Shaun Michaud

  • The Pope of Peace Park

    The Story of “Boots,” the Man Who Fought to Legalize Skateboarding in Montreal

    “Boots” sits as if he has just realized the full weight of his decade-long labour of love. He won’t even crack a smile. I cannot fathom how such a curmudgeonly man could be so admired.

  • Will Androids Dream of Killing Electric Sheep?

    A Violent Robot Filled Future Might Not Be Far Away

    As we inch closer to elucidating the mystery of artificial intelligence—the Holy Grail of robotics—and accelerating the clock on technological singularity, scientists and laymen alike have warned that birthing the ghost in the shell could spell tentative doom for humankind.

  • Vigil for the Polytechnique shooting

    Last Saturday, a vigil was held on top of Mount Royal in homage of the victims of the Polytechnique Shooting.

  • OK Computer Riot

    A Look Back at Concordia’s Greatest Protest, 45 Years Later

    Concordia University, which took its name from Montreal’s motto of “well-being through harmony”, was once the site of flagrant strife. From the way the university’s administration treats its own history, a more accurate inspiration would be “well-being through sticking your head in the sand.”

  • Hunger Strike on the Mezz

    Aneil Prasad Fasts for 72 Hours in Protest Supporting Divestment

    Biology student Aneil Prasad fasted for 72 hours in the Hall Building to protest Concordia University’s investments in fossil fuel.

  • Nah’msayin?

    Moodle is Brutal

    It started with a murmur—students speaking in hushed tones in the hallways, talking about a revolution.

  • Dance Theatre Fusion

    Fabien Prioville’s Reverse_Me Invades the Goethe-Institut

    Choreographer Fabien Prioville’s new performance art piece h3. Reverse_Me will take-over the Montreal location of the German non-profit Goethe-Institut this week.

  • ATCR Electrifies CSU Orientation Concert

    A Tribe Called Red rocked the Corona Theatre at the Concordia Student Union’s annual orientation concert Friday.

  • The Link Meets Coach Donovan

    We met with new coach Mickey Donovan to discuss his plans for the football team and what it takes to be a Stinger.

  • Ultimate Royalty

    Montreal Royal Look To Rip It Up in Ultimate Frisbee League

    Hold on to your hats! Montreal has a new professional team in ultimate frisbee.

  • The Thought Police Strikes Concordia

    Assumptions Stain Kyle Arseneau Case

    The most striking element about a disqualification is the finality of it.

  • CASA Cares 11th Annual Fashion Show Raises Funds for a Cause

    With the help of their runway models, CASA Cares’ 11th Annual Fashion Show, benefiting the Montreal Children’s Hospital Foundation, shattered the $100,000 mark on Thursday night.