Over 100 years of student journalism, as it was originally published

“After an unrelenting four-hour  protest by 1,200 McGill students  Monday, the McGill Board of Governors finally voted to fully divest the  university’s funds from banks and corporations doing business with  Apartheid.” 

The McGill Daily announcing McGill University’s decision to divest from companies doing business in South Africa
Vol. 75 No. 031: November 20, 1985

Welcome to our archives

Previous issues of The McGill Daily and Le Délit are available for consultation, free of charge, on Issuu up to 2009. Our papers are also uploaded online on PressReader on a weekly basis.

Issues from 1911 up to 2001 are available online on The Internet Archive as part of the McGill Student Publications Collection, thanks to the commitment and invaluable efforts of the McGill Library digitization team.

“Their wings are made of glass and gold and we are fortunate not to hear them splintering against the sun.” 

Excerpt for Leonard Cohen’s ‘The Sparrows’
Vol. 44 No. 038: December 7, 1954

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