If you have an exceptional colleague, you have until August 15 to nominate them for a Principal’s Award!
The inability to remember details, such as the location of objects, begins in early midlife (the 40s) and may be the result of a change in what information the brain focuses on during memory formation and retrieval, rather than a decline in brain function, according to McGill researchers.
The deadline has been extended to submit nominations for the Principal’s Award for Administrative and Support Staff (2015-2016). You have until Monday, July 18 to submit your entry.
On June 27, McGill signed an agreement for the establishment of graduate fellowships with the National Council for Science and Technology of the United Mexican States.
Angelique Mannella, our new AVP Innovation and Partnerships, wants the input of members of the McGill community on how we can make the biggest positive impact on our University, our city, our country and our world.
The punctured gas line at the corner of McTavish and Sherbrooke has been repaired. Power has been restored to the buildings that were impacted.
Sandra Bouchard, president of the Sandra and Alain Bouchard Foundation, discusses the motivation behind the Foundation’s recent $4M-gift to the Neuro for intellectual disabilities research.
On June 13, the Canadian Association of University Business Officers handed out the 2016 Quality and Productivity Awards, with McGill garnering a third place and an honourable mention.
As part of the work required to create the City’s of Montreal’s Promenade Urbaine Fleuve-Montagne project honoring next year’s 375th anniversary of the city’s founding, major roadwork will take place on Sherbrooke and McTavish streets and Dr. Penfield Ave.