Meet our new Director of Development, Macdonald Campus: Celeste Longhurst

Celeste Longhurst joined the Macdonald University Advancement Team early in the new year. In this position, she leads the AES fundraising campaign and manages...
8 June 2022

Honoring the genius loci, 200 years of McGill’s Botanical history inspires Montreal artists

Artist’s rendering of the model for a public square to be built in Griffintown this July, designed by Marie-Michelle Deschamps. Reproduced with permission...
7 June 2022

Sustainability projects create buzz for pollinators across McGill campuses

With flowers blooming and gardens coming back to life across McGill’s campuses, there’s no better time to thank the fluttering friends who help...
6 June 2022

Drawing the future of Mac campus

Two of the seven panels created by illustrator Jordana Globerman (BA’11) that tell the story of Mac’s past, present and visions for the...
11 February 2022

Save the Date: Homecoming 2021!

McGill University has confirmed the dates for Bicentennial At-Home Homecoming 2021, September 29 – October 2, with plenty of interesting events to engage...
16 June 2021

Mac Campus Tree Planting Initiative Progress Report: Phase II complete!

The Sustainability of Operations at Macdonald Campus Working Group extends a huge thanks to everyone who joined them May 6-7, planting 80 more...
16 June 2021

Emily Choy – a rising star in Arctic biology

The Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences congratulates postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Natural Resource Sciences Emily Choy, who was named as...
16 June 2021

Setting the standard in the fight against food fraud

Associate Professor of Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry Stéphane Bayen has spent the last seven years leading a research team with the goal...
16 June 2021

Mac Campus on a mission to bring back the bees

The Macdonald Campus Sustainability Working Group’s latest initiative, The Native Pollinator Habitat Project, undertaken in partnership with neighbouring John Abbott College, is set...
21 April 2021

A made-in-Quebec blueprint for food security

On March 31, McGill University celebrated its milestone 200-year anniversary, marking the day with an inaugural Conference entitled A Road Map for Greater...
21 April 2021

Macdonald Campus: Working together toward a sustainable future

The Macdonald Campus Community has long been supportive of environmentally conscious practices, always proving itself eager to propose and adopt progressive solutions to...
19 November 2020

Dynamic young researchers, dynamic posters

This summer the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (AES) hosted 21 undergraduate summer researchers, each supervised by a Macdonald Campus faculty member.
16 September 2020

The impact of COVID-19 on Quebecers’ access to food

Led by Professor Daiva Nielsen from McGill’s School of Human Nutrition, the Quebec COVID-19 Food Access Study is an online provincial household investigation...
28 August 2020

Future Ready: The Advocate for a Better Anthropocene

When you think of the Earth 50 years from now, what do you see? Do you imagine desolate cities, scorched forests, dead oceans,...
27 August 2020