It was a busy summer across our two campuses and we’re off to an exciting start to the new academic year. Units and teams across McGill have made great progress on a whole slew of projects bringing positive change to the McGill workplace.
Universities in Montreal have an enormous positive impact on the region’s economy, according to a new report produced by the renowned KPMG consulting firm. The study concluded that students in the Montreal region made an economic contribution of $22.7 billion in 2014-15, while the universities themselves spent $4.3 billion the previous year.
Jeff Osweiler, Consul, American Citizen Services, at the Consulate General of the United States outlines how streamlined absentee voter registration makes it easier for U.S. citizens at McGill to register and cast their vote for the upcoming Nov. 8 presidential elections.
It’s intense, and it takes up to eight years to complete. But for medical students who can’t decide between delivering front-line care to patients today, or doing the research that will revolutionize the care of tomorrow, McGill’s MD-PhD program may be just the ticket.
The six books vying for the 2016 Cundill Prize in Historical Literature were announced today by Antonia Maioni, Dean of McGill’s Faculty of Arts.
La Pre Antonia Maioni, doyenne de la Faculté des arts de l’Université McGill, a dévoilé aujourd’hui les six ouvrages en lice pour le Prix de littérature historique Cundill 2016.
An update on Montreal’s uniquely holistic hub for innovation, education, and entrepreneurship: the Quartier de l’Innovation
A commonly used device found in living rooms around the world could be a cheap and effective means of evaluating the walking difficulties of multiple sclerosis (MS) patients.
The ability to predict when toads come out of hibernation in southern Canada could provide valuable insights into the future effects of climate change on a range of animals and plants.
La capacité de prédire le moment où les crapauds du sud du Canada sortent de leur hibernation pourrait permettre aux scientifiques de mieux comprendre les effets des changements climatiques sur diverses espèces d’animaux et de plantes.