A study co-authored by Desautels Assistant Marketing Professor DaHee Han finds that there’s a big difference between the charitable giving habits of the wealthy and the less privileged.
There were happy faces all around at Monday's launch of the Macdonald Campus Seed Library. The project, initiated by Liaison Librarian Dana Ingalls, offers seeds and gardening resources to members of the McGill community. According to Ingalls, "many public and academic libraries are expanding services to meet community needs. They are lending tools, artwork, exercise equipment, and more.
For those of you who missed it, take a few minutes to watch Elena Bennett's presentation @Davos. "By dwelling on the possibility of a dystopian environmental future, we run the risk of making the prediction self-fulfilling. We need more inspirational visions – but which are realistic and believable." Watch on McGillMacCampus Youtube
Nathalie Haddad, MSc(A) '02 (Human Nutrition), was a pioneer in the UAE healthy meal delivery market when she founded her company, Right Bite, in 2004. Since then, the nutritional consultation and meal delivery service has helped its clients lose [...] 250,000 kg excess weight, she tells Caterer Middle East. And these are just the people who subscribe to Right Bite’s customized meal plan packages — this figure doesn’t take into account the customers who use the delivery arm of the company, Right Bite Express.
This position, available for a period of 1year, is to complete a research project on the effects of chiral molecules on the properties of brushite ceramic. The person accepted into this position will be expected to build upon previous work done in the lab to extend our findings that chiral molecules exert regulatory hierarchical control over the properties brushite ceramic.
Please join McGill’s Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre for a lecture series entitled “Both Sides of the Fence: Perspectives from Cancer Patients who are Cancer Researchers: Today’s Research for Tomorrow’s Cure. For more information, please email events [dot] gcrc [at] mcgill [dot] ca or contact Annette Novak at 514−398−4970. Please join us for the third lecture of the series presented by The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre.
The Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada is now accepting applications for the 2017 Youth Education Award! There are funds available to the lucky winners. Click on link to learn more: http://www.braintumour.ca/5002/education-awards-for-brain-tumour-survivors---guidelines
Migraine Québec would like to invite you to attend a conference given by Dr. Guy Boudreau about scientific research and migraines.
McGill is investigating unusual network activity. As a precautionary measure, we are requiring all system users to reset their McGill passwords. You have until March 28, 10:30AM EDT to make this change. For instructions on how to reset your McGill password, please visit www.mcgill.ca/password.
MERCURY Course Evaluations will be available to students until April 30 for units following the default period (or until April 12 for units following the condensed period).
This message is sent out on behalf of Myriam Bensimon, Controller, Financial Services Dear colleagues, Please note that the FY17 Year-End Reporting and Communication Meeting will be held on Friday, March 24, 2017, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. in the Bronfman Building, Room 423. The PRESENTATION, AGENDA and MEMO are available on the Financial Services website using the undernoted link:
Aly R. Háji, a student in the joint MBA-Law program at McGill University, has been selected to fill one of twenty-seven positions as Clerk for the Supreme Court of Canada. Under this highly selective appointment, he will work under the direction of a Supreme Court Judge and will fulfill various duties, including researching points of law, preparing memoranda of law and assisting the Judge in the general work of the Court.
Facility Location and Capacity Acquisition under Carbon Tax and Emissions Limits: To Centralize or To Decentralize?
Authors: Turken, N., Carrillo, J., Verter, V. Publication: International Journal of Production Economics Abstract: