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Experts: Donald Trump's Administration

Published: 23Jan2017

These McGill University experts are available to comment on decisions made by Donald Trump and his team:

Does Trump want peace in the Middle East?

Published: 14Dec2017

"To some extent, it is beyond the control of world leaders, and has more to do with the cycle of protest," says Rex Brynen, a political science professor at McGill University whose work focuses on...

Does Chagas disease present a health risk to Canadians?

Published: 14Dec2017

Believe it or not, a tropical blood parasite native to Latin America could be harmful to Canadians. Infectious diseases like malaria or Zika may have dominated recent headlines but Chagas – the ...

American cities with large Hispanic populations are less likely to police the police

Published: 14Dec2017

How individual police forces treat those that they suspect of being illegal immigrants varies greatly from one city to the next in the U.S. In Albuquerque, New Mexico, the police department has a...

Faces of the opioid crisis: Pain expert on the puzzle of what to prescribe

Published: 13Dec2017

Ask Montreal pain specialist Yoram Shir about the deadly opioid crisis ravaging North America, and he immediately calls for perspective on the rivers of narcotic pills running into so many homes....

Expert - Democrat Wins Senate Seat in Alabama (USA)

Published: 13Dec2017

“Doug Jones on Tuesday became the first Democrat in a generation to win a Senate seat in Alabama.” (CNN) Harold Waller, Political Science, McGill University

Plourde: Making artificial snow is a very slippery slope

Published: 12Dec2017

Article by Daniel Plourde, Bioresource Engineering undergraduate at McGill University....

Morneau advisers urge sweeping changes to cope with looming tech disruption

Published: 11Dec2017

Mr. Morneau has faced criticism this fall from business groups over proposed small-business tax changes set to take effect Jan. 1, and the government s appetite for undertaking further tax changes...

Being a musician can help you decipher language in loud environments 

Published: 11Dec2017

A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has shown that musical training helps people hear speech syllables in loud environments, and has shown how this happens....

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