Guide to ‘fake news’ wins $30,000 National Business Book Award

Published: 25Apr2017

A timely guide to distinguishing fact from fiction in the era of “fake news” was announced Monday as the winner of the $30,000 National Business Book Award. Neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin ...

Hundreds of Montreal scientists, science lovers show up for solidarity march

Published: 25Apr2017

McGill immunology PhD student Caitlin Schneider, who came to study in Montreal from Texas, said she brought her Canadian friends with her as a sign of solidarity against cuts to environmental...

McGill Honorary Doctorates 2017

Published: 25Apr2017

Each year McGill University is proud to confer honorary degrees to highly talented and engaged individuals who serve as an inspiration for our community of students, professors, researchers and...

Bright future for self-charging batteries

Published: 24Apr2017

Who hasn’t lived through the frustrating experience of being without a phone after forgetting to recharge it? This could one day be a thing of the past thanks to technology being developed by Hydro...

Montreal's top employers (2017)

Published: 21Apr2017

McGill has been recognized as one of Montreal’s top employers. Read more: Canada's Top 100 Employers

Why Canadian federalism is bigger than Ottawa and the provinces

Published: 20Apr2017

The fathers of confederation left cities and Indigenous voices on the outside looking in. It’s long past time to change that relationship....

'Let's make it easy for these kids'

Published: 19Apr2017

With the help of an Alberta Medical Association grant, MacEachern has teamed up with researchers at McGill University to promote their free app, Jooay. It connects families with nearby accessible...

Metal as fuel? These Canadian scientists are working to make it happen

Published: 18Apr2017

Researchers at McGill University have been studying the combustion capabilities of metal for more than a decade. Last week, they launched an experiment into space to gain further insight to this...

The 2017 CBC Short Story Prize shortlist revealed

Published: 13Apr2017

Five authors have made the 2017 CBC Short Story Prize shortlist. Among the finalists are: "The Duolect" by Krzystof Pelc (Professor in the Dept. of Political Science at McGill) and "The Peninsula...

McGill and Schulich School of Music award honorary doctorate to Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Published: 13Apr2017

McGill University is proud to present the degree of doctor honoris causa to a great name on the Quebec cultural scene, Maestro Yannick Nézet-Séguin.