Women Report Not Feeling Safe on Campus, Many Dissatisfied with How Complaints Were Handled
In a recent survey at Concordia, women reported they didn’t feel as safe on campus as their male colleagues, and of the 1595 people surveyed nine per cent said they had experienced sexual violence first hand on campus.
After Threat to Muslim Students, Saadi Faces Fives Years in Prison
Hisham Saadi, a former PhD student at Concordia University, was convicted on Thursday after issuing a bomb threat on March 1 2017.
Former New York Times Journalist Patti Sonntag to Lead the Project
Concordia’s Journalism department has just announced it will now house an institute for investigative journalism.
One Thousand Protest Against G7 Summit in Quebec City
Almost a thousand came out to protest against the G7 Summit by the National Assembly in Quebec City. But with multiple protests declared illegal yesterday, many are sounding the alarm over police repression.
Protests Hit Beauport and Downtown Quebec
A crowd of about 100 anti-G7 protesters came to Beauport, Quebec this morning in an attempt to block roads, so less people could travel towards Quebec’s Charlevoix region, where the annual G7 Summit is underway.
Two Arrests, No Counts of Mischief
About 600 protesters marched to the National Assembly in Quebec City today to denounce the G7 Summit taking place in Charlevoix over the next few days.
Freedman Announced CEO and President of the Jewish General Hospital
Bram Freedman announced he’ll be leaving Concordia to work as the president and CEO of the Jewish General Hospital Foundation.
Students Protest Outside, Saying Hikes Are Exploitative
Some international undergraduate students will see tuition hikes starting in the fall, after the proposal was passed today at Concordia’s Board of Governors.
Provincial Government Also Announces Wide-Scale Deregulation for International Students
Tuition hikes are being proposed for international undergraduates in Engineering and Computer Science and John Molson School of Business.
Demands of Provincial Legislation Poses a “Big Logistics Challenge”
Concordia University is considering online consent training to meet the demands of upcoming provincial legislation.
Protesters Target Gabriel Sohier-Chaput and Philippe Gendron, Calling them Fascists
About 100 protesters marched this Saturday to oppose fascism in Gabriel Sohier-Chaput’s borough, Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie