Sustainable Innovation through Green Chemistry: Engaging Graduate Students Outside of Disciplinary Silos
Green chemistry is a rapidly growing area of interest for industry as companies face increased regulatory requirements, supply constraints, and consumer demands for sustainable products. Business innovation is a powerful means to achieve sustainable development, but challenges associated with marketability of clean technologies must be considered for effective implementation.
Congratulations to Prof. Warren Gross on his recent promotion to the rank of full professor! This is a well-deserved recognition for many years of great research contributions and teaching. Well done!
Professor Naomi Nichols, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), is co-editor of a recent publication, Exploring Effective Systems Responses to Homelessness, published by The Canadian Observatory on Homelessness (Homeless Hub). The collection represents the nation’s first book on systems-level solutions to homelessness.
Dear colleagues, The Honorable Kristy Duncan, federal Minister of Science, announced today the latest new and renewed Canada Research Chairs. I am happy to report that three of our faculty members and one associate member were among the recipients announced today:
Professor Vedat Verter has been elected as a Board Member of Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) for a two-year term starting January 2016. With more than 2,000 members, POMS is a premier international professional organization that brings together the POM scholars and professionals from around the world. Its flagship journal Production and Operations Management is on the Financial Times 45 and Business Week 20 lists. Read more about POMS.
To all Finance users, The month of January 2016 is closed. You may pick up your Minerva Financial Statements by logging into Minerva via https://horizon.mcgill.ca/minerva. This link will bring you directly to the Finance (Fund) Administration Menu >> Financial Statements menu option.
For the time being, when you click on the Access myCourses link in the myMcGill portal, you have to re-enter your McGill credentials. You can also access myCourses directly through one of the following options: Direct link to myCourses: https://mycourses2.mcgill.ca/ The Quick Links tab, located on the top right of any web page on the McGill domain (www.mcgill.ca).
February 2016 | A recently published article by Shelley Clark and Sarah Brauner-Otto has received wide media coverage.
February 2016 | A recently published article by Shelley Clark and Sarah Brauner-Otto has received wide media coverage. You can listen to a report by the BBC here.
"Strong Muscles Make For Strong Bones," Bloomberg Manulife prizewinner Dr. Giangregorio tells Gazette
Dr. Lora Giangregorio, winner of 2015 Bloomberg Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health -administered by the Faculty of Education- was interviewed by The Montreal Gazette recently regarding her research.
Dear EBOH members, Find yourself longing to get some feedback on your research? Curious about what others in the Department are researching? Registration and abstract submission for the 2016 EBOH Research Day are now open!
BeaverTails found success when the Montreal-based company finally decided to embrace the iconic dessert’s biggest asset — marketing the decadent hand-stretched sweet pastry made to resemble a beaver’s tail as a treat for special occasions, rather than positioning it as a food for people to eat every day.
La banque alimentaire basée à Saint-Laurent a un nouveau directeur général. Richard D. Daneau entrera en fonction chez Moisson Montréal le 8 février, succédant à Dany Michaud, qui a quitté ses fonctions en octobre. Titulaire d’un baccalauréat en commerce de l’Université McGill et d’une maîtrise en administration de HEC, il cumule près de 25 ans d’expérience en gestion des opérations et administration dans le domaine des transports, des technologies et des équipements industriels.