New face at the helm

Posted on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 4:13 pm

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.

Alumni Activities Spring/Summer 2011

Posted on Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 12:21 pm

Spring/Summer 2011

Alumni Activities Spring/Summer 2009

Posted on Monday, June 22, 2009 at 11:12 am

Deck the Palm Trees Graduates gathered at the home of Jim Torosis, BSc’77, MDCM’81, and Susan Cummings, MDCM’79, in Los Altos, for the McGill Alumni Association of Northern California’s annual holiday party. Young and old enjoyed munchies, swapped stories of Montreal winters, and re-gifted the previous year’s yuletide duds at a white elephant present exchange. [...]

Alumni Activities Winter 2008-2009

Posted on Tuesday, December 16, 2008 at 1:07 pm

Martlets Build Nests for the Needy Atlanta grads and other Canadian expatriates joined Habitat for Humanity on November 8 for “Canadian Saturday,” when they helped construct a house for an underprivileged family. Organized by Brian Oak, Canadian Consul General to Atlanta, volunteers spent the day hard at work installing roofing and insulation. Left to right: [...]

Alumni Activities Fall 2008

Posted on Thursday, October 23, 2008 at 11:26 am

Serenity on the Seine Left to right: Trip host Heidi Allardyce, BA’79, Terry Hollands, PhD’67, Mara Hollands, Dr. Pierre Boutan, Caryl Stewart, MSW’63, Harvey Grossman, BA’51, Eileen Grossman, Marilyn Ross and John St.Clair Ross, BEng’55. Nine McGill grads explored Normandy in May—one of the stops during a luxurious cruise through the French countryside. The Chateau [...]

Alumni Activities Spring/Summer 2008

Posted on Sunday, August 24, 2008 at 11:44 am

Western Chic Last fall, the MAA of Southern Alberta hosted a sophisticated soiree at the stylish Axis Contemporary Gallery. Surrounded by the paintings of Calgary artist Chris Bowman, alumni like Vanessa D’Souza, BSc(PT)’98 (left) and Natalya Nicholson, BSc’99, learned how to pair wine and cheese like master sommeliers. Intrepid Alumni Adventurous McGill grads followed in [...]

Honours and Awards

Posted on Friday, January 25, 2008 at 1:09 pm

The McGill Alumni Association’s staffers are certainly a dedicated lot, but even they can’t handle the hundreds of events and activities organized each year by the MAA without a helping hand – lots of helping hands, actually. On May 24, some of the McGill graduates, friends, faculty, students and staff who have gone above and [...]

Alumni Activities Winter 2007-2008

Posted on Friday, January 25, 2008 at 1:00 pm

Homecoming Seeing old friends is always cause for celebration, but the alumni who attended Homecoming 2007 found themselves in the midst of a truly landmark event. Over 4,000 graduates packed McGill’s downtown and Macdonald campuses between October 18 and 21 for a weekend of exciting and educational activities. For some graduates, the trek back was [...]

Alumni Activities Summer 2007

Posted on Friday, August 31, 2007 at 11:13 am

Bowling Buddies Left to right: Sue Zwanenburg, BA’90, Graham Barr, MLIS’97, Yong Ling, MSc’99, Vanessa Lang, BSc’02, and Eddie Chow, BScArch’91, BArch’93 Young Ottawa alumni bowled them over at a fall get-together. Knocking down ten-pins is only one of the activities of Ottawa young alumni. Busy branch members hold monthly pub nights, dance the salsa [...]

Alumni Activities Summer 2006

Posted on Tuesday, August 8, 2006 at 11:40 am

Combating cancer in Caledon The McGill Caledon Bike and Walk-a-Thon, organized by Karin Heidolph-Bremner, BCom’81, and Thomas Bremner, BA’80, is gearing up for its sixth year this coming fall. About 100 people took part in the event last year in Caledon, Ontario. A portion of registration fees is donated to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation [...]