News

  • Undergraduate Students Save Money on New CSU Insurance Plan

    New Contract with ASEQ to Begin in Fall 2017

    Undergraduate students will be paying less for their health and dental insurance starting next fall, thanks to a new deal the Concordia Student Union is entering with its insurance provider, the Alliance pour la santé étudiante au Québec.

  • eConcordia System Hacked

    Student Emails, Personal Information Vulnerable

    An email sent out on April 11 read that, “specifically that your name, your Concordia ID number and your email address, may have been consulted or obtained” via unauthorized access to the sites’ information system. The school says no financial information or student records have been affected.

  • Muslim Student Association to Keep Jummah Prayer Space

    CSU and Administration Reach Compromise

    Through negotiations between administration, Concordia Student Union and the Muslim Student Association, the university’s upcoming renovations will no longer reduce the space used for the MSA’s Friday Jummah prayers.

  • Graduate Student General Assembly Cut Short After Students Storm Out

    Election Talk Leads to Scuffle

    Arguments broke out and many stormed out after graduate students found out at their general assembly yesterday that online voting will be used for the Graduate Student Association’s upcoming elections.

  • Québec Solidaire Strives for Inclusivity

    QS Wants to Make its Program More Accessible to Anglophones

    QS’s Members of the National Assembly spoke on sovereignty and making their program more accessible to English speaking Quebecers to an audience of about 75 in St. Henri.

  • ASFA General Elections Invalidated

    Appointments Become Interim, All Questions Fail

    The Arts and Science Federation of Associations’ general elections were invalidated at a special council meeting Thursday evening.

  • Election Results in First Two-Slate Executive in CSU History

    Equal Split of Embrace ConU and Team Connect Members Elected

    When the votes for the Concordia Student Union elections were counted, and then recounted again, four members from Team Connect and Embrace ConU were left standing.

  • Does the Hive Practice What It Preaches?

    Past and Present Employees Question Whether the Café Is Still an Anti-Oppressive Space

    Ke Xin, an employee at the Hive, still has faith in what the café is trying to do.

  • Kissing a Police Baton

    Busted Teeth, Far-Right at Concordia’s Doorstep, Antifascists Mobilize

    I wasn’t sure that I wanted to get out of bed that morning. Had I known I’d get a facial makeover, courtesy of the Montreal police, I would have indulged myself.

  • UPDATED: Concordia’s Hall Building Evacuated

    Loss of Electricity Connected to Downtown Gas Leak

    Concordia’s Hall building on the downtown campus lost power Monday morning due to a gas leak on Atwater Ave and Réné-Lévesques Boul. W.