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Accomplished scholar and academic leader Rebecca Taylor Duclos appointed dean of the Faculty of Fine Arts
Duclos brings an interdisciplinary mindset, a strong international profile and a proven track record of strategic leadership to the position.
Discovery by researchers from Concordia and Berkeley could lead to the synthetic manufacturing of painkillers and other drugs.
Isabel Dunnigan assumes a pivotal role as the new director of Concordia’s Centre for Continuing Education
Her leadership and experience will support the centre’s ongoing mission to provide traditional and innovative programming.
Concordia’s Board ratifies agreement-in-principle with Métallos Loyola before expiration of current agreement.
The Concordia alumna reflects on a career that blurs the lines between past, present and future.
The distinguished recipients include a First Nations activist, a concert violinist and a leader in the global fight against climate change.
In the news
Israel and Saudi Arabia have no diplomatic relations, but this should not prevent them from coordinating regional security. Both understand that there is no alternative superpower in the region to the US. Their future challenge is how to avoid past mistakes, such as the US over reaction in invading Iraq, or its under reaction, as in the case of the Syrian civil war and Iran’s nuclear project.
Yakub Halabi, “If Israelis and Saudis would only speak in one voice”.
Admittedly, these conversations aren’t easy. But the conversation I had with my father wasn’t that hard, either. (…) As I said to my father, “Don’t you want to make these decisions yourself? If you don’t make them, someone else will, and there’s no guarantee that someone else will respect your wishes.” Have the conversation. It’s a matter of life and death.
Hilary Rose, help your loved ones make their dying wishes known.
What these kids are looking for, in a sense, is a thrill, having a meaningful life, contributing to something worthwhile. But they haven't developed, in many cases, critical thinking skills to be able to sift out extreme views or extremist perspectives on either religion or political situations.
André Gagné, young Quebecers drawn into extremism.
We’re certainly not aiming for the illicit drugs market, that’s for sure. We realised that we’re entering into a brave new territory here. Me and my collaborators felt that various regulatory bodies should be consulted and talked to and we should build a consensus of how to take this forward.
Vincent Martin, engineering yeast to produce opiate drugs.