A prof in a tank, a ranting psychologist, a physicist with a lead brick and the man from Brynania are the four winners of the 2003 Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Aleksandra Leligdowicz, Alexandra Conliffe and Simon Rabinovitch all come from very different backgrounds, but are all headed to the same place. The three are all headed to Oxford by being McGill's latest Rhodes Scholarship recipients.
Homecoming 2003 was a tremendous time for reuniting with old friends, seeing what's new on campus, and taking part in some of the great events organized by the Alumni Association and numerous McGill faculties. Thousands of revellers returned to McGill from graduating classes ranging from the 1930s to the 1990s.
McGill New York alumni took part in the 11th Annual Canadian University Alumni Reception held at the Penn Club in September with special guest Pamela Wallin, Canada's Consul General in New York and a former broadcaster and journalist with CTV and CBC.
Members of the Agriculture and Home Economics Class of 1948 held a summer reunion in Fredericton, N.B., this past August. Participants picked their own corn for a supper at Everett Farm hosted by Fred, BSc(Agr)'48, and Kit Everett, BSc(HEc)'48.