Cocaine more addictive than first thought, study finds

Published: 26May2017

“The study provides evidence that some of the characteristic brain signals in people who have developed addictions are also present much earlier than most of us would have imagined,” said Prof...

Are you an introvert, ambivert or extrovert?

Published: 25May2017

Professor Karl Moore speaks with Shannon Cuciz about the difference between introverts, ambiverts and extroverts on Global News Morning. Find out more: Global News

Dean’s Q&A: Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou Of McGill’s Desautels School

Published: 24May2017

When joining a new organization of any sort, it’s a good idea to get to know the new people you’ll be working with and have a plan of action. Those were the first two items on Isabelle Bajeux...

Graduate Student FRQS Competition 2017-2018

Published: 23May2017

Masters Sarah McIlwaine Tatiana Sanchez Johnson ying Jishian Ravinthiran   Doctoral Nevecia Case Manal El Deb Kathleen MacDonald   Resident - research Dr. Anthony Gifuni (Phase I)    

How Montreal aims to become a world centre of artificial intelligence

Published: 23May2017

U de M and McGill University are the academic bedrocks on which Montreal’s AI sector has been built. About 150 AI researchers toil at the two institutions, making the city one of the world’s...

Is Canada’s carbon-pricing policy striking the right balance?

Published: 19May2017

The three of us agree that good climate policy needs to achieve all three objectives, and that doing so is certainly possible. But it requires political determination, attention to plenty of detail...

Dr. Srividya Iyer - Recipient of the 2017 Maude Abbot Prize

Published: 19May2017

Dr. Srividya Iyer has been selected as the laureate of the 2017 Maude Abbot Prize!...

Materials and engineering: Rebuilding the world

Published: 18May2017

When Mahoutian started his PhD in civil engineering at McGill University in Montreal in 2011, his goal was to find a material that would sequester carbon, trapping it before it could get into the...

Surviving genocide: Storytelling and ritual help communities heal

Published: 17May2017

Four years after the attack, Shingali and his family have escaped grave bodily harm. But like thousands of other exiled Yezidis, they are still dealing with the psychological aftermath of a forced...

FRSQ Competition results 2017-2018

Published: 17May2017

Congratulations to the FRSQ Competition 2017-2018 winners!...