Launch of the 2016 Centraide campaign including co-chairs, Ollivier Dyens, Deputy Provost (Student Life and Learning), centre with sunglasses; and Dilson Rassier, Dean of the Faculty of Education, in white McGill sweatshirt. / Photo: Owen Egan
Tributes pour in for “extraordinarily kind” McGill grad killed in attack
McGill Reporter, August 16, 2017
by Earl Zukerman, McGill Athletics
The downtown and Macdonald campuses will be buzzing with excitement when Homecoming kicks off in October 2017 and Montreal celebrates its 375th Anniversary and Canada's 150th Anniversary. There will be special festivities and social gatherings throughout the weekend as we welcome the McGill community and celebrate significant milestones.
RESEARCH NEWS- The faculty is pleased to announce that the following paper has received an American Mensa Education & Research Foundation and Mensa International Limited Award for Excellence, 2017, for Research on Human Intelligence and Intellectual Giftedness:
by Earl Zukerman
Gillian Florence (BEd 1998, Physical Education) was the first woman inducted into the Canadian Rugby Hall of Fame. In 1998, she was named by The McGill Tribune as one of McGill’s top 20 athletes of all time. A decade after graduating from McGill, she served with the team as an assistant coach.
The Right Honourable Paul Martin was Canada’s 21st Prime Minister from 2003 to 2006 and Minister of Finance from 1993 to 2002. As Finance Minister he eliminated Canada’s fiscal deficit setting its debt ratio on a steady downward track; he led the turnaround of the Canada Pension Plan and created the Canada Foundation for Innovation. As Prime Minister he promoted early learning and childcare, promoted a ten-year plan to improve healthcare, created a new financial deal for municipalities, redefined marriage to include same-sex couples and reached a historic agreement with Canada’s indigeno
by Earl Zukerman (McGill) & Matt Tidcombe (Rugby Canada)
It was a successful turn out for the McGill Faculty of Education’s first Distinguished Public Lecture and Professional Development Lecture Series made possible by a generous donation from the Hong Kong based WYNG Foundation. This event took place on May 13, 2017 at The First Commercial Building, in Hong Kong.
In a special article contributed to the Montreal Gazette, Safia Ahmad interviewed Mélodie Daoust, graduating student in our
This week the Faculty of Education recognizes the teaching excellence of Professors Ada Sinacore and Eve-Marie Quintin, of our Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology (ECP).