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Does academia have a place on Wikipedia?

Does academia have a place on Wikipedia?

April 29, 2015

From activist ageing to feminist edit-a-thons, four new Concordia initiatives highlight the website’s importance as a learning tool.

Three-minute bursts of groundbreaking research

Three-minute bursts of groundbreaking research

April 28, 2015

On May 7, Concordia plays host to the Eastern Regional 3MT Thesis Competition.

Concordia reinforces its global reputation

Concordia reinforces its global reputation

April 29, 2015

QS and Times Higher Education rankings praise the university's strong programs and international outlook.

Canadian politics come to Concordia

Canadian politics come to Concordia

April 29, 2015

MAY 4-JUNE 29: See Mary Dawson, Don Boudria, Jean-Pierre Kingsley and 34 other influential speakers at the Workshops on Social Science Research.

Ted Stathopoulos: ‘Teaching and research are my two pillars’

Ted Stathopoulos: ‘Teaching and research are my two pillars’

April 28, 2015

This week, Concordia’s world-class expert in building aerodynamics has landed an honorary doctorate from Eindhoven University of Technology.

Can we reset our body’s clock?

Can we reset our body’s clock?

April 27, 2015

Researchers from McGill and Concordia discover a mechanism behind circadian rhythms.



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Nous devons être conscients du rôle des femmes au sein de l'EI pour au moins deux raisons. Premièrement pour se rendre compte du danger qu'elles peuvent poser bien que leurs rôles soient moins visibles que ceux des hommes. Deuxièmement pour comprendre pourquoi les femmes adhèrent aux fantasmes vendus par le groupe extrémiste, ce qui nous permettrait peut-être d'améliorer nos stratégies de prévention.
Nothing can ever be done to reverse the terrible events that nearly destroyed the Armenians. But silence is never an option for those fighting for justice. The Turkish government should realize it will continue to be ostracized in the present for minimizing the atrocities carried out in the past.
I love writing the way some people love playing football, cooking or making music. I’ve always written. I’ll always write. I write because when I don’t I feel like my head’ll explode and the tiny, untamed thoughts therein will go running through the streets screaming, stamping and biting misogynists.

Emer O’Toole: thinker, writer, Galwegian.

Poland has boasted a particularly spectacular Jewish heritage renaissance, largely at the hands of non-Jewish Poles (…) Our concerns about Polish non-Jews doing Jewish stuff may, at times, draw our attention away from the important questions about renewal, creativity… and, most importantly, new ways of imagining cultural interconnectedness.


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