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Mar 28, 2019, 16:03 ET McGill's New Survivor-Focused Sexual Violence Policy Reinforces Prevention, Support and Response

MONTREAL, March 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - McGill University's Board of Governors has adopted its new Policy against Sexual Violence, confirming the University's commitment to ensuring that its campuses ...


Feb 13, 2019, 10:30 ET McCall MacBain Foundation makes single-largest gift in Canadian history to create a flagship graduate scholarship program at McGill University

C$200 million gift will establish the McCall MacBain Scholarships for outstanding graduate students MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, John and Marcy McCall MacBain announce the creation...


Feb 13, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - McGill University Announcement: Single largest gift in Canadian history/

MONTREAL, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Media are invited to attend the announcement of the single largest gift in Canadian history. The gift will transform McGill University as it enters its third...


Feb 11, 2019, 06:00 ET Media advisory - McGill University Announcement: Single largest gift in Canadian history

MONTREAL, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Media are invited to attend the announcement of the single largest gift in Canadian history. The gift will transform McGill University as it enters its third...


Nov 19, 2018, 13:58 ET McGill University's Dobson Cup receives $4-million contribution from National Bank

The contribution will support the University's flagship startup competition and provide additional seed funding for student entrepreneurs MONTRÉAL, Nov. 19, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Dobson Cup, McGill ...


Nov 19, 2018, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory: McGill University's Dobson Cup receives big financial boost on its 10th anniversary/

MONTREAL, Nov. 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the public announcement of a significant gift to McGill University to support McGill's Dobson Cup startup competition ...


Nov 16, 2018, 10:00 ET Open for Business: McGill University's Bensadoun School of Retail Management dedicated to the future of retail

Interdisciplinary teaching and research hub equips next generation of leaders to promote sustainable retail practices MONTREAL, Nov. 16, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - At a time of significant transformation in ...


Nov 15, 2018, 09:56 ET Media Advisory: McGill University's Dobson Cup receives big financial boost on its 10th anniversary

MONTREAL, Nov. 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the public announcement of a significant gift to McGill University to support McGill's Dobson Cup startup competition ...


Aug 16, 2018, 14:23 ET Aurora Cannabis and McGill University Partner in International Research Project

Project Aims to Study Outcomes of CBD Therapy for Pain Relief TSX: ACB MONTREAL, Aug. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Aurora Cannabis Inc. ("Aurora") (TSX: ACB) (OTCQB: ACBFF) (Frankfurt: 21P; WKN: A1C4WM) and...


Jun 28, 2018, 15:15 ET TeamMTL: A joint team from McGill University and Concordia University heads to China for the sustainable home construction competition

MONTRÉAL, June 28, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - After months of preparation, the members of TeamMTL will depart for Dezhou, China, on July 3, 2018, to participate in the Solar Decathlon 2018 competition,...


May 03, 2018, 06:00 ET Garvin Brown & Steffanie Diamond Brown boost public policy at McGill, endowing Chair in Democratic Studies

New Chair at Max Bell School of Public Policy to further understanding of democracies and democratic institutions MONTREAL, May 3, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - A $5-million gift from McGillians G. Garvin...


Apr 26, 2018, 10:30 ET Extraordinary $15-million gift will create unique powerhouse initiative to fight infections and immune threats to human health

Partnership between McGill and the MUHC will bring together over 250 researchers under the newly created McGill Interdisciplinary Initiative in Infection and Immunity MONTRÉAL, April 26, 2018 /CNW...


Oct 23, 2017, 10:50 ET Transformative donation of $16 million establishes new autism research centre at the Montreal Neurological Institute

The Azrieli Centre for Autism Research will foster innovations in therapy and a better understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder. MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - A new research centre in...


Oct 23, 2017, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory: Major donation to support autism research at McGill's Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital/

MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - McGill University invites representatives of the media to attend the announcement of a major donation to the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, to be ...


Oct 18, 2017, 16:40 ET Media advisory: Major donation to support autism research at McGill's Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital

MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - McGill University invites representatives of the media to attend the announcement of a major donation to the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, to be ...


Sep 26, 2017, 13:00 ET Illustrious Chinese architect invests in future of education: landmark $12-million gift to transform teaching and research, build stronger academic

School of Architecture to be named in perpetuity in honour of donor, McGill alumnus Peter Guo-hua Fu MONTREAL, Sept. 26, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Shanghai's spectacular skyline is studded with buildings...


Sep 26, 2017, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Landmark gift to McGill's School of Architecture/

Gift announcement to be made in the presence of leading government representatives MONTREAL, Sept. 21, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the public announcement of a...


Sep 21, 2017, 14:02 ET Landmark gift to McGill's School of Architecture

Gift announcement to be made in the presence of leading government representatives MONTREAL, Sept. 21, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to attend the public announcement of a...


Aug 29, 2017, 11:05 ET Hydro-Québec to sponsor TeamMTL's entry in Solar Decathlon China

McGill University and Concordia University students are teaming up as the sole Canadian entry in the prestigious international housing design competition MONTRÉAL, Aug. 29, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ -...


Aug 29, 2017, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Invitation - Hydro-Québec to sponsor Team MTL as Canada's entry in Solar Decathlon China 2018/

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec and TeamMTL, a joint project bringing together students from McGill University and Concordia University, invite media representatives to a news...


Aug 28, 2017, 16:29 ET Media Advisory - Invitation - Hydro-Québec to sponsor Team MTL as Canada's entry in Solar Decathlon China 2018

MONTRÉAL, Aug. 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec and TeamMTL, a joint project bringing together students from McGill University and Concordia University, invite media representatives to a news...


Jun 19, 2017, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Public panel discussion at McGill - Featuring the mayors of Berlin, Buenos Aires and Montreal/

MONTREAL, June 18, 2017 /CNW/ - The Friedrich-Ebert Foundation and the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism are presenting the public panel discussion "Social and economic development...


Jun 18, 2017, 12:00 ET Public panel discussion at McGill - Featuring the mayors of Berlin, Buenos Aires and Montreal

MONTREAL, June 18, 2017 /CNW/ - The Friedrich-Ebert Foundation and the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism are presenting the public panel discussion "Social and economic development...


May 12, 2017, 08:30 ET McGill University set to become the world leader in retail management education thanks to a $25-million gift from the Bensadoun Family Foundation

Gift to serve as catalyst for launch of international school in retail management in the heart of Montreal MONTREAL, May 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Retail icon and philanthropist Aldo Bensadoun has...


May 10, 2017, 18:01 ET EVENT CANCELLED - Transformative gift to McGill University from the Bensadoun Family Foundation

MONTREAL, May 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - This announcement has been cancelled due to exceptional circumstances in Quebec. The floods have affected a great number of residents in our province, which...