New Faces at the Faculty

[18 Sep] The Faculty welcomes four new instructors this fall: Boulton Fellow Yaw Nyampong, and Professors Allison Christians, Daniel Weinstock, and Desmond Manderson (pictured here), all of whom are already familiar faces around campus.

The Faculty Welcomes New Students

[18 Sep] Welcome Day 2012 – The Faculty’s 170-odd new undergrads enjoyed the Dean’s traditional welcome address on August 30, while a week later Associate Dean Rosalie Jukier took the podium to welcome our graduate students…

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Mes premiers pas à la défense des droits de la personne, de la théorie à la pratique

[18 sep] Un de nos jeunes diplômés, Christopher Campbell-Duruflé, BCL/LLB’09, raconte deux expériences récentes qui l’ont mené en Amérique latine, pour pratiquer dans un domaine qui le passionne, le droit international des droits de la personne.

We Know What You Did Last Summer

[18 Sep] Many of McGill’s most motivated undergrads put their summer vacations to good use, finding eclectic ways to advance their legal education far beyond the classroom. Focus Online caught up with two of them: Jessica Magonet, who attended the Rio+20 Earth Summit in Brazil, and Vincent Riendeau, who interned at the German Parliament in Berlin.

Recent Faculty Publications

[18 Sep] New books edited by Professors René Provost & Colleen Sheppard, and by Professor Fabien Gélinas recently hit the shelves…

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[18 Sep] Welcome to a year of celebration for the Faculty of Law at McGill, as we kick off the tenth anniversary of “the McGill Program”. Pour ce faire, nous retrouvons dix des premiers diplômés du programme, dix ans après leur collation des grades.

Hebrew U Summer 2012

[18 Sep] Students from McGill University and Hebrew University got together in August for an intensive three-week summer program in law. This year’s topic was “Human Rights and Armed Conflicts.”

Plays Well with Others—Confronting cyberbullying

[18 Sep] Law and Education students confront cyberbullying with a pioneering project aiming to help kids “Define the Line” at which online pranks become criminal.

Canada’s Governor General, David Johnston, receives the F.R. Scott Award

[18 Sep] The Governor General of Canada, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, was presented with the Faculty of Law’s F.R. Scott Award during a special ceremony held at Rideau Hall on September 5, 2012.

En direct d’ailleurs

[18 Sep] Ce mois-ci, plusieurs de nos collègues sont de retour à la Faculté après avoir passé la dernière année universitaire à l’étranger pour une sabbatique ou un séjour de recherche. Ils reviennent les bagages remplis de nouvelles idées…

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