Dobson Cup

One last look at 2014: McGill’s year in review

Published: 20Jan2015

From naming Michael A. Meighen as the University’s new Chancellor in January to having two students earning Rhodes Scholarships in December, 2014 was yet another eventful year for McGill. As we...

The evolution of the Quartier de l’innovation’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Published: 2Oct2014

In light of the 2008 financial crisis, fostering entrepreneurship has increasingly moved toward the forefront of economic development and city planning. Beyond acting as an important driver of...

Mégantic : se réinventer, après la crise

Published: 9Sep2014

J’ai participé à la quatrième et dernière étape de la Tournée des entrepreneurs, hier, à Lac-Mégantic. Journée très différente de celle de Gaspé qui a rassemblé des entrepreneurs de Mégantic, mais...

Adam B. Coape-Arnold: Artisantrepreneur

Published: 31Jul2014

Adam B. Coape-Arnold came to McGill’s School of Continuing Studies the day before classes started for the Fall 2013 semester in order to see what the School offered.

Entrepreneurs and big dreams shine at Montreal Startup Festival

Published: 15Jul2014

Montrealer Michael Moszberg was studying abroad and in the market for a gym, but didn’t want to make the commitment to a membership.

McGill student Bernard D'Arche, on helping to rebuild Lac Megantic

Published: 4Jul2014

Bernard d’Arche, McGill Student [and one of the winners of the Dobson Cup], who came up with a unique idea to help rebuild Lac Megantic. Listen: Tommy Schnurmacher Show

Reconstruire à l’heure de l’entrepreneuriat social

Published: 4Jul2014

Au cœur du centre-ville ravagé de Lac-Mégantic, créer une résidence pour développer et porter des projets d’entreprise. Voilà le plan que trois étudiants de l’Université McGill — Cécile Branco-Côté...

Student initiative for Lac-Megantic

Published: 3Jul2014

Desautels students Bernard d'Arche and Cécile Branco discuss their Dobson Cup winning initiative on Breakfast Television Montreal. View video here.

Bold ideas take flight at McGill Dobson Cup

Published: 26Jun2014

One June 5, four teams were crowned victors of the 2014 McGill Dobson Cup, the annual start-up competition hosted by the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship at the Desautels Faculty of Management....

McGill students’ plans to help rebuild Lac-Mégantic win praise

Published: 25Jun2014

One year after a runaway train transporting oil plowed through the downtown core of Lac-Mégantic, igniting and razing much of the town’s commercial centre, three McGill University students with a...

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