2018 MS Xchange


Dr. Jack Antel, Dr. Pierre Duquette and the 2018 MS Xchange Scientific Planning Committee invite you to attend the 7th annual MS Xchange Conference on Friday, November 16th at the University of...

THE ECOLOGIST | Turn off, tune in - a lesson in learning

Published: 18Sep2018

Professor Kim Samuel says we should turn away from wifi, mobile phones and social media to put wellbeing at the heart of student care as the new school and university year begins.  Read more  

THE GUARDIAN | Myers-Briggs personality tests: what kind of person are you?

Published: 17Sep2018

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator is used by firms worldwide to test their employees. In her new book, Merve Emre looks at the system’s curious origins. Read more

WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM | Largest ‘Summer Davos’ Ever Aims to Boost Global Innovation to Solve Global Challenges

Published: 13Sep2018

The Co-Chairs of the meeting, who will take an active role in a number of sessions, are: Jay Flatley, Executive Chairman, Illumina, USA; Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, McGill...

THE CONVERSATION | Maude Abbott: The Canadian scientist who deserved a Nobel prize

Published: 12Sep2018

The late Dr. Maude Abbott is known for overcoming “the gender-based odds against her to become an internationally respected pathologist and a world authority on heart defects,” according to the...

Expert: Hurricane Florence

Published: 12Sep2018

"With a Category 4 hurricane rapidly approaching and weather officials issuing a hurricane warning for more than 300 miles of coastline, more than 1 million people faced a choice Tuesday: stay home...

New cities may make millions more vulnerable to climate change

Published: 10Sep2018

A forthcoming study of over a hundred new cities being built around the world suggests developers and planning authorities are doing very little to make their projects resilient to climate change....

Eleven McGill scholars honoured by the Royal Society of Canada

Published: 11Sep2018

Today, the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) announced the induction of 89 new Fellows, five of which are McGill researchers and scholars. The RSC also announced 52 new members to the College of New...

FINANCIAL POST | When being boss means ensuring customers – and friends – are happy

Published: 11Sep2018

(This interview has been condensed and edited from The CEO Series on CJAD, hosted by McGill University Associate Professor Karl Moore. This article was written with Dan Schechner, BCom student at...