Reading Week with a difference

In the Community

For many McGill students, the March study break is a time for relaxing, traveling or catching up on schoolwork. But for a group of McGill students, it’s about something much bigger: engaging with the Montreal community.

University breaks Centraide record

In the Community

For the second consecutive year, the generosity of the McGill community has propelled the University’s Centraide campaign to a new all-time fundraising record.

Why Physics Matters?

In the Community

There’s a new kid on the public science lecture series block: Physics Matters. Here’s why.

Online collaboration for social change

In the Community

How three students, who have only ever met virtually, created a real-world classroom for children in a Syrian refugee camp.

McGill raises half a million dollars for Centraide

In the Community

The Reporter looks at the 2015 McGill-Centraide campaign, the people who behind this record-breaking success and how the Centraide grassroots network is working to break the cycle of poverty and social exclusion for thousands of Montrealers.

Bigger is better for McGill Innovation Week

In the Community

McGill Innovation Week took place for a third year in a row this November and the third time was certainly a charm. Nineteen events integrated the McGill student and faculty community with the Montreal innovation community to demonstrate how people can collaborate to create novel ideas that will drive our future.

Meet the McGillians behind the McGill-Centraide Campaign

In the Community

This year, the McGill Centraide Campaign is aiming to raise $475, 000 for Centraide by Dec. 4. The Reporter sat down with two volunteers whose efforts are supporting McGill in reaching its goal.

McGill vows to dig deep for Centraide

In the Community

At Wednesday’s, McGill Centraide kickoff at the Three Bares, Principal Suzanne Fortier announced the target for this year’s campaign: $475,000.

Getting involved outside the Roddick Gates

In the Community

As the McGill community settles into the rhythm of a new semester, people across the University are getting ready for another day of rolling up our sleeves and getting involved in our city. With just a few days to go, the Social Equity and Diversity Education Office (SEDE) is set to host the 4th annual McGill Community Engagement Day on and around Oct. 1.

McGill hands out High School Community Leadership Awards

In the Community

Amid the lively chaos of Activities Night, a group of young student leaders arrived at McGill University’s Faculty Club for an evening of celebration on Sept. 8. These 22 students were the applicants and winners of the first-ever McGill High School Community Leadership award that recognizes the leadership, initiative and innovation of Grade 10 students in their school and wider communities across Montreal.