Your BGSA is excited to announce a new event for this year — the BGSA Department Day: a Conference for Diversity, Inclusion, and Interdisciplinary Collaboration, taking place on November 29th, 2016 from 9:00-17:00 at Thompson House! Check out the details! The conference will welcome new students into the McGill Biology Department, break down barriers between the sub-disciplines (Molecular, Neuro, CEEB), and engage BGSA members in … Continue reading Department Day
Intro to Python Programming Workshop Python is a very powerful computational tool with a thriving community and growing user base that is being applied in all aspects of computing. One of the applications where Python stands out the most is in scientific programming and data analysis, where more and more scientists are turning to Python … Continue reading Python Workshop
Pumpkin Carving Event Info: The BGSA annual pumpkin carving contest will be held Oct. 31 (OMG That’s Halloween itself!) at 13:15 in the Stewart Biology N4 lobby! Here’s how it works 1) Sign up your lab (or as a free agent if the rest of your lab won’t participate!) 2) Bring Tyler $5 in N3/12B … Continue reading Pumpkin Carving Contest
Sign up and fill in your calendars: OCTOBER 31st @ 1:15pm: Pumpkin Carving (register) NOVEMBER 21st @ 3pm-6pm: Python Workshop (register) NOVEMBER 29th @ 9am – 5pm: BGSA Department Day (register) DECEMBER 8th: Holiday Party Continue reading Fall workshop and contests
Come by during the day for an Ecology and Evolution Lunch: Gerardo Vergara Asenjo of the Potvin lab will be presenting his PhD research entitled “Land cover dynamics in Panama: Local lessons addressing global challenges in the context of REDD+” this Friday 14th at12:30 in W4/12. Continue reading First EEL of the semester is today!
There are several resources that everyone should be aware of: Nightline Peer Support General Counselling Eating Disorder Program Sexual Assault Centre Stay healthy! Continue reading A little note on mental health, as things get hectic
1) BGSA EVENTS: More info will come for each of these events, but for now you can mark your calendars! COFFEE HOUR: Oct 12th. 10:00-11:00 BGSA room PUMPKIN CARVING: Oct 31st during the day (exact time/place TBA) BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT SYMPOSIUM: Nov 29th, Thomson House inc Equity and Diversity Workshop … Continue reading GET OUR YOUR CALENDARS