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Nearly $2.3 million raised in 24 hours!

McGill24, McGill’s fourth annual day of giving held on Wednesday, March 13, raised $2,294,360 from 5,244 donations for causes across McGill University.


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Discover your purpose

McGill Arts students are worldly and practical, creative and visionary. Join our dynamic community of students, faculty and staff. Prepare for your future as an innovator, leader, and global citizen.


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Arts Summer Programs

The Faculty of Arts is offering a number of summer programs for students and working professionals. While most will be held at McGill, some will be run in collaboration with universities abroad and partner organizations off-campus. The wide array of programs aim to provide participants with new skills, training, and experiences that will open them to new ideas and opportunities. 


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From McGill to Parliament Hill

The Honourable Karina Gould catches up with her alma mater. The Liberal politician and McGill Arts alumnus shares her experience as a McGillian.


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John McCall MacBain: from a BA in Economics to a historic $200-million gift 

Inspired by his own experience as a scholarship student in McGill Arts, John McCall McBain, together with his wife Marcy, recently made history with the announcement of the McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill. A remarkable contribution to education in Canada, the gift promotes equality of educational opportunity and directly benefits Canadian and international scholars.

In conversation with Daniel Béland: Director of McGill Institute for the Study of Canada

Under Professor Béland’s leadership, the Institute is continuing to lead informed discussions of public policy and political issues at a time when many Canadians are seeking credible sources. On March 21-22, MISC will host a timely event on federalism and politics in Canada. The conference will present nine different panels that will discuss several issues facing today's Canadians. 

Expand your skill set and learn ancient Greek and Latin this summer at McGill

Through the McGill Summer Language Institute, the Department of Classical Studies will once again offer an Ancient Greek and Latin Summer program to students within and outside the McGill community, and working professionals. The program offers intensive first-year Ancient Greek and intensive first-year Latin.