News

  • Concordia Teaching Assistant Union Put in Trusteeship

    According to documents obtained by The Link, the union for Teaching and Research Assistants at Concordia (TRAC) has been put into trusteeship by its parent union Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC).

  • Students Say Yes to BDS

    Controversial Ballot Finally Tallied

    Referendum results indicated only 7 per cent of Concordia students voted in the by-elections, with the YES ballot succeeding by only a 209-vote margin.

  • Protesters March in Solidarity with Michael Brown

    Activists Take a Stance Against Police Brutality and Racial Profiling

    Approximately 300 people gathered in Phillips Square to protest police brutality and racial profiling in the wake of recent events in Ferguson, Missouri on Saturday night.

  • Concordia Leans Green

    University’s Foundation Commits to Partial Divestment

    The people that control Concordia’s biggest investment fund, creatively named the Concordia University Foundation, are reserving a portion of that money for companies that care about the environment.

  • CSU By-Election Results

    Unlike the BDS issue, some referendum questions did receive a count and tally after the Concordia Student Union’s by-election last week. Notably, the referenda for creating new student housing, a daycare centre and the approval for the CSU to pay back the Hive Café Solidarity Cooperative start up loan through a specific fund all passed.

  • ASFA By-Election Results

    The Arts and Science Federation of Associations (ASFA) announced the results of their fall by-elections on Nov. 28 as their proposed fee-levy increase from $0.38 to $1.60 per credit was rejected.

  • Will the BDS Ballots Ever Be Counted?

    Vote Count Suspended Indefinitely After “Overwhelming” Number of Complaints

    After weeks of campaigning, hundreds of Concordia University students voted on the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions referendum question this past week. But the ballots for the controversial question have not been counted and there’s still a chance they never will be.

  • Are You Dreaming of a Green Christmas?

    It’s Boxing Day. The presents have been unwrapped, the family has finally left, the Christmas tree is somehow still intact, and the United States has produced an extra 25 million tons of waste.

  • Preliminary CSU By-Election Results: Daycare, Student Housing, Anti-Austerity Referenda Pass

    Preliminary vote counts for the Concordia Student Union’s fall by-elections were revealed at 2 a.m. Friday.

  • “No Evidence” of Bedbug Infestation in Webster Library: Concordia

    Post on Satirical Blog Turns into Sooocial Media Fiasco

    Concordia University has denied that the Webster Library downtown is infested with bedbugs, after a photo of an insect was posted to the “Spotted: Concordia University” Facebook page Monday.