As we head into 2017, the My Workplace team gives an update on some of last year’s projects.
The iconic Roddick Gates, which turned 90 years old last year, are getting a structural makeover. Learn more about the meticulous restoration of this historical McGill landmark.
Yesterday, McGill’s Board of Governors approved two recommendations from the Nominating, Governance, and Ethics Committee. Member-at-large Ram Panda will be the next Board Chair, and Michael A. Meighen has agreed to a second term as McGill’s Chancellor. Both appointments begin July 1, 2017.
Nomination d’un nouveau président du Conseil des gouverneurs et reconduction du mandat du chancelierAround Campus
Message de la part de Stuart (Kip) Cobbett, président du Conseil des gouverneurs
Sent on behalf of Stuart (Kip) Cobbett, Chair, Board of Governors
Teaching and Learning Services is developing a suite of leadership and communication learning opportunities to help graduate students better make the transition from the classroom to the boardroom.
On Saturday, Dec. 3, McGill will be hosting the Hult Prize @ McGill — the university-level competition for the prestigious Hult Prize, a social entrepreneurship challenge that invites student teams to solve some of the world’s toughest challenges, and gives them a chance to win $1,000,000 in seed funding.
November 11 is the traditional day when Canadians stop to reflect on the sacrifice of the men and women who gave their lives in the name of freedom. But our campus also has daily reminders of their valour and loss. A new photo exhibition, currently on display in the main floor lobby of the James Administration Building, tells the story of how the McGill community’s aching need to remember the First World War forever marked our campuses.
Major repairs to the Macdonald Campus Highway 20 overpass will begin on Nov. 4. Commuters are advised to expect delays when travelling to or from the campus.
The McGill Advisory Council on Sustainability is mandated to make recommendations to position the University as a leading institution in North America on sustainability by contributing to the implementation and evolution of McGill’s Sustainability Strategy, and related plans, policies, and performance indicators.