Series of Different Events and Workshops Begins Next Monday
The Concordia Student Union is hosting Anti-Consumerism Week starting Feb. 15.
Sonia Trudel’s Departure Was a “Mutual Agreement”
The severance package is stipulated in Trudel’s contract as being a year’s salary, according to documents obtained by The Link in an access to information request.
Organization Nominated by Roundtable for Black History Month
The Jamaica Association of Montreal is a community organization where Jamaica’s culture and food were celebrated and offers social services for the community.
Consulting Firm Accenture Connects Business Students with The Yellow Door
Concordia business and engineering students have begun a six-week initiative to aid one of Montreal’s oldest not-for-profit organizations, The Yellow Door.
Quebec in Talks Over 2016-2017 Higher Education Budget
Quebec’s education ministry has yet to release its university budget model for next year, but the province is considering slashing subsidies again and allowing universities to raise international tuition by 25 per cent to recoup the losses.
Concordia Students’ New Provincial Representation Operating with Interim Staff and Short-Term Budget
The Association for the Voice of Education in Quebec (AVEQ) is currently being run by a temporary staff of five positions, according to interim Communications Coordinator Isaac Stethem.
Counter-Protesters to Right-Wing Group: “No Hatred, No Fear, Immigrants Are Welcome Here”
Around 150 people gathered outside of Jarry metro station on Saturday afternoon to stage a counter-protest against PEGIDA Québec, the right-wing political group calling for more restrictive government immigration policies, especially in regards to Muslims.
Concordia’s Arts and Science Federation is restructuring their model.
A proposal to restructure the federation was approved at a special council meeting on Thursday in an attempt to combat the “toxic atmosphere” staining its reputation.
The upcoming tribunal is for political science professor Michael Lipson and the 17 student-protesters he charged for disrupting his class on April 1, 2015.
CSU Announces Reggie’s to Become a Solidarity Co-operative
Concordia’s student bar, Reggie’s, is turning into a solidarity co-operative.
Montreal Police Filmed in Incident Involving Father and Child with Autism
Two weeks ago, 5-year-old Charlotte went to the dentist. Her mouth was frozen after the morning appointment, meaning she couldn’t eat food for about an hour or so.