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.
1930s ANNA TRITT SILVER, BA’32, at Montreal, on June 19, 2014. MARGARET MCKAY SHELDON, BA’33, at Rutland, Ver., on May 19, 2014. WILLIAM MAXWELL TAIT, BA’34, MDCM’39, at Vancouver, B.C., on July 28, 1998. GEORGE GREMPLE HART, BSc’39, MDCM’41, at Lake Placid, N.Y., on May 13, 2014. B. SEYMOUR RABINOVITCH, BSc’39, PhD’42, at Seattle, Wash., [...]
A pair of McGillians play crucial roles on the TV series Mohawk Girls, a frank and funny examination of the lives of four young women in Kahnawake.
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.
The Walrus has a new editor. Jonathan Kay, BEng’92, MEng’94, is now at the helm of the publication that has earned more National Magazine Awards than any of its Canadian counterparts.
AGRICULTURAL & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES VIKRAM SHRIVASTAVA, MSc(AgrEnvSc)’98, works for the professional services firm Dewberry and is an office manager in Dewberry’s Fairfax, Virginia office. He was recently awarded the certification of diplomate, water resources engineer (D.WRE) by the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers. D.WRE recipients have demonstrated strong professional ethics, a commitment to life-long [...]
A social entrepreneur who believes that business can be a force for good and a medical student who knows his way with an épée. Meet McGill’s new Rhodes Scholars.
In recent weeks, there has been plenty of news about famous, well-regarded men who have been accused of doing monstrous things. It’s enough to make you wonder if there are any public figures out there who deserve our admiration. Montrealers know the answer to that question. We’ve been mourning the loss of one such remarkable [...]
Over the next few years, you’ll be hearing a lot about the McGill Commitment — the University’s pledge to create more innovative, out-of-classroom learning opportunities for its students. McGill News editor Daniel McCabe, BA’89, recently spoke to Principal Suzanne Fortier, BSc’72, PhD’76, to find out more. How would you characterize the McGill Commitment? The McGill [...]
by Shannon Palus, BSc’13 Hans Larsson, BSc’94, and his research team raised fish to walk on land. The fish in question are Senegal bichirs — long eel-like fish that resemble the creatures that first walked on land 400 million years ago. Together with post-doc students Emily Standen and Trina Du, BSc’11, Larsson, McGill’s Canada Research Chair in Vertebrate [...]