Upcoming email changes to take advantage of Office 365

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Starting in June and continuing into the fall, McGill IT Services will be making changes to optimize our email processes and gain the full benefits of moving to Email on Office 365.

McGill alumna gravely injured in Times Square rampage

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In 2007, Elena Avetisian was graduating from McGill in Continuing Studies, a bright future ahead of her. Today, the mother of three is fighting for her life in a New York hospital, one of the dozens of victims of a senseless automobile rampage through Times Square last Thursday that left one young woman dead. A fundraising effort has begun to help provide support the family will need in the coming days and weeks.

$75,000 Cundill History Prize relaunched

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McGill is relaunching the Cundill History Prize to highlight history writing as a way to illuminate the truth at a time in world affairs when informed, factual debate is increasingly losing out to populism and retrenchment is on the rise.

May 25: Free bike engraving

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McGill Security Services will be teaming up with the SPVM (Montreal Police) to provide free bike engravings on the downtown campus on May 25.

May 18–19: Sing the brave song

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A new original play called Sing the Brave Song: This Isn’t Over, being performed May 18 and 19, will provide teachable moments for McGill students and the public to better understand First Nations issues.

Textbook affordability and open educational resources

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A new report by graduating Arts student Casarina Hocevar releases the findings of a student textbook affordability survey and provides a set of recommendations for greater open educational resources use on campus.

Showcase Canadian culture this summer

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Show our international students a typical summer weekend in Canada – including swimming, cycling, barbecuing and more – as they improve their English skills and learn about Canadian culture.

IHSP summer policy workshop on marijuana legalization

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The McGill Institute for Health and Social Policy (IHSP) will be hosting its third annual summer policy workshop, focusing on the plan to legalize marijuana in Canada

Mole vs. melanoma: Can you spot the difference?

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This is the fourth lecture of the series presented by The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre and will include presentations from doctors and investigators on melanoma and melanoma research.

Protecting life’s tangled ecological webs

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In a paper published this week in Nature Ecology & Evolution, researchers from McGill and University of British Columbia have developed a new theory to understand how complex ecological networks will reorganize in the future.