Introducing Bridge21 Scholar: Gabriel Yahya Haage

I am Gabriel Yahya Haage, a graduate student in the Natural Resource Sciences department at McGill. I am involved with the BESS (Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainability) and the E4A (Economics for the Anthropocene) programs. My research at Bridge21 deals with the Water Poverty Index and the needs of children.

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David Jhave Johnston
Introducing B21 Scholar: Juan Pimentel

I am a general practitioner and epidemiologist from Colombia and currently, I am a PhD candidate in Family Medicine at McGill. I am currently interested in using game jams to train medical students and family medicine residents in cultural safety. Game jams are participatory events in which groups of ‘jammers’ create and play games in a time-constrained environment.

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David Jhave Johnston
Introducing B21 Scholar: Mathilde Papillon

My name is Mathilde Papillon and I am a U1 honours physics student who loves to dance. Here is a little bit about my research project!

In physics, the Lagrangian is this wonderful quantity that, by simple subtraction of kinetic and potential energy, can tell us everything we need to know about the motion of a system

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David Jhave Johnston
Introducing B21 Scholar: Arielle Elkrief

We know that creativity and art therapy plays an integral role in the healing of patients with the most dismal of diagnoses such as cancer. What I hope to answer through this fellowship is: can we use creativity to foster empathy, both towards our patients and ourselves, and prevent and address physician burnout?

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Alex Smith
Introducing B21 Fellow: Thomas King

Architecture is one of the most influential and universal languages known to humankind. It is a means of expressing ourselves, shaping the world we inhabit, altering our perspectives and transforming the way we live and interact with our surroundings.

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Vincent Van Duong
⚡Summer Lighting ⚡#2

We watched things come into focus for many of our BLUE fellows this week. The illusive and hard to pin down projects are beginning to take shape. After countless books read, emails sent and interviews conducted, the fellows are busy putting together plans to lay out the next steps to make their visions a reality. 

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Ellie MartinBLUE