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On May 11th, the McGill Alumni Association came together to celebrate friends and alumni’s service to McGill and the community. Read more about this year’s winners >>

Spring is in full swing at McGill as the winter semester comes to a close.

Alumna Elizabeth Wirth, BA’64, has made a landmark gift of $7.5 million to the Schulich School of Music. In recognition of her exceptional generosity, McGill is naming the New Music Building on Sherbrooke St. in her honour. Read more >>

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MAA Honours and Awards 2015 [VIDEO]
An Evening with Thomas Mulcair in Toronto and the "McGill Four" [EVENT]
 

Each spring the McGill Alumni Association recognizes graduates and friends whose commitment has had a significant impact on alumni life and the University.

Credit: University Advancement

The McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, in collaboration with the McGill Alumni Association, invites you to an evening of political dialogue and debate featuring McGill alumnus, the Hon. Tom Mulcair, BCL'76, LLB'77, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada and Leader of the Official Opposition. Mr. Mulcair will be joined by four NDP MPs who were elected to Parliament while they were McGill undergraduate students: Charmaine Borg, BA'11; Matthew Dubé, BA'11; Mylène Freeman, BA'11; and Laurin Liu, BA'14.
Details here >>

McGill-Centraide campaign posts record-breaking final tally Scotiabank Ecoliving Student Leadership Award goes to McGill students [VIDEO] Seeds of Change crowdfunding tops $270,000 in 6 months

In all, more than 830 members of the University community donated to the 2014 McGill-Centraide campaign, making it the most successful campaign. Read more >>

Yining (Fiona) Yuan and Christoper Tegho were recently acknowledged for their Energy Management and Power Disaggregation submission.  Watch the video here >>

The McGill Reporter recently had a look at how this new fundraising platform is benefiting projects throughout the University.  Read more >>

 

 
From the 

A rising star in Quebec film
How Making Waves is making waves Can this “Dragon” bring back the Expos?

Movie producer Nancy Grant, BA’06, might be every bit as daring as her frequent partner-in-crime, celebrated filmmaker Xavier Dolan. Their most recent movie, Mommy, dominated both the Quebec Jutra Awards and the Canadian Screen Awards.
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The McGill student group Making Waves, which offers affordable one-on-one swimming lessons to kids with disabilities, is growing by leaps and bounds, establishing new chapters all across Canada. 
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Mitch Garber, BA’86, is an online gaming pioneer, a TV star and a guy who is unabashedly frank on a variety of topics. But he chooses his words very carefully on one subject: Is he trying to resurrect the Montreal Expos?
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