McGill24

McGill’s one day of giving – McGill24 – was another record-breaking event, with $1,878,453 raised for the University.Read more…

Ormstown Luncheon

Another sold-out lunch at the Que Pasa restaurant in Ormstown, QC, was organized by Peter Finlayson, BScAgr’63, and George Eades, BScAgr’74, bringing in its usual capacity crowd. Read more…

100-Mile Meal Event

The third annual 100-Mile Meal Event was a sold-out dinner in a beautifully decorated Centennial Centre Ballroom. Read more…

Women Leadership Philanthropy

Dean Anja Geitmann was the moderator at the Women Leadership Philanthropy Luncheon, Dean Anja Geitmann was the moderator at the Women Leadership Philanthropy Luncheon. Read more…

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Lister Family Engaged Science 3-Minute Thesis® Competition a Resounding Success!

More than a dozen competitors from many corners of the Faculty presented in the second annual Lister Family Engaged Science Initiative 3MT Competition, fascinating audiences with their research stories. Read more…

IFT College Bowl

In late March, Macdonald hosted the annual Institute of Food Technologists Student Association (IFTSA) North Atlantic Area Meeting and College Bowl Competition. Read more…

#MacShares – Soup!

On a cold February day more than 60 faculty, staff and student volunteers donned hairnets, rolled up their sleeves and pitched in to make some 200 litres of hearty soup. Read more…

McGill Woodsmen chopped down the competition

McGill’s men’s and women’s teams won top honours at the 58th annual Macdonald College Woodsmen competition. Read more…

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Preparing for Legalization

The imminent legalization of cannabis in Canada has created a demand for highly skilled workers to meet the needs of this burgeoning new industry. Corporations are setting up both horticultural facilities as well as extraction and formulation labs, and the predicted need for a highly qualified workforce is substantial (predictions currently run in the tens of thousands of jobs in Canada). Read more…

Founder’s Day

You would be hard-pressed to find a Macdonald alum who hasn’t attended the annual Founder’s Day gathering, which has been held every February for the better part of the last 100 years. This unique event has had an illustrious past – and serves as a bridge between Macdonald and the community at large. Read more…

Mentoring and Job Shadowing: Exceptional Opportunities for Students

The mentoring program is continuing to bridge the gap between students and alumni – providing opportunities for students to hear first-hand about the transition to the work force. Read more…

Welcoming new faces to the Faculty

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the new staff members in the School of Human Nutrition and the Department of Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry. Read more…

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