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McGill MBA students capture international title

A team of five students from McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management has been recognized as the "Most Innovative MBA Team in the World" at the 2006 Innovation Challenge competition at the University of Virginia's Darden Graduate School of Business, beating out 439 teams of graduate business students from around the globe.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2006

The Cedars Cancer Institute of the MUHC Annual Raffle and Auction

The Cedars Cancer Institute of the MUHC is holding its annual Raffle and Abracadabra Auction on Tuesday, November 28, 2006, at Le Windsor.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2006

Media advisory: 'From Canada to Kandahar'

The McGill Human Rights Working Group and the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism will be presenting a discussion, "From Canada to Kandahar: Afghanistan pre- and post-9/11," with Afghan-Canadian journalist and filmmaker Nelofer Pazira, star of the film "Kandahar."

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Published on : 21 Nov 2006

McGill expert alert: Liberal leadership race

The Liberal Party of Canada's leadership convention will be held in Montreal Nov. 28-Dec. 2. We suggest the following sources for your reports on the Liberal leadership race:

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Around campus

Celebration of a life lost too soon, fundraising for good causes, an out-of-this-world design contest and the proverbial cattle call.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Global warming needs global learning

A half dozen of the world's top environmental scientists gathered as part of the Macdonald Centenary Symposium to look ahead to the environmental challenges of the next 100 years.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Better living through (green) chemistry

McGill researchers are at the forefront of a whole new kind of chemistry that relies on water instead of toxic solvents and turns CO2 into biodegradable plastic. You might say that they're saving the world, one molecule at a time.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Senate debates classroom size

The Senators tackle the always contentious issue of classroom size -- specifically the trend of growing class sizes in the Desautels Faculty of Management Bachelor of Commerce program.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

The fab four

Four of McGill's finest profs receive the 2006 Principal's Prize for Teaching Excellence.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Hats off to the grande dame of Radio-Canada

In between her freshman year at McGill in 1936 and her graduation in 2006, Michelle Tisseyre has led a life most can only dream about.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Fall Convocation: Caps, gown and smiles

A photo gallery of scenes from Convocation.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Rozen, Gervais take on critical roles

Rima Rozen takes the reins as Associate VP (Research and International Relations) and Lynne B. Gervais comes on board as Associate VP (Human Resources).

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Lively exchange: First Town Hall hits high note

Principal Heather Munroe-Blum fields a host of thought-provoking questions ranging in subject matter from a 146-year-old debt to international student fees. Then there was the giant petition written on old bedsheets...

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

Entre Nous with Wendy Thomson, Director of the School of Social Work: Research driven by reality

Once British Prime Minister Tony Blair's chief advisor on public service reform, Montrealer Wendy Thomson has been at the helm of the School of Social Work for over a year now. Has the homecoming lived up to expectations? The answers lie within...

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006

The doctors are in...tune

By day they deliver babies and remove troublesome gall bladders, by night they make sweet, sweet music. The I Medici di McGill Orchestra is nothing if not unique.

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Published on : 23 Nov 2006