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A look into Vision 2020

Published November 18 2013 | McGill Daily
Written by Juliana Hayden | Visual by Khoa Doan

On the evening of November 14, staff and students gathered in the McGill bookstore for the launch of the first draft of McGill’s sustainability strategy – otherwise known as Vision 2020.

Classified as: community, Research, education, vision 2020, operations, Connectivity, Governance and Administration
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Published on: 21 Nov 2013

How McGill perpetuates ableism.

Published on September 23 | McGill Daily
Written by Ralph Haddad

Classified as: operations, social justice
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Published on: 25 Sep 2013

Meals using campus grown food at McGill University or Bikechain, a student-run DIY repair shop at University of Toronto are some of the initiatives you will witness if you take a stroll on some Canadian campuses.

 

Published September 09, 2013 | New Indian Express
Written by Shilpa Vasudevan

Classified as: operations, Administration and Governance
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Published on: 9 Sep 2013

Les outils des urbanistes sont désormais à la portée des Montréalais qui désirent repenser les lignes de leur métropole, et ce, gratuitement.

Published on August 20, 2013 | Journal de Montreal
Written by Emmanuel Delacour (Agence QMI)

Classified as: operations
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Published on: 7 Sep 2013

Published August 2013

Shaping the Next

Design contrains at Montreal's Mount Royal McGill University's McIntyre Pavillion, a cutting-edge medical research and teaching facility, led to innovative electromechanical systems that significantly reduced the energy consumption of the building. 

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Classified as: energy, operations
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Published on: 7 Sep 2013

Published on August 15, 2013 | Gazette
Written by Chris Hanna

Classified as: operations, social justice
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Published on: 6 Sep 2013

Published on August 27, 2013 | Forbes

Classified as: energy, operations
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Published on: 28 Aug 2013

Published in FastCoExist

"Crickets are a delectable, affordable, and environmentally friendly protein source already eaten in some parts of the world. Now the trick is producing them for the masses.

Classified as: food, operations, land, crickets
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Published on: 15 Aug 2013

Written by Christina Reinwald
Published by August 15, 2013 | Boston Globe

"The problem: finding a high-quality source of protein for hundreds of millions of people that can be raised quickly, without consuming a lot of land, water, and other resources.

Classified as: community, food, water, operations, Hult Prize, land
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Published on: 15 Aug 2013

Written by Benjamin Shingler
Published on August 12, 2013 | Canadian Press

Classified as: community, operations, land
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Published on: 12 Aug 2013

Written by Elaine Smith
Published on July 21, 2013 | the New York Times

"Sustainability has become more than a fashionable buzzword on Canadian campuses; it has become enshrined both in university policy and in daily student life. McGill’s Sustainability Projects Fund, for example, imposes a student fee of 50 Canadian cents per credit that is matched by the university.

Classified as: community, SPF, operations, Administration and Governance, SP0057, SP0074, SP0076
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Published on: 25 Jul 2013

Edited by Agence Science-Presse
Published on July 17, 2013 | D'Autray l'action

Classified as: community, operations
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Published on: 22 Jul 2013

Written by Corinne Ton That
Published on July 17, 2013 | the Montreal Gazette

"The santropol roulant collective creates a new colony in one of its hives as part of a downtown beekeeping project. Simon Chauvette and Bree Akesson make their way to the rooftop of McGill University's engineering building with a tiny queen in hand.

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Published on: 22 Jul 2013

Published on June 29, 2013 | le Journal de Montreal

"Après avoir passé 20 ans au cœur de la forêt tropicale, une biologiste de l’Université McGill mondialement connue pour ses travaux sur la déforestation et la qualité de l’air revient au Québec pour sortir la science des laboratoires.

Classified as: materials, operations, academics
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Published on: 22 Jul 2013

Published on June 11, 2013 | the West Island Gazette

"Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue has agreed to pick up organic waste — and the subsequent tab — at John Abbott College and McGill University’s Macdonald campus.

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Published on: 12 Jun 2013

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