Stephanie Jonah is a Cree woman from Waskaganish who works as a project administrator. Although she loves her job, she’d been looking for an opportunity to return to school and pursue higher education. “I’m always trying to learn,” says Stephanie, “but I don’t want to leave my job.” She found exactly what she was looking with McGill’s Online courses in Business Management and Entrepreneurship for Indigenous People.
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Andrew Grant and Justin Hung received an Honorable Mention in the NYC Sky Condo - New York City Farm Tower competition, an international, open competition organized by AWR. The project Meat City was developed in ARCH 406 (U3 studio) with Profs.
Congratulations to Prof. Odile Liboiron-Ladouceur who has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure on June 1st 2015. Odile came to McGill from Columbia University and is the holder of the Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) on Photonic Interconnects. Her research is breaking ground in more energy-efficient massive data communication and computing. Well done Odile!
The McGill News Magazine recently highlighted the development of green chemistry in our department, featuring Tomislav Friščić, C.J. Li, Robin Rogers and Audrey Moores. Read more on the magazine website.
Dr. Theresa Dankovich has gone a long way since earning a PhD at McGill from the group of Derek Gray. While at McGill she invented a method to synthetize silver nanoparticle within blotting paper, which could be directly used as powerful antibacterial filters. Now she is developping this idea to create books to help bring safe water around the world. Each page is printed with food grade ink to teach populations about safer water management practices. But the same pages can be detached and directly used as filters.
Please note all Library branches will be closed Wednesday, July 1, 2015 for Canada Day. For a listing of opening and service hours please click here.
Support group meetings are on Mondays, 7:00 - 8:30pm - registration is not required Meetings take place at 4333 Côte Ste Catherine Rd. - For family, friends, and people living with mental illness Bipolar Disorder: July 20; Aug 17Depression: July 6; Aug 3Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD): July 20; Aug 17Hoarding: July 6; Aug 3Anxiety: July 6; Aug 3
After the changes that were made to the Office 365 sign-in page, you may be seeing a looping behavior on the Office 365 sign-in page. If this occurs, there is a workaround: Step 1: Close your browser, wait 5 minutes; try to access Office 365 again. If this does not resolve the issue, proceed to Step 2.
Mendeley, the reference manager, has been upgraded to its latest version on all departmental workstations. To use the latest version, please issue the following at the command-line: mendeley If you run into any issues with this new version please do not hesitate to contact itsupport [dot] aos [at] mcgill [dot] ca. Enjoy!
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All Library branches closed Wednesday, June 24 - La Fête nationale du Québec/Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day
Please note all Library branches will be closed Wednesday, June 24, 2015 for la Fête nationale du Québec/Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day. For a listing of opening and service hours please click here.
The Honourable René Dussault, distinguished jurist and humanitarian, received his honorary doctorate (Doctor of Laws) on May 26, 2015 during McGill's School of Continuing Studies' convocation ceremony.
By Earl Zukerman Published May 20, 2015, McGill Athletics CALGARY, Alta. -- Hockey Canada announced Wednesday that Jamie Kompon (BEd (PE) 1989), a McGill University graduate from Thunder Bay, Ont., is among three head coaches named to lead the three Canadian teams at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in August.