On November 5th, 2014, alumni, students, donors and parents gathered in Pointe Claire to celebrate undergraduate research in Science, Engineering, and Agriculture and Environmental Science. This special event strengthened McGill’s ties to the West Island and more importantly, to its students.Read More Posts From This Section »
Professor David N. Harpp is the Sir William Macdonald Professor of Chemistry and holds the Tomlinson Chair of Science Education at McGill University. During his over 40 years with the Faculty of Science, he calculates he has taught over 50,000 students and supervised 33 graduate students.Read More Posts From This Section »
Students and visitors to McGill’s downtown campus in the early 1960s will remember a massive building site at the corner of Sherbrooke and University Avenue – the new Otto Maass Chemisty Building was under construction.Read More Posts From This Section »
Here are a few trivia questions to test your wits. The answers can be found in this newsletter. Take a moment to respond, and then check the answers page to see how you did.
1) What is the name of the McGill Bird Mascot shown here?
2) Where does the “nano” in nanoscience come from?
3) The atmosphere is vitally important to climate. What is the other major factor?
4) Males process pain differently than females – true or false?Read More Posts From This Section »