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    A school for spies and saboteurs

    A school for spies and saboteurs

    CBC’s Second World War drama X Company is one of winter’s most hotly anticipated new TV shows. Co-creator Stephanie Morgenstern, BA’88, describes how the show came to be.

    On Campus

    Windows to the past

    Windows to the past

    McGill’s Hosmer Collection is the largest grouping of medieval stained glass in Canada. Displayed in the Macdonald-Harrington Building, the collection is the subject of a new book.

    Reviews

    The professor provocateur

    The professor provocateur

    Iconoclastic management professor Henry Mintzberg, BEng’61, has always raised thorny questions about corporate culture. In his latest book, he is questioning the excesses of capitalism itself.

    Newsbites

    A tale of two James McGills

    A tale of two James McGills

    The recent debut of the much-anticipated TV series Better Call Saul revealed a surprise — particularly to McGill graduates. Saul once went by a different name, one that’s very familiar to McGillians.

    Discovery

    Exploring civil disobedience on the Internet

    Exploring civil disobedience on the Internet

    McGill doctoral student Molly Sauter‘s new book examines the use of denial-of-service actions as a form of political activism

    Questions & Answers

    The economy and the environment: Do we have to choose?

    The economy and the environment: Do we have to choose?

    Economics professor Chris Ragan says a healthy environment is a foundation for a strong economy. His new Ecofiscal Commission will be making that case to governments.