With spring around the corner, maybe you are looking to get back into an exercise routine. McGill’s Bloomberg Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health offers you five tips to reach your health goals. Dr.
A protest that blocked access to the James Administration Building and the James Annex for two hours this morning is over. The buildings are now reopened and staff may return to their offices. This is our last update.
The following statement was issued Friday, March 20, by Deputy Provost (Student Life and Learning) Ollivier Dyens and Drew Love, Executive Director of Athletics and Recreation:
A recent request that McGill provide women-only hours in its Athletics fitness centre has prompted discussion and debate on and off campus. The University has taken some time to consider, from various points of view, what is a challenging issue.
On March 17, Professor Colin Johnson, Gender Studies, Indiana University Bloomington and Visiting Scholar, IGSF, will deliver the lecture “Unfriendly Thresholds: Misanthropy and Sexual Difference.”
All advisors and student support staff are invited to join the AAN on Wednesday, March 25, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (McMed, Rm. 504), for their Annual General Assembly. This year’s topic is “Building Bridges to Better Support Our Students.” Come to learn more about the resources that are available to support students throughout their university journey and to catch up with colleagues and friends. More details can be found here.
The administrative building at 3465 Durocher St. will reopen tomorrow, Wednesday, March 11, while work will continue for several days, or perhaps even weeks, to restore water to the building.
On Thursday, March 12, at 6 p.m. in the Rare Books & Special Collections (McLennan Library Building – 4th floor), join McGill University Library & Archives and the Friends of the Library for this special talk featuring internationally acclaimed anthologist, essayist, author and scholar, Alberto Manguel.
Dr. Rose Goldstein, Vice-Principal (RIR), cordially invites faculty and staff to attend Bravo, McGill’s annual celebration of excellence in research and scholarship. Please join us on March 12, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m at the Omni Hotel (1050 Sherbrooke west) as we honour winners of major prizes and awards during a gala reception with family, colleagues, students, partners and supporters. RSVP here.
Check out McGill’s new Annual Report, which celebrates the University’s accomplishments, milestones and highlights from 2013-14. Read the Report online.
From March 2 to March 31, the Bookstore will have its largest sale ever. Save 50–80 per cent off select items in clothing, insignia, stationery, academic reference and general reading books departments. The Computer Store will have deals so good that we aren’t allowed to advertise them. To find out more about the sale or to see the Moving Sale’s Treasure of the Day, follow the Facebook page. Swing by the store and help us lighten the load.