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July 2019

 
Next-Gen. Now. The Campaign for Concordia
 
 
Heat wave |  Photo by Jason Thibault (Flickr CC)

$540,000 from NSERC to help cities adapt to climate change

Engineering researcher Liangzhu Wang is developing ways to assess and mitigate the danger at-risk populations face in buildings during heatwaves

‘My generation of Canadian actors has done extremely well in America’

James Tupper, a graduate of Concordia’s Department of Theatre, reflects on Big Little Lies and his journey from Dartmouth to Hollywood.

Meet the grad who helps emergency doctors focus on patient care

‘Concordia taught me how to learn in a way that fueled my creativity,’ says Computer Engineering alumnus Hank Hikspoors, BEng 93

‘The key reason I made it where I am today is because of the mentors I had at Concordia’

Lawrence David, BA 10, Founder of Concordia Pre-Law Student Society, is now at Canada’s Department of Justice

Canada’s Top 40 Under 40: John Molson alum makes the list

Finance exec Daniel Schlaepfer, MBA 08, says Concordia contributed to his success
 
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Four Concordians appointed to Order of Canada

Graham Carr: 'I'm excited about our momentum'

Remembering the Holocaust can help prevent genocide

The must-see screenings at Fantasia 2019

 
 
Les Lawton Shuffles despite suffering a stroke

“By shuffling, I challenge myself.”

 — Les Lawton, former head coach, Stingers Women's Hockey Team

 

VIDEO: Despite suffering a stroke in 2015, Lawton has returned to shuffle and raised $15,000 for Concordia Students.

 
 

COMING SOON

 
Aug 13 TORONTO: Workshop — Communicate with confidence
Aug 14 Concordia University Memorial Golf Tournament
Aug 20 An entrepreneurial evening for young alumni
Aug 22 Stingers pre-season launch party
Sep 13 NEW YORK: The Walrus Talks Neighbors
Sep 15 Alumni soccer game for Warriors, Georgians and Stingers
Sep 19 Resolute Forest Products© presents the Homecoming Keynote lecture: An evening with Kathy Reichs
Sep 21 Alumni Zone at Stingers Football Game
 
 
 
 

HOMECOMING 2019

Sept. 17 to 23

 
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HOMECOMING 2019
 
 
 
 
WATCH: Training the next generation of Aerospace engineers

 

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