Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

24Nov201710:00
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15:00

The Farm Management and Technology program is holding its third annual Open House on November 24th, 2017 from 10 am to 3 pm.

Prospective students and their families are invited to register for a tour of campus. Take this opportunity to find out more about the program and its admission requirements, talk to staff about the program while touring the campus, which includes a visit to the Macdonald Campus Farm and the Residences.

Tours will be offered in English and French, pre-registration is encouraged.

Classified as: Farm Management and Technology Program, FMT Open House
25Nov2017

The 2017 CSPB/SCBV Eastern Regional Meeting will take place on November 25th at the Macdonald Campus of McGill University, 21,111 Lakeshore, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue.

Saturday registration, presentations, posters and lunch will be in the Raymond and Macdonald Stewart buildings.

Invited plenary speakers include:

David Des Marais, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Shelley Lumba, University of Toronto
Anne-Lise Routier-Kierzkowska, Université de Montréal

Classified as: Canadian Society of Plant Biologists, plant science
29Nov201715:00
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16:00

Macdonald Campus 3 Minute Thesis Workshop series (3) with McGill SKILLSETS

Graduate students are encouraged to attend this hands-on research communication workshop series on the Macdonald campus.  Learn how to effectively present your research in 3 minutes to a non-specialist audience. 

Classified as: Graduate Students, 3MT
30Nov201711:30
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12:30

Natural Resource Sciences Seminar Series - Wildlife Biology—featuring a series of external speakers on topics relevant to Wildlife Biology and Environmental Biology.

Guest Speaker: Jonathan Verrault (UQAM) will speak on Ecotoxicology, flame retardants, gulls, movement

This seminar series is open to anyone within the McGill community, but primarily targets NRS grad students and faculty.

 

Classified as: Wildlife Biology Seminar Series
30Nov201716:00

The next 4 O'Clock Forum seminar will feature Dr. Elsa Vasseur, NSERC/Novalait/Dairy Farmers of Canada/Valacta Industrial Chair in the Sustainable Life of Dairy Cattle; and Assistant Professor, Department of Animal Science, who will share her research on the sustainable life of dairy cattle.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

Classified as: 4 O'Clock Forum, sustainable life of dairy cattle
4Dec201711:00
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12:30

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

6Dec201708:00

Join La Tablée des Chefs’ Patrick Emedy and Alexandre Vachon to understand and learn basic techniques of baking your own bread.

3 PART workshop to fit around your day. Open to all members of the Mac Community. Presented by McGill’s School of Human Nutrition and and La Tablée des Chefs.

COST: Only $20 (Ingredients, equipment and fun included).

Classified as: bread-making workshop, School of Human Nutrition
6Dec201710:00
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13:00

The 1st-year Farm Management & Technology students invite you their annual  Christmas Plant Sale. They will be selling colourful poinsettias they are growing this semester.  This is a class fund-raiser.

Classified as: Christmas Plant Sale
6Dec201715:00
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16:00

Macdonald Campus 3 Minute Thesis Workshop series (3) with McGill SKILLSETS

Graduate students are encouraged to attend this hands-on research communication workshop series on the Macdonald campus.  Learn how to effectively present your research in 3 minutes to a non-specialist audience. 

Classified as: Graduate Students, 3MT
18Aug2017
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10Dec2017

Are you looking for a job in the Federal or Provincial Government, Consulting, Financial Institutions, Engineering or Information Technology?

Classified as: networking, agriculture, Recruitment, engineering, interviews, investment banking, computer science
15Dec201714:30

FAES Faculty Council Meeting.

To access agenda and documents, please login on the Faculty Council login page. Note that this page is restricted to members of the FAES Faculty Council only.

Classified as: FAES faculty council
13Nov2017
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23Dec2017

MERCURY Course Evaluations will be available to students until December 23 for units following the default period (or until December 7 for units following the condensed period).

Classified as: course evaluations, evaluation, mercury
9Jan201810:00
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11:00

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and discuss how to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer. You will also learn how to craft a concise and convincing cover letter.

Participants of this workshop will learn how to:
1) Understand expectations around the format and purpose of CVs and cover letters
2) Identify strategies for customizing application materials to specific jobs
3) Articulate their skills and accomplishments within the CV and cover letter

Classified as: Student Services workshops
15Jan201814:00
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15:00

We will discuss what to do before, during and after a job interview. Find out what is involved in interview preparation, what kinds of questions to anticipate, how to construct answers highlighting your relevant skills and experiences, how to communicate effectively (verbal and non-verbal), and what to do after the interview.

By attending this workshop, students will be able to:
1) Understand the importance of, and define what is involved in, thorough interview preparation.
2) Develop strategies for communicating your skills and experiences in an interview

Classified as: Student Services workshops

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