Hats off to the Class of 2016!


Convocation is the happiest time of the year at McGill and we’ve tried to capture as many smiles as we could in our annual photo gallery.

New wrinkles to age-old Convocation tradition


Registrar Kathleen Massey sounds remarkably chipper for someone who is responsible for planning Convocation – one of the most logistically challenging events on the University calendar. Chipper, but not naïve. “We understand that this is a major challenge,” says Massey.

Honorary degree recipients announced

In Focus

Fourteen outstanding individuals will inspire and encourage McGill’s graduating class of 2016, as they receive honorary degrees during spring convocation ceremonies.