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Novel sample preparation approaches for LDI imaging MS to answer key biological questions

21 Feb 2019 11:30

Applied Mass Spectrometry [food/nutrition/environment and agriculture] @ McGill - Macdonald Campus

Guest speaker: Prof Pierre Chaurand, Department of Chemistry, Université de Montréal


4 O'Clock Forum: Developing in a changing environment: how do plants adapt?

21 Feb 2019 16:00

4 O'Clock Forum starts continues its 2019 series with a talk by Mr. Boris F. Mayer, PhD Candidate, Department of Plant Science, McGill University

Light refreshments will be served. ALL VISITORS WELCOME!

4 O'Clock Forum: Developing Fitness Consequence Maps for Plant Genomes

28 Feb 2019 16:00

4 O'Clock Forum starts continues its 2019 series with a talk by Dr. Zoé Joly Lopez, Center for Genomics and Systems Biology, New York University)

Light refreshments will be served. ALL VISITORS WELCOME!

Winter 2019 STUDY BREAK...

4 Mar 2019
8 Mar 2019

STUDY BREAK. Classes cancelled for all faculties except Dentistry, Medicine and Continuing Studies (non-credit courses and English & French credit courses).

Prepping for your Lit Review: Organizing, Summarizing, and Critiquing Studies

8 Mar 2019 13:00

Feel overwhelmed by the amount of papers you found for your literature review? Learn how to efficiently keep track of authors’ relevant points, and critically comment on the literature so that your own voice shines through when writing your review. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Please contact Giovanna Badia at giovanna.badia [at] if you have any questions about this workshop.


Non-destructive assessment of chicken egg fertility using hyperspectral imaging technique

12 Mar 2019 13:15

PhD Oral Defence of Adeyemi Olutoyin Adegbenjo, Bioresource Engineering


PhD Oral Defence: Characterizing the role of epigenetic component ADA2 in Brachypodium distachyon

14 Mar 2019 13:15

PhD Oral Defence of Jordan Demone, Plant Science


FAES Faculty Council Meeting

15 Mar 2019 14:30

Please mark these dates in your calendar. The dates for the 2018-19 Faculty Council Meetings are as follows:


Friday, September 21 Friday, October 19 Friday, November 16 Friday, December 14


Friday, January 18 Friday, February 15Friday, March 15 Friday, April 12 Friday, May 17


EndNote Essentials

18 Mar 2019 09:30

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms. Everyone is welcome to attend.


4 O'Clock Forum: Precision Agriculture and Sensor Systems - Establishment of Smart Infrastructure for Food Production

21 Mar 2019 16:00

4 O'Clock Forum starts continues its 2019 series with a talk by Dr. Viacheslav Adamchuk, Department of Bioresource Engineering, McGill University

Light refreshments will be served. ALL VISITORS WELCOME!

Introduction to Zotero

9 Apr 2019 10:00

Zotero is a free and open source software that enables you to organize your research, create bibliographies and insert citations or footnotes in your assignments. This workshop will introduce participants to the main functions of Zotero and will include a hands-on component. You can download Zotero here. Feel free to bring along your personal laptop, or otherwise to use one of the computers in the library classroom.