• Ritual Psych-rifice

    The Difference in Your Game Might Be in Your Head

    Pregame rituals and superstitions could help build mental strength on the playing field.

  • The Game That Nearly Got Away

    ConU Almost Drops Opener After Strong First Half

    Concordia’s men’s basketball team was lucky to escape Thursday’s game against the McGill Redmen with a victory. The Redmen caught the Stingers sleeping in the second half, but ConU prevailed, winning the game 80-66.

  • Concordia Runs Out of Luck

    Winter Conditions Slow Down Stingers Runners in Nationals

    A snow-covered course limited Concordia to a middling performance at last Saturday’s national cross-country championships in Quebec City.

  • Scissor Kick

    Debunking the NCAA-CIS Soccer Gap

    Nothing sums up American soccer better than a crowd of 25,000 rowdy college fans taunting the opposing goalkeeper with a chant of, “Hit the weight room, skinny.” It’s a scene from Red Bull Arena, home of the New York Red Bulls of Major League Soccer, which opened its doors…

  • McGrath to Stay On

    Concordia Football Coaches Meet After Twitter Controversy

    Concordia’s football exodus has been put on hold. No significant movement has happened since Nov. 8, despite a coaches’ meeting in the morning and a team meeting that took place in the afternoon.

  • Crossing to Nationals

    After Successful Season, ConU’s X-Country Teams to Vie for Top Spot

    With the season dwindling down to its last few weeks, Concordia Stingers cross-country head coach John Lofranco has been pleased with the overall performance from both the men’s and the women’s squads this year.

  • Stingers Hang Gaels Out to Dry

    Strong Second Period and Near-Perfect Goaltending Factors in Win

    Concordia’s men’s hockey team dominated the visiting Queen’s Gaels 6-1 last Saturday, after a strong second-period effort and a stellar performance by goalie Peter Karvouniaris.

  • ConU Surrenders Championship

    Second Half Meltdown Makes the Difference

    A second half collapse led to Concordia’s men’s rugby team surrendering the provincial championship to the McGill Redmen for the second straight year, losing 28-7 last Sunday.

  • Unreal but Unhealthy

    Montreal Food is Great, But Calories are Costly

    Montreal is known for its delicious, but unhealthy, treats from smoked meat, to poutine, bagels and crepes. The diversity of delicious food is what makes Montreal a prime location for gastronomy.

  • Doggy Food Style

    Montreal Business Follows Organic Fad

    The gap between first and third world countries just got a little wider—organic food is now readily available for the dog world.