ACCENT

May 2020

 
Get inspired: concordia.ca/CommunityvsCOVID
 
 
Tulips and daffodils - grassrootsgroundswell (Flickr CC)

Graham Carr: ‘Concordians shine through in tough times’

Read an end-of-term message from the university’s president.

Meet Andrea Clarke, Concordia’s new senior director of community engagement and social impact

The former executive director of Head & Hands begins her mandate on June 1.

From fashion to face shields at Tristan Canada

Lili Fortin, BComm 04, mobilized her company for health-care providers.

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.

Gina Cody School joins the fight against COVID-19

Students and faculty use at-home 3D printers to help equip front-line workers.

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

Peter Pomponio, BComm 90, supports the next generation of finance talent.

2 Concordians win $25,000 from the Sobey Art Awards

Adam Basanta and Sabrina Ratté are among 25 Canadian artists under 40 to share this year’s expanded prize.
 
 
Support the COVID-19 Emergency Student Relief Fund: concordia.ca/COVID19support
 
 
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

This alum piloted a record shipment of protective medical gear

Adad Hannah movingly records life in the age of social distancing

BIXI case study reveals Montrealers' likes and dislikes

Stingers draft success: CFL teams select 3 Concordians

CU Cares wants you! New initiative calls for volunteers

 
UA Selfie Jam

‘Don't stop, Concordia people!’

 

WATCH: Some of our staff got together to make this fun little track to brighten your day. Stay home, stay safe!

 

CU at Home: virtual events for our community

 
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
 
 
NEW REALITIES Beyond COVID-19
 
 
 
WATCH: Training the next generation of Aerospace engineers

 

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