Faculty

Labour Day

2Sep2019

Labour Day. Classes cancelled. Administrative offices closed. Libraries closed....

Thanksgiving Holiday 2019

14Oct2019

THANKSGIVING DAY holiday. Classes cancelled. Administrative offices closed....

Irwin Cotler to receive honorary doctorate from McGill University

Published: 29May2019

On May 30, 2019, Emeritus Professor the Honorable Irwin Cotler, P.C., O.C., O.Q. (BA’61, BCL’64), will receive a Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, and give the commencement address at the Faculty of...

Andrea Bjorklund and Rosalie Jukier appointed as associate deans

Published: 25Apr2019

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Professor Andrea K. Bjorklund has been appointed associate dean (graduate studies) for a three-year term, effective July 1, 2019, and Professor...

Journalist Deniz Yücel receives Litvack Award from Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism

Published: 27Mar2019

On March 25, 2019, the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism of McGill University was pleased to award German-Turkish journalist and producer Deniz Yücel the Robert S. Litvack Award, who...

Sustainability committee launches community consultation

Published: 20Mar2019

The Faculty of Law’s Sustainability Committee is a new entity, created in response to student demand, building on impressive groundwork by members of a student-led committee. The committee fosters...

J. Mauricio Gaona wins the 2018 Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement through Media

Published: 28Feb2019

The Faculty is pleased to announce that doctoral candidate and O’Brien Graduate Fellow J. Mauricio Gaona was awarded the 2018 Principal’s Prize for Public Engagement through Media in the Graduate...

UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women Releases Report

Published: 17Mar2015

On March 6, The UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women made 38 non-legally binding recommendations, including that the Canadian government call an independent inquiry into...