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Nearly $3.8 Million for Macdonald Campus’ Farm Management and Technology program

Published: 31Mar2017

The Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Laurent Lessard, and Geoffrey Kelley, MNA for Jacques-Cartier and Minister responsible for Native Affairs, announced today on behalf of the...

Montreal's feel-good LRT comes courtesy of the taxpayer

Published: 31Mar2017

Ahmed El-Geneidy, the head of McGill University’s Transportation Research group, thinks the REM’s promoters are wearing rose-coloured glasses. Ridership projections for the REM of 40 million...

$5 Million for agri-food innovation

Published: 31Mar2017

The Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Laurent Lessard, and Geoffrey Kelley, MNA for Jacques-Cartier and Minister responsible for Native Affairs, announced on behalf of the Government of...

HST policy, P.E.I. climate change strategy 'in direct opposition' over heating oil

Published: 30Mar2017

"It's actually encouraging people to use that fuel source rather than alternative fuel sources," said Chris Ragan, an economics professor at McGill University and chair of the university's...

Expert on Trade: Brexit, CETA, and Canada-China free trade

Published: 30Mar2017

What will be the impact of Brexit on Canada? What will happen with the new upcoming new Comprehensive and Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) this summer? Also, what can one expect from upcoming free...

Health care could be behind Canada's longer life expectancy

Published: 29Mar2017

But Erin Strumpf, who researches public health at McGill University in Montreal, says it is not so simple. With so many factors affecting health, such as lifestyle and genetics, it can be difficult...

Expert: OECD report on Montreal’s employment and innovation

Published: 29Mar2017

The OECD has released a report titled "City of Talent Montreal: An Action Plan for Boosting Employment, Innovation and Skills": “Montreal has huge potential to become one of the most dynamic cities...

How Tetris therapy could help patients

Published: 28Mar2017

Dr Robert Hess, from McGill University in Canada, who ran the study said: "Using head-mounted video goggles we were able to display the game dichoptically, where one eye was allowed to see only the...

Improving memory with magnets

Published: 28Mar2017

The ability to remember sounds, and manipulate them in our minds, is incredibly important to our daily lives — without it we would not be able to understand a sentence, or do simple arithmetic. New...

Justin Trudeau's #WelcomeRefugees policy to be assessed in live study

Published: 27Mar2017

Professor Jill Hanley, from McGill University, is the Montreal lead on the "live" study which will track the results of the humanitarian program, and the efforts of ordinary Canadians who've been...

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