BCom100 - Bachelor of Commerce Stories

Proud to share my experience as a BCom alumni

18 Jun 2020

Coming all the way from Geneva, Switzerland, to Montreal was a big adventure. From 1998 to 2001, I spent the best time of my life partying with amazing mates, learning from the best teachers in the...

A transformational experience

18 Jun 2020

There aren’t enough words to describe my time at McGill, but if I had to pick one word, it would be enriching....

Take time to appreciate the richness of the education

18 Jun 2020

Looking back at my time in both undergrad and graduate school at Desautels, I now realize how big of a part it played in my life....

Made by resilience, Made by McGill

18 Jun 2020

I had to fight my way into McGill by dealing with a tough, reality-oriented father. He came from a family of nine that valued work over education. When I was 16, he offered me a large sum of money...

Proud to have founded the Management Cancer Auction

18 Jun 2020

My thoughts go back to 1976 when, as a junior in the Faculty of Management at McGill, I helped launch the very first Management Cancer Auction. I had the pleasure and thrill of being the auctioneer...

Introduced to a world full of opportunity

15 Jun 2020

I was first in my family to go to college, so we deemed many moments special and worthy of celebration during my four-year undergraduate journey. Walking across the stage at graduation felt like a...

A newfound appreciation for what it takes to be a leader

9 Jun 2020

The current time of uncertainty has drastically altered the future for the Class of 2020 across the world. Despite the challenges that we now face together, being part of the 100th graduating class...

I wouldn’t want it any other way

9 Jun 2020

Looking back at my experience in McGill’s BCom program, I can confidently say that I wouldn’t want it any other way. Not only did I learn from exceptional practitioners in academia, but the...

Involvement can shape your McGill experience

25 May 2020

One of my favourite memories in the BCom program is from my second year in Don Melville's Not-for-Profit-Consulting program.  ...



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