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What President Donald Trump will mean for Canada

Published: 11Nov2016

Catherine Potvin, a biology professor and climate change expert at McGill University, said her biggest worry is that Trump will reverse many of the green initiatives launched under President Barack...

Leonard Cohen dies at 82

Published: 11Nov2016

“Leonard Cohen, the hugely influential singer and songwriter whose work spanned nearly 50 years, died at the age of 82.” (Rolling Stone)...

Effective parenting: how to help your child overcome anxiety (Nov. 14)

Published: 11Nov2016

How parents can help their children overcome anxiety? Professor Tina Montreuil is the next speaker in the Effective Parenting: New Trends And Approach series. She will discuss strategies for...

Keeping our balance - a tale of two systems

Published: 11Nov2016

The transition from being sea creatures to living on land, even if it happened over 300 million years ago, seems to have left its traces on the way we keep our balance today....

The Example of Ronald Reagan

Published: 10Nov2016

"So far, Mr. Trump, the political amateur and sputtering demagogue, has lacked Reagan’s magnanimity or his flexibility. Can the reality-show star turned president-elect mimic the actor turned...

McGill to host panel discussion on journalism and police surveillance

Published: 9Nov2016

The issue of police surveillance of journalists will be debated Thursday night at the McGill Faculty Club by a panel of lawyers and editors. Read more: Montreal Gazette  

Meet the Canadian woman Hollywood calls when they need to talk to aliens

Published: 8Nov2016

To get the science right, the producers of the highly anticipated upcoming movie Arrival hired Jessica Coon, a real life linguistics professor at McGill University. Read more: The Hamilton Spectator

The Neuro Celebrates #GivingTuesday on November 29

Published: 8Nov2016

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving, created to counteract the consumerism-based Black Friday and Cyber Monday....

HEADS UP On The Concussion Issue

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An all-star lineup of experts in the fields of sports and neurology will share a stage on Jan. 27 to discuss concussions, a serious injury that has only recently been getting the attention it...

In Boomers’ Sunset, Election Reawakens an Old Divide

Published: 7Nov2016

“There’s this tremendous idealism with the Clintons — actually living social change, embodying social change,” said Gil Troy, the author of “The Age of Clinton: America in the 1990s” and a history...

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