Sitting Student Union President Given University Job in June
During his last month in office, former Concordia Student Union President Amine Dabchy took a part-time job with the university’s department of alumni relations.
Concordia Administration and Support Staff to Meet for Contract Negotiations
Contract negotiations between Concordia University and the United Steelworkers union are scheduled to resume on Sept. 22.
Concordia Students Raise Money for Engineers Without Boarders
On Sept. 5, students from Concordia University’s engineering faculty got sweaty for a good cause.
Concordia Students in Uganda are Increasing their Presence with People and Money
Thomas Prince stepped out of a plane and onto African soil for the first time in his life last year.
Windsor Students Look to Quit National Student Lobby Despite Tough New Rules
A year after the first petitions were printed at 14 universities across Canada to leave the Canadian Federation of Students, a national lobby group that many felt was ineffective and interfering in local student politics, no university has successfully left.
Program Saves Student Money, Time and the Planet
After a successful pilot program this summer, Concordia Bookstores will be renting textbooks to students this September at 40 per cent of the books’ full price.
University Offers Conditional Loan to Muslim Student Group
By the time Concordia University stops providing a Friday prayer space for the Muslim Student Association, there will still be 10 days left of Ramadan, the Islamic month of fasting.
Students raise $9,000 for Pakistan
University students from Concordia, McGill and the Universite de Montreal garnered support for those in Pakistan suffering from a catastrophic natural disaster.
The Obsessive World of Collectors
Most people put their Pokémon cards in a drawer, never to see the light of day again. Others end up waiting for Hall & Oates outside a concert venue, hoping to add a little ‘rock and soul’ to their autograph stockpile. For lifelong collectors, it’s a thin line between hobby and way of life.
Concordia Student Goes Out and Walks for a Cure Against Leukemia
Alyssa Brandone was 11 when she was diagnosed with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, a disease she fought with everything she had and ultimately defeated.