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CBC NEWS | Consumer attitudes to 'best before' dates contribute to food waste

Published: 21Sep2018

"There's a lot confusion about best-before dates," said Lawrence Goodwin, McGill University's Ian and Jayne Munro Chair in Food Safety, in an interview on CBC Montreal's Daybreak.  Read more

A $3.5-million gift to McGill aims to level playing field for female athletes

Published: 20Sep2018

McGill alumni and long-time Athletics benefactors Sheryl Kerr (BCom'67) and David Kerr (BSc'65) are chalking up another important "assist" for Team McGill with a $3.5-million gift to create the...

FINANCIAL POST | Facebook expanding its Montreal AI lab to quadruple the number of researchers

Published: 20Sep2018

Joelle Pineau, an associate professor at McGill university and the lab’s head, said that medical imaging was a good fit for the kind of “fundamental research” on artificial intelligence that...

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions

Published: 20Sep2018

The 4th Industrial Revolution topped the agenda at The World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of New Champions as leaders met to shape the impact and use of sci & tech on geopolitical, economic ...

NEWSWEEK | Nuclear Pasta: Strongest Material in Universe Discovered in Neutron Star Crust

Published: 19Sep2018

Matthew Caplan, a postdoctoral research fellow at McGill University, and colleagues have had their findings on nuclear pasta accepted for publication in the journal Physical Review Letters. Read more

New insight into aging

Published: 19Sep2018

Plasticity is enhanced but dysregulated in the aging brain...

2018 MS Xchange

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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

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