McGill is entering a new stage in its Preferred First Name Procedure (PFNP), allowing students more latitude to declare their preferred first name on record. Any student can take advantage of the PFNP, regardless of their motivation. It’s open to everyone and no explanation is required.
McGill is responding to U.S. President Donald Trump’s Executive Order restricting travel to the United States from seven Muslim-majority countries, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) Christopher Manfredi said Tuesday, Feb. 7.
On February 1 in the Thomson House ballroom, more than 120 people attended the opening event of Black History Month organized by the Social Equity and Diversity Education (SEDE) Office. 2017 marks the 10th anniversary of official Black History Month celebrations in Quebec, and McGill’s first full month of BHM programming.
The public is invited to a panel discussion on slavery in Quebec on Feb. 13, at 6:30 p.m. in the Faculty of Law’s Moot Court. The event is part of SEDE’s Black History Month 2017.
McGill is taking a proactive approach to drawing in new and motivated students. By popular demand, the University is hosting 15–17-year-olds this July with the launch of its new Summer Academy.
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