Kevin Page on taxation and transparency

Four Burning Questions

Kevin Page, President and CEO of the Institute of Fiscal Studies and Democracy at the University of Ottawa, will be giving the keynote on the subject Taxation and Transparency tomorrow at the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada conference.

GradLife McGill one-on-one with Principal Suzanne Fortier

Entre Nous

In an exclusive sit-down interview with GradLife McGill, Principal Suzanne Fortier shares the graduate, personal and academic experiences that have shaped who she is today. She also discusses her aspirations for Masters, PhD students and PostDoctoral fellows at McGill in 2018 and beyond.

Olympic heartbreak for Daoust and teammates

Athletics

Mélodie Daoust is named MVP of the women’s Olympic hockey tournament but Canada loses the gold medal game to their rivals from the United States in a shootout.

Najafabadi, Trenholm named Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows

News

Hamed Najafabadi, an assistant professor in McGill’s Department of Human Genetics, and Stuart Trenholm, assistant professor at the Montreal Neurological Institute, have been selected as 2018 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows – a coveted distinction awarded to highly promising early-career scientists from the United States and Canada.

McGill wins first Quebec university men’s swim title since 2003

Athletics

Samuel Wang of Sherbrooke, Que., and Bradley Crocker of Calgary, each won four gold medals over the weekend as McGill U captured their first Quebec university men’s swim title since 2003, at the RSEQ championships, Sunday.

One-on-one with Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou

Entre Nous

One week after the Desautels MBA program was named best MBA program in Canada, Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou, Dean of the Desautels Faculty of Management, talks about some of the keys to the Faculty’s success.

They came. They sawed. They conquered.

Athletics

McGill’s men and women’s teams won top honours at the 58th annual Macdonald College Woodsmen competition, held January 27 at the Macdonald Campus in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue.

Desautels MBA program ranked first in Canada

News

The Desautels MBA program has been named the top MBA program in Canada by the 2018 Financial Times Global MBA Rankings. Desautels was one of only three Canadian schools to make the global Top 100 list, jumping to 78th this year.

Abe Levine (1924-2017): The man behind Redpath’s world-class shell collection

Profile

In July 2017, Montrealer, World War II veteran and avid shell collector Abe Levine died at 93, leaving one of the most important shell collections in the world to the Redpath Museum.

Jan. 26: Susan Zimmerman on academic integrity

Four Burning Questions

Susan Zimmerman, Executive Director of the Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research (SRCR), will be coming to McGill on January 26, to present the keynote address at McGill’s 7th Annual Academic Integrity Day.