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Work – Life Balance: What happens when “life” makes work harder?

31. January 2014

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Work – Life Balance: What happens when “life” makes work harder?

One of the greatest skills and assets that we can develop as young professionals is the ability to clearly communicate with our co-workers; to let them know how we are doing, what we are working on and when we need help.

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New Year’s Resolutions

14. January 2014

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New Year’s Resolutions

Do you make New Year’s Resolutions? Have you thought about what you’d like to change or focus on, professionally or otherwise this year? Please share…

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Power lunching with McGill alums

4. December 2013

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Power lunching with McGill alums

Last month, the McGill Alumni Association of New York held a series of Power Lunches with a group of very successful grads. The talks gave alums a chance to hear what it takes to make it in a variety of fields.

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Developing self-awareness: a lifelong endeavour

29. November 2013

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Self-awareness is a gradual, lifelong process that may never be fully realized. However, we can always lean about ourselfs and take steps to develop our self-awareness while we are at university or soon thereafter.

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Long live the Geotechnical Research Centre!

21. November 2013

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Long live the Geotechnical Research Centre!

This summer, students, professors and staff members from the Faculty of Engineering's former Geotechnical Research Centre recently got together for a very special reunion on Vancouver Island.

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McGill Alumni Career Services talks to Ziya Tong, MA’99, co-host of Daily Planet

4. October 2013

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McGill Alumni Career Services talks to Ziya Tong, MA’99, co-host of Daily Planet

As part of the Virtual Office Hour series, McGill Alumni Career Services spoke with Ziya Tong (MA'99) - Co-Host of Daily Plant, about her career and how she was able to establish herself in the world of broadcasting. What followed was a fascinating conversation about persistence, resourcefulness and determination to follow one’s dream.

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Grand Danube Passage – Travel Blog II

27. September 2013

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Grand Danube Passage – Travel Blog II

Royal Govain, Managing Director, Volunteer Partnerships, Development and Alumni Relations, shares his experience travelling with 18 McGill alumni in Europe. Royal is representing McGill on the Grande Danube Passage tour, one of our McGill Alumni and Friends Travel Programs.

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Grand Danube Passage – Travel Blog I

26. September 2013

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Grand Danube Passage – Travel Blog I

Royal Govain, Managing Director, Volunteer Partnerships, Development and Alumni Relations, shares his experience travelling with 18 McGill alumni in Europe.

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SeedStories: Arts Internship – The Experience Comes Full Circle

25. September 2013

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SeedStories: Arts Internship – The Experience Comes Full Circle

He set up a community clinic in Lima, Peru – and it all started at McGill. Antoine-Samuel Mauffette Alavo, BA Joint Honours Political Science/International Development Studies 2007, reflects on his Arts Internship experience, connecting it to his more recent experience as a graduate working as an Internship Coordinator for the Faculty of Arts Internship Office.

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SeedStories: How Engaging! Community Engagment Day at McGill

25. September 2013

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SeedStories: How Engaging! Community Engagment Day at McGill

Would you like to make a difference in just one day? If so, in just a matter of days, you can link up with the Montreal community and become more engaged with grassroots volunteer opportunities and social justice initiatives. To take part, you just need to be anywhere on the McGill campus. This Friday, October 4, you can get involved in the Montreal community by participating in McGill University’s second-annual Community Engagement Day.

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