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2021 Hugh MacLennan Lecture: Navigating Identity through Storytelling


The virtual lecture features Danny Ramadan, a Syrian-Canadian author of The Clothesline Swing (2017); Salma, the Syrian Chef (2020), and The Foghorn Echoes (2022)./libraryCategory: Libraries

KEGS Foundation Scholarships for students in geophysics [Deadline: April 15, 2021]

Published: 6Apr2021

Deadline: April 15, 2021 for KEGS Foundation Scholarships (Canadian Geophysical Exploration Society) aimed at undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in a program that emphasizes geophysics....

Communicating Science and Equity: A Facilitated Discussion Surrounding Pushback For McGill Students


This session for students will give participants an opportunity to reflect on the culture behind the discipline of science./scienceCategory: Public outreach Faculty of Science Teaching and learning

Bicentennial Mini-Science: Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Reason


With Doina Precup, Associate Professor, School of Computer Science, McGill University/scienceCategory: Bicentennial School of Computer Science Faculty of Science

Growing that bright red berry

Published: 31Mar2021

Bieler Cranberries Inc. is the largest single-site cranberry farm in Canada producing up to 40 million pounds of fruit a year, and its founder and president Marc Bieler is recognized as Canada’s...

Rural Alaskans struggle to access and afford water

Published: 31Mar2021

Water scarcity in rural Alaska is not a new problem, but the situation is getting worse with climate change. Lasting solutions must encourage the use of alternative water supplies like rainwater...

Narwal tusks reveal mercury exposure related to climate change

Published: 31Mar2021

“Our research shows that climate change is having substantial impacts on Arctic ecosystems, with consequences for exposure to toxic pollutants like mercury,” says co-author Jean-Pierre Desforges, a...

Water: Preserving a precious commodity

Published: 31Mar2021

To mark World Water Day (March 22), Bioresource Engineering Professor Chandra Madramootoo a member of the steering committee of the Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture – expands on...

Media Spotlight – Dr. Gordon Bloom, KPE, Featured on TSN's "Yes Guy"

Published: 29Mar2021

KPE's Dr. Gordon Bloom was featured on TSN's "Yes Guy" (Episode 18 that aired on March 27th, starting at 15:30 timestamp) talking about today's issues in sports psychology. Aside from navigating...


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