Published on June 11, 2013 | the West Island Gazette "Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue has agreed to pick up organic waste — and the subsequent tab — at John Abbott College and McGill University’s Macdonald campus.
" In recent months, the engineering profession in Quebec has been disparaged. It is vital that the hard-won title of “engineer” regain its honour — because beyond the controversies, the fact remains that excellence in engineering is one of Montreal’s greatest strengths." Full Story
Published May 25, 2013, in the DomainWritten by Jacinta Le Plastrier "One of the world's most influential and innovating architects outlines his blueprint for modern living.
The McGill ReporterPosted on Friday, May 3, 2013 By Neale McDevitt Talented McGill student wins international acclaim and attention for trail-blazing research. Talented McGill student rolls up sleeves to help save the environment. Talented McGill student uses downtime to help people in need.
The McGill ReporterPosted on Tuesday, May 14, 2013By Cheryl Gladu New public online tool helps in selection of sustainable building material
CKUT's All Things McGill interviewed Lilith Wyatt regarding the Sustainability Projects Fund and the recent referendum process that will secure funding for the initiative over the next 5 years. [swf file="https://www.mcgill.ca/sustainability/sites/mcgill.ca.sustainability/files/lilith_interview.mp3"]
2013 Scotiabank EcoLiving Awards Finalists Compete For Canada’s Top Prize In Home Energy Efficiency Solutions
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Want to know where you can park your bike at McGill?? McGill has almost 1,800 spaces at secure bike racks on campus. If you want a better idea of where these racks are located, please see this link
McGill University student, Jonathan Glencross is recognized by Earth Day Canada for environmental achievement - Student establishes Sustainable Projects Fund and more
McGill’s Pulse Energy Dashboard will be publicly available online as of Friday, April 15th. To start, the energy consumption of over 20 buildings will be displayed, in real time. The goal is to raise awareness on energy consumption, to give tools to building occupants to understand the impact of our daily activities on the environment.