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The 2014 Muriel V. Roscoe Lecture: Changing the world, one girl at a time

25. March 2014

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The 2014 Muriel V. Roscoe Lecture: Changing the world, one girl at a time

In honour of International Women’s Week, the McGill Women’s Alumnae Association held their annual Muriel V. Roscoe lecture on March 6. This year’s guest lecturer, Wanda Bedard, BCom’82, shared her insights into the transformational change in education for girls in the developing world.

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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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Briefcase not required: POP Montreal’s Dan Seligman talks to recent grads about building a career you love

8. March 2013

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Briefcase not required: POP Montreal’s Dan Seligman talks to recent grads about building a career you love

When we invited Daniel Seligman, BA'00, Founder and Creative Director of POP Montreal to speak to graduating students and recent graduates at Backpack to Briefcase 2013, we didn't really know what to expect. B2B (as it's commonly known) is the annual life skills workshop and lecture series designed to help prepare students and recent grads for life after McGill. However, Dan started his prepared remarks by letting us know that he's more of a "hoodie" than a "briefcase" guy. Over the course of the evening, Dan went on to share his career story and some of the key lessons learned.

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London calling

26. April 2012

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London calling

With more than 1,250 members, the United Kingdom is home to the largest and most active alumni branch outside of North America. On March 29, more than 120 of these enthusiastic McGill alumni, parents and friends, gathered at the High Commission of Canada in London for a cocktail reception with some of the University’s senior leaders.

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Celebrating McGill volunteers everywhere

29. June 2011

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Celebrating McGill volunteers everywhere

A new arrival to McGill’s Development and Alumni Relations office, Jessica McGovern shares her thoughts on her first Honours & Awards Banquet. This annual event, hosted by the McGill Alumni Association, recognizes some of the University’s most steadfast supporters and celebrates McGill volunteers around the world.

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À vos agendas!

28. June 2011

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À vos agendas!

Vous l’ignorez peut-être, mais McGill organise tout au long de l’année de nombreux événements où les professeurs et les employés retraités sont les bienvenus.

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Mark Your Calendars

28. June 2011

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Mark Your Calendars

You may not know this, but McGill holds many events throughout the year that are open to retired faculty and staff members.

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Les retraités de McGill découvrent la fontaine de Jouvence

28. June 2011

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Les retraités de McGill découvrent la fontaine de Jouvence

L’activité À la recherche de la fontaine de Jouvence par l’alimentation et l’exercice : mythes et réalités, organisée par le Comité Campus communautaire et tenue le 9 juin, a été très enrichissante pour les quelque 300 professeurs et employés actuellement au service de l’Université ou à la retraite qui y ont participé.

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McGill Retirees Discover the Fountain of Youth

28. June 2011

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McGill Retirees Discover the Fountain of Youth

A wonderful learning experience was had by the more than 300 current and former McGill faculty and staff who attended the Campus Community Committee’s “Chasing the Fountain of Youth Through Diet and Exercise: Facts and Fallacies” on June 9.

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Elegance and Prestige: Great Mix for a Networking Cocktail

2. June 2011

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Elegance and Prestige: Great Mix for a Networking Cocktail

The McGill Young Alumni recently hosted one of their popular networking events, this time featuring a panel of highly accomplished McGill graduates from Montreal. What follows is a first-hand account of the evening and a recap of some of the excellent professional advancement tips shared by the panelists.

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