First Day of Exams Sees Violence
Anti-tuition hike protesters blocked the entrance to Concordia’s Hall Building on the morning of April 12, delaying the first day of scheduled exams and increasing tension between striking and non-striking students.
Multi-Pronged Student Protest through the Streets of Montreal
Hundreds of students marched through downtown Montreal in waves throughout April 11 in protest of tuition increases slated to begin in September.
Six Councilors and Solo Senate Seat Disqualified
According to an email from the CEO, six CSU councilors and the only senate seat have been disqualified after failing to submit their campaigning expense forms.
VP Advocacy & Outreach Pudwell Leaves for Health Reasons
Concordia Student Union VP Advocacy & Outreach Morgan Pudwell has resigned from her position on the executive roughly six weeks before her term was set to expire.
CUTV Reporter Among Those Arrested
Approximately 50 people were arrested following a demonstration that began early in the morning at Victoria Square and weaved its way through downtown Montreal on April 4.
Security Agent at Concordia Discovered Without License
Concordia University security is falling under further scrutiny after the security officer involved in the alleged assault of a student on March 23 has been revealed to not possess a valid security permit.
Governors Cost $300 a Meeting to Feed
Once a month, Concordia’s Board of Governors and a handful of student representatives meet in a room in the EV Building to discuss the university’s internal issues.
President Lowy Speaks to Students After Hallway Occupation
Concordia’s Interim President Frederick Lowy opened up an impromptu dialogue with students for the first time Monday, discussing tuition hikes and the university’s hard stance on dissenting action. Following an occupation…
McGill Admin Reveals #6party Racked Up $141K Tab
It’s been almost two months since the James Building occupation at McGill University ended, but the party isn’t over just yet. An Access to Information request submitted by The Link revealed that the #6party occupation came with a #6figure…
Gill and Laforest Talk CSU, Board, Prez and More
As Your Concordia vacates their offices on the seventh floor of the Hall Building, A Better Concordia is figuring out how to represent the students in a university on the eve of sweeping administration change. The Link sat down with Lex Gill and Schubert Laforest…