• Fall/Winter 2014

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    Exhibition spotlights art icon’s sketchy past

    Exhibition spotlights art icon’s sketchy past

    Arthur Lismer co-founded Canada’s legendary Group of Seven. He also taught at McGill’s School of Architecture. A new exhibition showcases the whimsical sketches he produced at McGill.

    Behind the Headlines

    How Samir became Sugar Sammy

    How Samir became Sugar Sammy

    Today, he is a provocative poster boy for a post-Bill 101 Quebec. Before that, he was a McGill cultural studies student who picked up a new nickname that stuck – Sugar Sammy.

    Newsbites

    Another date with the Academy

    Another date with the Academy

    Torill Kove, MUP’89, has already won one Oscar for her short animated films and her newest work, Me and My Moulton, is in the running for another Academy Award next month.

    Alumni Profiles

    Running with the Bulls

    Running with the Bulls

    As a lawyer and a sports fan who idolized Michael Jordan, Ram Padmanabhan, BA’90, landed a dream job. He is the vice president of financial and general counsel for the NBA’s Chicago Bulls.

    Questions & Answers

    The economy and the environment: Do we have to choose?

    The economy and the environment: Do we have to choose?

    Economics professor Chris Ragan says a healthy environment is a foundation for a strong economy. His new Ecofiscal Commission will be making that case to governments.

    Alumni Activities

    New face at the helm

    New face at the helm

    Gabrielle Korn, the new executive director of the McGill Alumni Association, says that universities are reexamining the ways in which they reach out to their graduates.