Faculty of Science

22Sep201712:00
to
13:00

. . . when McGill scientists bust myths and clarify science. This fall a NEW series of Freaky Fridays focuses on HOW science gets done. Each month you will hear one McGill scientist explain “how” they did “science”.

HOWDUNNIT?

How I used optics to devise a better test for malaria

By Paul Wiseman (Physics, McGill)

 

 

Classified as: Public talks
18Sep2017
to
24Sep2017

Science Literacy Week @ McGill is happening from September 18 to 24! McGill Library, Let’s Talk Science McGill, Graphos, and Redpath Museum, have planned a wide range of activities across both campuses, including a lecture by Dr. Richard Fraser on the Maude Abbott Medical Museum, Raspberry Pi and augmented reality workshops, visits to the beehives at Schulich Library, science documentaries (popcorn included) and more! For additional information, please visit: http://libraryguides.mcgill.ca/science-literacy.  

Category:
5Sep2017
to
29Sep2017

What allows you to speak face-to-face with an advisor without an appointment provides you with answers to all your questions and travels around campus? It’s CaPS’ C-Lounge.

Classified as: networking, advising, resume, jobs
19Oct201713:00
to
16:00

 

On Thursday, October 19, from 1 to 4pm, drop by the Library and get to know the Library's people and resources!  

- Meet librarians and staff members who are here to help you

- Learn about the Library’s unique services and collections*

- Discover how the Library can support your research and enhance curriculum development

- Explore the wealth of learning tools and technologies you can access at the Library

Classified as: services, services fair
23Oct2017
to
24Oct2017

"The mind can make a heaven of hell and a hell of heaven." (John Milton)

MIND MATTERS: THE BODY-MIND CONNECTION is the theme of the the 2017 Trottier Public Science Symposium. The symposium will focus on the roles of both the body and mind when it comes to health.

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23Oct201719:00
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24Oct201721:00

"The mind can make a heaven of hell and a hell of heaven." (John Milton)

MIND MATTERS: THE BODY-MIND CONNECTION is the theme of the the 2017 Trottier Public Science Symposium. The symposium will focus on the roles of both the body and mind when it comes to health. 

27Oct201712:00
to
13:00

. . . when McGill scientists bust myths and clarify science. This fall a NEW series of Freaky Fridays focuses on HOW science gets done.

Once a month you will hear one McGill scientist explain “how” they did their “science”.

HOWDUNNIT?

How I mapped all the lakes in the world and figured out how much water they contain

By Bernhard Lehner (Geography, McGill)

 

 

Classified as: Public talks
24Nov201712:00
to
13:00

. . . when McGill scientists bust myths and clarify science. This fall a NEW series of Freaky Fridays focuses on HOW science gets done.

Once a month you will hear one McGill scientist explain “how” they did “science”.

HOWDUNNIT?

How I invented greener solvent-free chemical reactions

By Tomislav Friščić (Chemistry, McGill)

Classified as: green solvents, freaky friday, Public talks
8Dec201712:00
to
13:00

. . . when McGill scientists bust myths and clarify science. This fall a NEW series of Freaky Fridays focuses on HOW science gets done. Each month you will hear one McGill scientist explain “how” they did “science”.

HOWDUNNIT?

How and why I flew into the Arctic to drill ice cores

By Bruno Tremblay (Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, McGill) 

Classified as: Public talks
4Aug201713:30
to
4Aug201813:30

Check out our new exhibits honouring EXPO:

Expo 67 and minerals

and

Expo 67 and animals

IMAGE: Lion cub at the Ethiopian Pavilion. From the Bruno Paul Stenson Expo 67 Collection.