UN Secretary-General to visit McGill

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On Friday, February 12, 2016, His Excellency Ban Ki-moon will be on the downtown campus to speak with students about “Threats and Opportunities: The Power of Young People to Shape a New Future.” The talk will be part of the United Nations Secretary-General’s three-day visit to Canada, which will include meetings with the prime minister, the Quebec premier and the mayor of Montreal.

Memorial service to be held for longtime Sociology professor

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A memorial service will be held Friday, March 11, for longtime Sociology professor Don Von Eschen, who died at his home on Dec. 28, at the age of 81.

Feb. 9: Sustainability projects showcase

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On Feb. 9, come and meet the community members screening bike-powered movies, sourcing McGill’s delicious local food, and creating vibrant and safe spaces, among other initiatives, at the Sustainability Projects Showcase.

Clarifying expectations in grad supervision

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Clarifying Expectations is about articulating roles and responsibilities in supervisory relationships before problems or miscommunications occur.

Strategies to support active and collaborative learning

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In this workshop, we will discuss the rationale for active and collaborative learning and examine methods for design and implementation in different types of courses.

Feb. 4: Indigenous perspectives workshop

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The Indigenous Perspectives workshop examines, from multiple perspectives, issues related to the inclusion of Indigenous peoples on our campuses.

New online hub promotes McGill innovation

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The McGill Innovation Constellation website showcases a network of innovation initiatives and partnerships that demonstrate how McGill has emerged as a leader in developing talent, technology and transformative ideas.

Feb. 4: Sexuality after cancer discussion

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During this free lecture on Feb. 4, experts will discuss how to rekindle the flame after cancer; build body image and self-esteem; and achieve renewed intimacy and sexuality.

Dobson Cup deadline extended to Feb. 3

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The application window for the McGill Dobson Cup Start-UP Competition has been extended by 48 hours and will now close on Feb. 3, 3 p.m. EST!

Nominations open for Advising Excellence Award

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The deadline for nominations for the inaugural Dean of Students Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising is March 1.