Asking to Double Fee-Levy in Upcoming CSU General Election
Undergraduate students will be voting on granting the Concordia Greenhouse a 12 cent fee-levy increase in the upcoming Concordia Student Union general elections, from March 28 to 30.
Accused to Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation
After a week of postponements and deliberations, Hisham Saadi, the man arrested in connection to last week’s Concordia University bomb threats, will be free upon meeting bail requirements, as ruled at the Palais de justice this afternoon.
Internal Confusion Results in Confusing Election
The union already had a president and VP, and there are only three months left until the end of the current executive’s mandate. Nonetheless, Nader Jafari Nodoushan and Meysam Salari were stepping down from their positions ahead of schedule. Fifty-odd TAs, RAs, and invigilators had gathered in Concordia’s Hall building on a Monday evening to choose new ones.
MSA Concordia’s Islamic Awareness Week Goes on Despite Terror Threat
A letter threatening to set off a bomb in two of Concordia’s downtown buildings was sent to MSA, and to various media outlets on Wednesday.
Lawyer Says Her Client Is Devastated by Charges as He Remains in Police Custody
Hisham Saadi, the suspect who was arrested Thursday morning in relation to the bomb threat at Concordia University on Wednesday, will have his bail hearing on Monday, March 6.
Fights Break Out After Protesters Attempt to Shut Down La Meute
Several fights broke out at Montreal City Hall this afternoon after a protest was organized in the name of free speech.
Open Letter Requests That Student Attendance and Marks Not Be Counted for 3 Days
The Concordia Student Union is requesting academic amnesty for students who feel unsafe coming to the university because of the bomb threats made yesterday that targeted Muslim students.
Threat Targeting Muslim Students, SGW Classes Cancelled Until Further Notice
The university issued an evacuation notice to students in the Hall and EV buildings, respectively on Maisonneuve Blvd. and St. Catherine St.
How Does Concordia Compare on the Path to Fossil Fuel Divestment?
DivestConcordia has been around since September of 2013—ULaval sans fossiles formed only four months ago, in November 2016.
Concordia Research Institute Up for Renewal
Currently, the institute, which is known as MIGS, is up for renewal as a certified research centre at the university. Its previous certification, which began in 2011, ends on May 31. If he chooses so, Bergholz can apply for the renewal of MIGS as a research institute and become its interim director.