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Air Frosh One Takes Flight

Air Frosh One Takes Flight

From August 29 to September 1, Air Frosh One took froshies across sand, foam, terraces and dance…

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Undergraduate Innovation - A Campus-wide Opportunity

To maintain its reputation as a world-class research institution, McGill University has a responsibility to encourage scientific innovation. Our researchers have discovered the basis of radioactive elements, studied the functions of different parts of the brain, and even helped mold the foundations of modern medicine. With the advancement of…

18 Oct 3:35 PM 2 Read More...

Grand Challenges, Grand Solutions

 

DEVIN KESNER
NEWS WRITER
The government-funded Grand Challenges Canada grant program aims to support ‘bold ideas with big impact in global health.’ In 2013, five McGill professors were awarded the $100,000 prize for their innovative ideas relating to global health. Among these professors was Dr. Colin Chapman…

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Security in Residence: How Safe are We?

Julia Rodriguez
News Writer
For nearly half of all incoming first year students “Rez Life” is a hallmark of the first year experience. Residence offers an unparalleled way to surround new students with peers diverse in both experiences and beliefs. While this time is exciting for most, it is also…

17 Oct 10:29 AM 2 Read More...

Bridging the Road Not Taken

MICHAEL PAOLUCCI
News Writer
The simplest choices in life often dictate the friends we make. The residence we live in, the classes we take, or even where we choose to eat lunch play a major role in determining the people we end up befriending. “I made most of my friends…

15 Oct 1:47 PM 10 Read More...

The Congolese Crisis: Breaking the Silence

JULIA RODRIGUEZ
News Writer
On Wednesday, the McGill African Student Society (MASS) hosted Focus on Africa: Congo Week Conference McGill 2013. The conference informed the McGill community of the atrocities that are currently taking place in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and provided a platform for students to discuss…

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