About MCM

My background in social sciences and communications research, as well as project and event coordination, has allowed me to develop a wide range of highly transferable conceptual and practical skills. Please drop me a line at mcm@mcmilliken.ca if you would like to know more.

Employment

  • Employment

    I am very fortunate to work with clients who are doing extraordinary work. It’s nice to be working with the New Brunswick Aboriginal Peoples Council again, this time on a project to develop a relationship agreement and consultation process between the Council and the Government of New Brunswick. Part of that […]

Publications

  • Editing

    McIver Jr., William J. 2010. Internet in Marc Raboy and Jeremy Shtern’s (eds.) Media Divides: Communication Rights and the Right to Communicate in Canada. Vancouver: UBC Press. Low, J. 2006. Communication Problems Between Researchers and Informants with Speech Difficulties: Methodological and Analytic Issues. Field Methods, 18:2, 153-171. Low, J. 2004. […]

  • Magazine articles

    2009 Milliken, M., Culberson, A. “The Virtual Classroom Broadband And Big Ideas Connect Canadian Students.” Canadian Teacher Magazine. Volume 5, January 2009, 24-26. NRC 50761.

  • Reports

    2017 Milliken, M. Kci-skicin Project: The Wise Ones, Urban Aboriginal Seniors Integrated Framework for Services. Fredericton: New Brunswick Aboriginal Peoples Council. 2015 Milliken, M. Obesity and Tobacco. A literature review of policy approaches to foster population wellness. Fredericton: New Brunswick Department of Social Development, Wellness Branch. 2009 Molyneaux, H., O’Donnell, […]

NON SEQUITURS

  • Lessons learned & (re-)learning

    from sewing … Keep it simple, Stupid. Adding layers or complexity to a project increases discomfort, not only in the making of the garment, but in the wearing of it. There is no such thing as a cool lining. Just because something starts simple doesn’t mean it will stay that […]

  • With affection: Hair product aplenty

    I sang with the Thomists for the St. Thomas University (STU) Christmas formal last night. The self-grooming quotient was high, and there was the usual ratio of adorable couples, showboats, and abandoned high heels by the end of the first set. For the first time that I can remember in […]

  • Turns of phrase

    Redundant expressions and phrases that, when you stop to think about it, people really don’t need to say because they reduce the average intelligence in the room. Free gift Often used in advertising as a way to encourage the purchase of a high-ticket item by offering an incentive, in many […]