Quick Links

Staff news

Entre Nous with Peter Todd, Dean of Management: Big bucks for broad-minded business

Peter Todd talks about the direction of the newly renamed Desautels Faculty of Management, and his first job shovelling cement.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

Kudos

Warren Chippindale is recognized for his tireless fundraising work for the MNI; ten researchers land new Killam Research Fellowship news; and three professors receive Sloan Research Fellowships.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

Juno nominee goes for baroque

McGill grad and employee Mika Putterman's CD gets the nod for a Juno nomination in the category "Classical Album of the Year: Large Ensemble."

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

Profile: Roberta Duckworth: Smooth operator

The voice of McGill for the past 16 years, telephone operator Roberta Duckworth offers a rare inside glimpse into the thrills and chills of the life of a switchboard operator.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

P.O.V.: Something to celebrate

Shree Mulay, director of the McGill Centre for Research and Teaching on Women, offers her point of view of what International Women's Day means in Canada.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

McGill headliners: Sex, lies and vocal apes

This edition of McGill's media darlings includes Ian Shrier's take on sex and sport, Jack Jedwab's opinion of Wayne Gretzky's gambling woes, and Athena Vouloumanos' research on babies, parents and the soothing calls of rhesus monkeys.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

When memory lane takes a wrong turn: Alleviating PTSD

McGill researchers discover way to reduce the effects of post traumatic stress syndrome.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 02 Mar 2006

Heil triggers medal avalanche

Management student Jennifer Heil wins Canada's first medal -- a gold -- of the Turin Olympics, spurring the Canadian team to its best ever showing.

Published on : 02 Mar 2006

The McGill University Health Centre participates in Montreal mayor's mission to Paris

MUHC looks afield to explore approaches to biotechnology commercialization.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 24 Feb 2006

St-Pierre first McGill woman to win second Olympic gold

Kim St-Pierre has become the first female athlete and the second graduate from McGill University to win a pair of Olympic gold medals.

Published on : 22 Feb 2006

MUHC lipid clinic: Advice for cardiovascular health

February is heart month and Dr. David Blank, medical biochemist with the MUHC lipid clinic, offers these tips to help you improve your cardiovascular health this year.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 22 Feb 2006

McGill's Jennifer Heil captures gold

Jennifer Heil, a Desautels Faculty of Management student and freestyle skier, has won Canada's first Olympic gold medal in Turin. For the 22-year-old from Spruce Grove, Alberta, it was the culmination of four years of effort.

Published on : 13 Feb 2006

McGill lands most U.S. patents

McGill University applied for and was issued 20 percent of U.S. patents issued to Canadian universities.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 09 Feb 2006

Around campus

Bolivian bike odyssey; back from the brink of Buchenwald; justice for Haiti; Nordic musical smorgasbord; battling the cyber-bully.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 09 Feb 2006

Fed visits class

Professor Norman Cornett organizes a "collective blind date" between his 110 Religious Studies students and five special guests, including Johanne Gelinas, Canada's Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development.

Classified as : Staff, Faculty, External, Students
Published on : 09 Feb 2006