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KPE's Joël Houle "has promising career ahead, whether or not he plays in the CFL": Montreal Gazette

Joël Houle, student in our the B.Ed. Physical and Health Education program, with our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE), was recently featured in a Montreal Gazette article by Herb Zurkowsky.

Published: 8 Mar 2018

Mélodie Daoust (BEd, 2017) named MVP despite Olympic heartbreak

Olympic heartbreak for Daoust and teammates

Posted on Thursday, February 22, 2018, McGill Reporter

Published: 1 Mar 2018

Mélodie Daoust (BEd (Phys Ed) 2017) will represent McGill athletics at Pyeongchang Olympics

[source: McGill Athletics by Earl Zukerman]

photo: Marie-Philip Poulin (L) and Melodie Daoust (R)

Published: 9 Feb 2018

Education alumnus Mike Babcock (BEd (Phys Ed) 1986) to receive Order of Hockey in Canada honour

[source: McGill Athletics, by Earl Zukerman]

Published: 9 Feb 2018

KPE's Dr. Pearsall provides tips to avoid slips on icy sidewalks this winter, via CBC News

David Pearsall, Associate Professor in our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, 

Published: 6 Feb 2018

Sam Rapoport (BEd (Kinesiology) 2004) "on a mission to break barriers"

Faculty of Education alumna Samantha Rapoport (B.Ed....

Published: 30 Jan 2018

New website for KPE’s Spinal Cord Injury Peer Mentorship team

Dr. Shane Sweet, of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE), has launched a new website for a community-university partnership on Spinal Cord Injury Peer Mentorship (SCIPM):

Published: 30 Jan 2018

Dilson Rassier awarded CIHR funding to pursue muscle research

Professor Dilson Rassier, of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, has been awarded a $687,430 grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to pursue his research project on post-translational protein arginylation in skeletal muscles.

Published: 30 Jan 2018

New McGill Kinesiology Clinic provides a range of health, exercise programs

• Do you want to adopt a healthier lifestyle for the new year?• Would you like to be more active physically? ...

Published: 18 Jan 2018

McGill Faculty of Education welcomes three new professors

Three new professors have joined the Faculty of Education in January, 2018....

Published: 15 Jan 2018

New McGill research shows that CFL players continue to hide concussions

A new study by McGill researchers concludes that CFL players continue to under-report their concussions....

Published: 12 Jan 2018

Lee Schaefer is coauthor of new book, "Conducting Practitioner Research in Physical Education and Youth Sport"

Lee Schaefer, of our Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education (KPE), has coauthored a new book titled

Published: 11 Jan 2018

KPE alumna Mélodie Daoust going for the gold at PyeongChang Olympics

Mélodie Daoust (BEd (Phys Ed) 2017), former Martlets captain and three-time McGill female athlete of the year, will be donning a Canadian jersey once again in mid-February, at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.

Published: 11 Jan 2018

THE's World University Rankings place McGill 35th in education

The 2018 Times Higher Education World University Rankings have placed McGill University at 35th overall internationally in the subject of education.

Published: 5 Jan 2018

Education students win big at Quebec University Sports Gala

Four students from our faculty were honoured at the 32nd annual Quebec university sports gala on Wednesday. Some 75 cheques totaling $301,500 were issued by the Quebec Foundation for Athletic Excellence at the event, which took place before more than 650 guests at the Sheraton Laval, just north of Montreal. In total, 13 students across the entire university received bursaries.

These included:

Published: 4 Dec 2017