MISC Interim Director Elsbeth Heaman named as finalist for Canada Prize

Published: 12Mar2018

The McGill Institute for the Study of Canada is happy to announce that the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences has named Tax, Order, and Good Government: A New Political History of...

Colloquium 2018: The Translator as Activist, April 26th - 27th

Published: 7Mar2018

Professionals and researchers from around the world will be coming together in April to reflect on the ideological nature of translation and the ways in which engaged translators have promoted a...

Books That Matter: Enlightenment Now with Steven Pinker


If you follow the headlines, the world in the 21st century appears to be sinking into chaos, hatred and irrationality. Yet, as Steven Pinker shows, if you follow the trend lines, you discover that...

Leonie Huddy: The Social Nature of Partisan Identity


The Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship presents:

Help for Students in Distress

Published: 16Feb2018

We are acutely aware that time of year can be very challenging for students. If you – or someone you know – is showing signs of distress and may be at risk, we encourage you to take action and...

The McGill Tribune: Why science students shouldn’t be afraid to write

Published: 25Jan2018

Océane Marescal outlined how science students can improve their writing skills in The McGill Tribune. The McGill Writing Center offers several courses that greatly benefit those who wish to make...

Dr. James Archibald in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

Published: 22Jan2018

Dr. James Archibald has been appointed to the ISO/TC 37 mirror committee on language and terminology in The Standards Council of Canada. The Standards Council of Canada is the Canadian arm of the...

Métro: Devenir expert en transfert linguistique et culturel

Published: 10Jan2018

Read an interview with McGill School of Continuing Studies' former director of Translation Studies, James Archibald, in Métro. The flexibility of the program, along with the internship component...