Community Engagement and Professional Development on vibrant Macdonald campus 



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Cast of indigenous musical documentary The Road Forward

JAC and MAC join to screen indigenous musical documentary, The Road Forward, Feb 28  - REGISTER to attend


Food for Thought public lecture

Food For Thought public lecture series:  Nov 15  JOIN THE CONVERSATION


Participants’ overwhelming conviction:  Everyone, experience this!

Allan Vicaire, McGill Indigenous Education Advisor, and his colleague, Julia Pingeton, Family Resources Coordinator, led 13 participants in the Kairos Blanket Exercise.  Information for those interested in adding this interactive workshop to your curriculum, work place team building or education programs.


Integrated water management on-line course

Professional Development on-line course:  Integrated Water Resources Management

Questions?  Contact margaret.forrest [at] mcgill.ca (Margaret Forrest)



Margaret Forrest

Projects Officer, Outreach and Continuing Professional Development

Macdonald-Stewart Building, Room MS2-082(a)  

Tel: (514) 398-8613



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We work directly with community organisations and international institutions developing dynamic training programs meeting industry- and public-sector demands in areas of agriculture, food safety, nutrition, and water resources management.

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Request information on short-term study opportunities for international students


We offer tailor-made experiences for training and conference programs with access to respected faculty members, fully equipped labs, and water, woodland, or farm environments.

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