May 2020

Arts and Science

Get inspired:
Pascale Sicotte

Pascale Sicotte is the new dean of Arts and Science

The internationally renowned primatologist assumes her role on August 1.

Graham Carr: ‘Concordians shine through in tough times’

An end-of-term message for alumni, from the university’s president.

CU at Home, your new virtual learning series

Stay engaged, active and in touch via Concordia's virtual events, family activities, workshops, webinars and more — designed by the community, for the community.

Now launched: a Canada-wide COVID-19 data project

The Institute for Investigative Journalism will assist news organizations with free up-to-the-minute maps, audience-engagement tools and other resources.

Alumna Colleen Curran aims for the stars

She's been longlisted for the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour.

Angelo Filosa's company provides COVID-19 test kits and research

‘The most valuable lesson we can learn is to trust science,’ says the grad.

‘Put in the hours’: commitment to education inspires $100,000

Peter Pomponio, BComm 90, supports the next generation of finance talent.
Support the COVID-19 Emergency Student Relief Fund:

VIDEO: ‘Don't stop, Concordia people!’

From fashion to face shields at Tristan Canada

4 Concordians land a Quebec’s Lieutenant Governor’s Youth Medal

A $110,000 gift for students — from students

2,500 new handmade masks for health-care workers

Radio Television Digital News Association honours a Concordia digital journalism project led by alumna Aphrodite Salas

From MIGS: the Coronavirus Diaries — interviews with experts

Stingers draft success: CFL teams select 3 Concordians

CU Cares wants you! New initiative calls for volunteers

Christopher DiRaddo

‘Try these 5 must-read LGBTQ novels for quarantine.’


WATCH: Picks from Christopher Di Raddo, BA 98, creator of the Violet Hour Book Club / author of The Geography of Pluto.


CU at Home: new virtual events for alumni

May 15 Yoga for kids
May 16 Virtual dance party with Royce and Tan
May 19 Make a musical instrument
May 20 Mindfulness in a time of crisis
May 20 Why and how to maintain good sleep in a time of crisis
May 22 Family-friendly barre class
May 25 Laughter yoga
WATCH: Training the next generation of Aerospace engineers


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