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Abel Prize for McGillian
Louis Nirenberg, a McGill alumnus and professor emeritus at NYU's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, will be a recipient of this year's "Nobel Prize of mathematics".  Read more >>

PM extends Johnston’s term as Governor General
The former Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill will continue to represent Canada's head of state for another two years.  Read more >>

A tale of two James McGills
The Breaking Bad spin-off series, Better Call Saul has given us a closer look at another keeper of the James McGill namesake.  Just how much do these two compare?  Read more >>

 Featured News & Events

An Evening with Justin Trudeau, BA'94, in Toronto [VIDEO]
Goodman Cancer Research Lectures: Head and Neck Cancer: Quite the Mouth-Full: April 21st - Montreal  [EVENT]

On March 9, 2015, the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada and the McGill Alumni Association hosted Justin Trudeau at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto.

All you wanted to know about head and neck cancer, but were afraid to ask. Listen to our experts discuss the most advanced research in oral pharyngeal carcinoma, increasing incidence of thyroid cancer and new preventative viral vaccination programs, as well as the latest in non-invasive surgical treatments. 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 

The sexting generation Let me prescribe you a video game for that A tour of tasty treats

Thanks to smartphones, intimate photos can spread halfway around a school – and the world – with alarming speed. Cyberbullying expert Shaheen Shariff examines the issues surrounding sexting and young people. Read it here >>

Amblyopia, or lazy eye, is a leading cause of blindness for adults and notoriously difficult to treat. A McGill research team, working with Ubisoft, has developed a promising new therapy, a video game.  Read it here >>

What Mélissa Simard, BA’08, knows about Montreal would make your mouth water. Take part in one of her ‘Round Table Tours for some insights into the city’s savoury nooks and crannies.  Read it here >>

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