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Ann-Sophie Bettez was named CWHL player of the month for January. She is second in the league in scoring right now, behind only Marie-Philip Poulin. Bettez has amassed 125 points in 86 games over the course of her CWHL career, has won three national championships with McGill University and yet, at 28 years old, hasn't represented her country at the senior level.

Classified as: alumni
Published on: 3 Feb 2016

Two Desautels alumni – Rob Fetherstonhaugh, BCom78, DPA ’80, and Marc Balevi, BCom 77, DPA 78 – received the Meritorious Service Medal last week from the Governor General.

View the ceremony: Youtube, December 11, 2015

Learn more about this award.

Classified as: alumni, Rob Fetherstonhaugh, Marc Balevi, GG
Published on: 18 Dec 2015

Mélodie Daoust, captain of the McGill Martlets, has been named by Hockey Canada to play at the 2016 Nations Cup tournament in Füssen, Germany, Jan. 4-7.

The Canadian women’s development team will participate in the four-day competition along with national teams from Finland, Germany, Russia, Sweden and Switzerland.

Classified as: Athletics, alumni, education, hockey, daoust, melodie, canada national team, team canada, nation's cup
Published on: 8 Dec 2015

Montreal’s other great hockey team 

by Gary Francoeur, McGill News Alumni Magazine, Nov. 20, 2015

With a new name and logo, new uniforms, and new promotional links to hockey’s most storied franchise, expectations are high for the rebranded Les Canadiennes de Montréal this season.

Classified as: Athletics, alumni, McGill, education, Martlets, canadiennes
Published on: 23 Nov 2015

Dr. Victoria Talwar, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was recently asked "why kids lie, and what to do about it" by Dr. Eileen Kennedy-Moore. The interview was published this week by PBS.org's Parenting division, where they offer Expert Tips and Advice.

Classified as: alumni, parenting, children, media, lying, press
Published on: 18 Nov 2015

Charline Labonté (BEd (PE) 2012, MA (Sport Psych.) 2015) wants to stay in Montreal to encourage the development of women's hockey here, in Quebec, and Canada, she told the press recently. Labonté received her MA in Sport Psychology from our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education in May, 2015.

Classified as: news, alumni, media, hockey, Charline Labonté, women's national team, canada women's hockey, quebec hockey, montreal hockey news, les canadiennes
Published on: 26 Oct 2015

Dr. Lisa Trimble, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), was interviewed this week by Breakfast Television and Radio Canada International regarding Quebec’s new "no exemption" sex education pilot project.

Classified as: alumni, media, lisa trimble, sex ed, dr. trimble, sex education, quebec law, new law
Published on: 3 Sep 2015

During the month of September McGill will host the 14th Annual Pow-Wow (September 18) and the 5th annual Indigenous Awareness Week (September 21-25). McGill University’s Indigenous Awareness Week is designed to increase awareness at McGill about Indigenous peoples in Canada. The week honours the many Indigenous cultures across the country including First Nations, Métis and Inuit.

Classified as: alumni, First Nations and Inuit
Published on: 3 Sep 2015

Dr. Victoria Talwar, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, has been cited by Vice in the recent article "The Ruler: My First Grade Teacher Used to Beat Me and I Am Only Seeking Help Now".

Classified as: alumni, media, abuse, vice, talwar, faculty of education media, vice canada, shaun michaud
Published on: 20 Aug 2015

After being named Canada's top female athlete two years in a row, young Quebec tennis star Eugenie Bouchard has lost 13 of her last 15 matches. Dr. Gordon Bloom of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, Director of the McGill Sports Psychology Research Laboratory, was interviewed by the Montreal Gazette to help resolve questions brought to light by her recent disappointments.

Classified as: Faculty of Education, alumni, media, Gordon Bloom, Sports psychology, Tennis, path, Gazette, eugenie bouchard, sports psych, mcgill sports psychology research, mcgill education
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

Robert Houle (BEd 1975) was a recent winner of the $25,000 Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts. A member of the Sandy Bay First Nation in

Classified as: alumni, First Nations and Inuit, governor general, residential schools, robert houle, Education Alumni
Published on: 11 Aug 2015

Inside the Spring 2015 Issue: Bill 10/Bill 20, physician-assisted dying, recent research, IHSP in the media, upcoming events, student and alumni interviews

Classified as: news, students, alumni, Newsletter, IHSP, Insights & Issues
Published on: 31 Jul 2015

McGill School of Information Studies alumna April Colosimo (MLIS '05), Liaison Librarian at the Schulich Library of Science and Engineering, has been awarded the McGill Library's 2015 Librarian Excellence Award.

The award recognizes a McGill librarian who has demonstrated excellence in academic librarianship and has shown efforts to improve library services through innovative practice, initiative and resourcefulness.

Classified as: alumni
Published on: 7 Jul 2015

By Earl Zukerman
Published May 20, 2015, McGill Athletics

CALGARY, Alta. -- Hockey Canada announced Wednesday that Jamie Kompon (BEd (PE) 1989), a McGill University graduate from Thunder Bay, Ont., is among three head coaches named to lead the three Canadian teams at the 2015 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in August.
 

Classified as: alumni, education, Montreal, hockey, redmen, NHL, mcgill coaches
Published on: 23 Jun 2015

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