cutting-edge learning facilities for business students

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Published on : 11 Feb 2011

MBA: McGill’s Desautels given $1-million for state-of-the-art trading room

Students at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management in Montreal will soon have a state-of-the-art trading room installed in the faculty’s building.

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Published on : 11 Feb 2011