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  • McGill School of Environment
  • Morgan Arboretum

2018-2019 On-Campus Recruitment

18 Aug 2018
to
10 Dec 2018

Are you looking for a job in the Federal or Provincial Government, Consulting, Financial Institutions, Engineering or Information Technology?...

Lister Family Engaged Science Video Workshop 3

15 Oct 2018 14:30
16:30

Lister Family Engaged Science Video Workshop Series

Tell your science story in a 30-second video.  Participants will use their personal video capturing device and free video editing application. Each workshop builds on previous learning experience. 

Priority will be given to participants who register for all 3 workshops: 

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Monday, October 15, 2018

 

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World Food Day Celebration

16 Oct 2018 10:00
12:00
Celebrate World Food Day with the McGill Institute for Global Food Security. The fuel of tomorrow: How nutrition can drive countries, economies and a brighter future

with special Keynote Speaker: Lauren Landis, Director of the Nutrition Division at the World Food Programme, Rome

Everyone is welcome to attend.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

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Using Hydrogen/Deuterium exchange and native mass spectrometry to study peptide antibiotics biosynthesis

17 Oct 2018 12:00
13:00

Applied Mass Spectrometry @ McGill - Macdonald Campus:

Special seminar by Dr. Christopher Thibodeaux, Department of Chemistry, McGill University.

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Macdonald Innovation & Entrepreneurship Creative Collaboration Drop-In

17 Oct 2018 15:00
15:30
DROP-IN ... and BE a part of what’s happening in Innovation and Entrepreneurship on the Mac campus! Ask questions, share ideas, meet fellow innovators, exchange resources, light snacks served 

Fall schedule:

Wednesdays, from 3:00-3:30 PM in Raymond Building R1-042

Oct 17 - Innovator to Entrepreneur: making a business plan

Oct 24 - Validating your enterprise

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Gene-environment interactions on eating behaviour and chronic disease risk

18 Oct 2018 16:00

The Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at Macdonald Campus has tremendous expertise and opportunities for innovations in research on agriculture, the environment, health, food, nutrition, pests and parasites, including from a biotechnology perspective. However, there are limited opportunities for faculty, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to share their common interests in these areas....

FAES Faculty Council Meeting

19 Oct 2018 14:30

Please mark these dates in your calendar. The dates for the 2018-19 Faculty Council Meetings are as follows:

2018

Friday, September 21Friday, October 19 Friday, November 16 Friday, December 14

2019

Friday, January 18 Friday, February 15 Friday, March 15 Friday, April 12 Friday, May 17

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Lister Family Engaged Science Pitch Your Science 101 Workshop

22 Oct 2018 10:00
12:00
Pitch your science story in 60 seconds or less. 

Bring your 60-second science text and join Dr. Andrew Churchill for a dynamic 2 hour workshop to develop 3 pillars of engaging presentations: content, body language, and voice. Using your initial script as a starting point, Dr. Churchill will help participants work together to hone value propositions and develop effective hooks as well as coach more effective body language and use of voice to maximize engagement and comprehension....

Lister Family Engaged Science Photography Workshop Series I

22 Oct 2018 15:00
16:30

Three interactive workshops explore the challenges of photography in various scientific workplaces: presentation/meeting, laboratory and plants. Join us for 1, 2 or all 3 workshops and discover the power of photography to tell your science story! Improve your science photos with professional photographer and instructor Avi Charszan of Red Button PHOTO.

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Macdonald Campus Graduate & Professional School Fair

23 Oct 2018 10:00
14:00

Students from ALL Faculties are invited to the first Macdonald Campus Graduate & Professional School Fair. It is a great way to show case the different programs available in a wide variety of disciplines from schools of higher education.  If you are intrigued by the idea of post-graduate education meet School representatives with the latest details on admission requirements, fellowship opportunities, and other key information.

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EndNote Essentials

23 Oct 2018 14:30
16:00

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

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Macdonald Innovation & Entrepreneurship Creative Collaboration Drop-In

24 Oct 2018 15:00
15:30
DROP-IN ... and BE a part of what’s happening in Innovation and Entrepreneurship on the Mac campus! Ask questions, share ideas, meet fellow innovators, exchange resources, light snacks served 

Fall schedule:

Wednesdays, from 3:00-3:30 PM in Raymond Building R1-042

Oct 24 - Validating your enterprise

Oct 31 - Ghosts and goblins: roadblocks to successful innovation

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Food for Thought Lecture Series. Closing the Poop Loop: Rethinking human excreta management

24 Oct 2018 19:00
20:30

Our 4th Food for Thought Lecture for 2018 will feature a look at waste disposal with Postdoctoral Research Fellow Michael Boh (Bioresource Engineering)

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Investigating the effects of agricultural intensification on a rapidly declining aerial insectivorous bird

25 Oct 2018 11:30

Welcome to the 2018-19 iteration of the Department of Natural Resource Sciences Seminar Series. The theme this year is "Environmental Biology". We have a great slate of speakers for the Fall, listed below.

All seminars occur in the Faculty Lounge at 11:30am. Everyone is welcome to attend. Coffee and snacks will be served, so please bring your coffee cup.

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Predatory publishing: What is it and how to avoid it

25 Oct 2018 14:30
15:30

A January 2017 article in University Affairs wrote “Beware! Academics are getting reeled in scam journals”. The article highlighted some of the common fears and concerns surrounding publishing in today’s academic landscape.

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