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Paul Carriere - NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship

Congratulations to Paul Carriere, PhD candidate in Materials Engineering who received the prestigious NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship pictured here with his Supervisor, Prof. Stephen Yue.

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Published on : 10 Apr 2015

Carbon pricing with a practical Canadian twist

From Alberta to Nova Scotia, and especially in Ontario, spring has ushered in fresh discussions about climate policy. On Tuesday, Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission (which I chair) released a new report, The Way Forward, with specific recommendations for how Canadians can make real progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). The report’s two main recommendations will be surprising to many people, but for quite different reasons. {The Globe and Mail, April 7, 2015 by: Christopher Ragan} Read about the story from the following sources:

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Feeding the body, nourishing the soul

The McGill Reporter | April 2, 2015 by: Neale McDevitt

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

“Reorganizing health and social services in Québec in the name of austerity: Too much, too fast and too centralized?”

April 2015: Faculty and students at the Centre of Research on Children and Families have prepared a discussion paper on impact of austerity measures and service reorganization: 2015 Quebec Social Services Merger. For more information see News & Events.  

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Annual Journey’s End—Journey’s Start is rite of passage for B.Ed. graduates

The annual professional development event Journey’s End—Journey’s Start took place Thursday, April 2nd with events in the Education building and across the campus. Focused on the themes of mindfulness and sustaining delight in teaching, the 2015 edition included five workshops, a reception, and a presentation by the keynote speaker, mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) teacher Charity Bryant. As in past years, an inspiring closing address from Associate Dean of Academic Programs Dr.

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Dr. Bertone speaks to TVA about work with attention, on and off the soccer field, at Quebec City secondary school

Dr. Armando Bertone, professor with the Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology and Director of the Perceptual Neuroscience Laboratory (PNLab), appeared on the show L'Esprit Sportif, on French language television network TVA, to talk about his work with students at Quebec City secondary school Samuel-De Champlain. Dr.

Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Download the slide handout for Clinical Outreach Seminar Series Spring 2015

Thank you to all of you who attended the spring Clinical Outreach Speaker Series presentation by Dr. Jutras "What do we know about central auditory processing disorder?" Attendees and those who were regrettably unable to make it may benefit from the slide handout generously provided by Dr. Jutras.

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Employment Opportunity: Research Associate

The Faculty of Dentistry is seeking a Research Associate to work in the lab of Dr. Luda Diatchenko. Position title: Research Associate

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Faculty teaching awards recognize Professors Savard, Drapeau

The Faculty of Education recognized the pedagogical excellence of Drs. Drapeau and Savard this week, bestowing annual teaching awards upon each professor.

Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Extended hours at the Library

Several of the Library’s branches are now open later to give you more time to study and get your work done. The following branches are now open for study for 24-hours, 7 days a week: Humanities and Social Sciences Library Schulich Library of Science and Engineering Nahum Gelber Law Library All extended hours will remain in place until Wednesday, April 29, 2014.

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Materials Alumni Newsletter

Dear Alumni,

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Dr. Mark Ware featured in the New York Times and CBC Radio

We are proud to announce that Dr.

Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Good progress in talks with SEU (facilities) on monetary and pending non-monetary items

The parties met for a full day on March 23 and discussed at length several non-monetary and monetary elements that had been broached in previous meetings. This led to a proposal and a counter proposal from the parties, leading to significant progress.

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Published on : 08 Apr 2015

Open letters from Director Carrie Rentschler regarding recent anti-austerity actions at the IGSF

      Professor Carrie Rentschler releases two open letters to students and the broader IGSF and McGill communities in light of recent events surrounding student anti-austerity actions.  The full letters can be downloaded in the links below.

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Published on : 08 Apr 2015

Medical students voice their opinion on Bill 20

Medical students voice their opinion on Bill 20 On March 30th, 2015 McGill Medical Students participated in a historic demonstration at the Quebec National Assembly in protest of the proposed Bill 20.

Published on : 08 Apr 2015