• Concordia Soccer: A Devastating Loss to End the Weekend

    Stingers Women’s Team Scoreless in Loss to Sherbrooke, Drops to 5th in RSEQ Standings

    The Concordia Stingers women’s soccer team learned a tough lesson in Sunday’s loss to the Sherbrooke Vert et Or: when it rains, it pours.

  • Editorial: Canada’s Deportation Laws Are Too Rigid

    On Sunday, Winifred Agimelen, a refugee and mother of three, was deported back to Nigeria—a country from which she was forced to flee in 2008, after being kidnapped and threatened with genital mutilation.

  • Nah’msayin?

    There’s A Reason Some Shows Are Free

    I got these free tickets to a Talib Kweli show the other day. I usually read ahead and check these concerts out on Facebook so I really know what I’m getting into. But I mean, it’s a Talib Kweli concert—what’s the worst that can happen?

  • Technicality Results in Deportation of Nigerian Family, Lawyer Says

    Six years ago, Winifred Agimelen escaped from the country where she was kidnapped with her children, faced the threat of genital mutilation and death, as well as lost sight of her husband—who may or may not still be alive. On Sunday, a technicality sent her back.

  • Provinces Following Quebec by Making Out-Of-Province Students Pay More Tuition

    Nationally, Tuition Nearly Tripled in the Past 20 Years, Report Says

    Rather than reducing fees to “ensure accessibility on a universal basis,” provincial governments are focusing on charging out-of-province students more, a report released last Wednesday by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says.

  • Planting the Seeds of a Community

    ConU Grad Works to Bring Fresh Vegetables and Community Spirit to the Plateau

    It’s amazing how far a little bit of chicken wire can get you. A community gardening initiative is getting itself off the ground with the help of sundry donations like extra wood and shovels.

  • Bringing It Home

    Stingers Lay Waste to Crosstown Rival McGill to Recapture Shaughnessy Cup

    When the clock hit zero at Friday night’s football game between the Concordia Stingers and the McGill Redmen, it brought an end to a Shaughnessy Cup game that went very much like the last for head coach Mickey Donovan.

  • The Up-and-Coming Voice of POP

    Lydia Ainsworth to Debut Her Album Right From Real at POP Montreal

    Lydia Ainsworth’s talking voice is just as captivating and soothing as the tracks featured on her debut album Right From Real.

  • Men’s Rugby: Imperfect Victory

    Stingers Scrape Out a Win Over Bishop’s

    The Stingers men’s rugby team ended their opening week on a winning note as they defeated the Bishop’s Gaiters 34-21 victory at Concordia Stadium on Sunday, bouncing back from their season-opening loss last Wednesday night versus McGill.

  • 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.