Campus Life


Daily Planet co-host Ziya Tong on what you need to make a career

As part of the Virtual Office Hour series, McGill Alumni Career Services speaks with Ziya Tong (MA’99) about how she made her career in broadcasting, and the persistence, resourcefulness and determination that goes into following a dream.

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October 7, 2013 at 4:15 pm


Principal Heather Munroe-Blum speaks to the Canadian Club, March 11th, 2013

After a decade as Principal, Heather Munroe-Blum reflects on the lessons of her term and the serious challenges facing Quebec’s universities in a speech at the Canadian Club in Montreal, March 11, 2013.

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March 12, 2013 at 3:01 pm


Bravo 2012 – McGill’s Award-Winning Researchers

McGill celebrates its faculty members who were awarded major national or international prizes in 2011. See the incredible variety of research these award-winners have done—from how to build a brain to investigating how parenting can affect one’s health throughout the lifespan, to developments in mining technologies and advancements in cancer research.

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March 19, 2012 at 2:24 pm


CaPS Tutorial: myFuture’s University Wide Job Search and Career Tool Suite

Your facilitator, Jean Hepworth, will guide you through this session which is aimed at providing you step-by-step instructions on some of the different features which myFuture has to offer students. myFuture is used by, CaPS, Desautels Management Career Services, Engineering Career Centre and the Law Career Development Office.

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July 12, 2011 at 2:37 pm


CaPS Tutorial: myFuture’s On-Campus Recruitment (OCR)

Your facilitator, Jean Hepworth, will guide you through this session which is aimed at providing you step-by-step instructions on how to search and apply for OCR opportunities. This is a campaign whereby private and public organizations from across Canada, the U.S. and abroad visit McGill to recruit students in their final year of study for full time employment in the areas of Consulting, Finance and Information Technology.

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July 12, 2011 at 2:37 pm


Highlights from William Shatner’s appearance at Spring convocation

William Shatner, known to television fans as Captain Kirk, T.J. Hooker, and Denny Crane, returned to his alma mater, McGill University, on June 2, 2011, to receive an honorary Doctor of Letters. In 1952, Shatner earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree. Hear more about his college days at McGill and hear his address to the graduates of 2011.

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For the full speech, click here.

June 3, 2011 at 5:21 pm


Bravo: Award-Winning Researchers!

McGill’s winners of major prizes and awards in 2010 were honoured at the University’s annual Bravo celebration. See the variety of award-winning research they conduct at McGill — from robotics and astrophysics, to pediatric clinics and research on aging and Alzheimer’s, to early Chinese history and lessons in global leadership.

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May 13, 2011 at 11:18 am


A Degree with a Difference

The Student Exchanges and Study Abroad office asked McGill students Amanda, Marc and Olga to talk about their experiences studying abroad on student exchanges.

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December 17, 2010 at 4:22 pm


McGill’s Macdonald Campus Freshman Program

See what our students (Blake, Brent, Kendell and Shakira) have to say about their first year as freshmen on the Macdonald Campus, and meet two of the professors in the Freshman Program!

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November 8, 2010 at 2:10 pm


What I wish I had known about teaching when I started

In this footage from the “Learning to Teach” workshop, designed for graduate students and postdoctoral students who are presently teaching or hope to one day teach, Professor Frédéric Mégret offers some closing remarks on teaching to wrap up the workshop.

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June 11, 2010 at 2:47 pm