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Le Devoir.com - Libre de penserMichael Lipset, who is pursuing his doctoral degree in Educational Studies with our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), was featured in today's Le Devoir. The article, written by Fabrice Vil, is titled "La Puissance du hip hop".

Classified as: media, IHDW, le devoir, hip hop
Published on: 28 Apr 2017

There is widespread worry today about the health effects of just about everything around us -- from the food we eat and water we drink, to the plastics we use and medications we take. A journalist’s task of sorting through all the latest studies and reporting the findings in a responsible fashion is more critical than ever.

Classified as: McGill University, science, Lorne Trottier, media, Trottier Public Service Symposium, Erica Johnson, Julia Belluz, Joel Achenbach, Trevor Butterworth. Joe Schwarcz, McGill Office for Science and Society
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Published on: 11 Oct 2016

Dr. Robert Savage, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, spoke to CBC's Sonali Karnick over the weekend regarding children's literacy.

Classified as: parenting, media, CBC, reading, press
Published on: 6 Sep 2016

Rachel Zellars, PhD candidate with our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), recently spoke to Radio Canada International's Carmel Kilkenny regarding the concerns of Black Lives Matter from a Canadian perspective.

Classified as: media, rachel zellars, press, black lives matter, #BLM, rcinet
Published on: 12 Jul 2016

The style of architecture found on the McGill campus is fascinating, to the point where it was recently featured in the documentary series "Archi Branche" aired on the Canal Savoir channel (available only in French). Among other the architecture of various buildings on campus, the latest renovations in Otto Maass are discussed in the context of the special needs associated with laboratory work.

Classified as: media, architecture, Canal Savoir
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Published on: 18 Mar 2016

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

In a recent opinion piece to the Hill Times Online, SSHRC President Ted Hewitt praises Professor Susanne Lajoie's research: "Lajoie is making it possible for children to learn in more meaningful ways with the help of technology," writes Hewitt.

Classified as: ECP, media, SSHRC, atlas, LEADS, press, lajoie
Published on: 10 Nov 2015

Higher education news source University Affairs interviewed Professor Nathan Hall, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, about his experimental social media account @AcademicsSay this week. "His Twitter presence is part pastime, part social media experiment and a catalyst for his investigation into the subject of psychological well-being in academia," writes Shawna Wagman of UA. In July of this year

Classified as: media, nathan hall, twitter, social media, university affairs, Shit Academics Say, @AcademicsSay, press
Published on: 27 Oct 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

"Today, young men, the most susceptible to becoming problem gamblers, are using the internet to risk thousands of dollars daily on sports without the legally mandated safeguards that casinos and regulated sports books must follow," writes the New York Times in a recent article discussing the rising phenomenon of online fantasy sports betting. 

Classified as: policy, media, youth gambling, press, gambling, fantasy gambling, fantasy sports, betting, online gambling, youthgambling.com, legislation
Published on: 20 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

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

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