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.
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."
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:
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.
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.
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.
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...
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...