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‘He is a shining example’

‘He is a shining example’

July 3, 2015

Mel Hoppenheim named to the Order of Canada.

H20: the province of provinces

H20: the province of provinces

June 30, 2015

Concordia research shows that decentralization is the healthy choice for Canadian water regulation.

‘We can all take pride in our accomplishments’

‘We can all take pride in our accomplishments’

June 30, 2015

A message from the president.

Concordia’s new food service provider focuses on ethical dining

Concordia’s new food service provider focuses on ethical dining

June 29, 2015

Aramark is bringing a local, sustainable menu to campus this fall.

Concordia appoints a new chief financial officer

Concordia appoints a new chief financial officer

June 26, 2015

Sonia Trudel brings extensive expertise in finance and accounting.

Summer book list: 15 great reads

Summer book list: 15 great reads

June 17, 2015

Caterpillar studies? Clive Cussler? Concordia students, staff and faculty share their favourite tomes for the hammock.



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Castro and Khamenei share the same anxiety about seeking normalization of diplomatic relations with the US. Both fear the scenario that warm relations could be followed by demands for democratic reforms. However, while Castro thinks that economic openness will usher in a prosperous future for his nation’s economy, Khamenei perceives the cultural openness of westernization as "westoxification" or the contamination of the country's Islamic, conservative culture.
Troika (European Commission, European Central Bank, and the International Monetary Fund) cares for Greece the same way a shepherd cares for his sheep in Thrasymachus’s understanding of rulers in Plato’s Republic. He feeds them, offers them shelter, and protects them from wolves because he enjoys having lamb chops for dinner.
Manufacturers are making progress in creating aircraft that have reduced impact on the environment. Pratt & Whitney is pioneering low-emission engines. Bombardier Aerospace is reducing its environmental impact by reducing energy consumption, water and greenhouse gas emissions. […] A number of companies offer travellers the chance to reduce their carbon footprint by purchasing carbon offsets.

Nadia Bhuiyan, ever greener flying.

Pour emmener ton produit au marché, il faut savoir comment communiquer avec ton audience. Il pourrait y avoir deux campagnes Kickstarter pour le même produit, avec des messages différents, et le résultat serait très différent. La campagne permet donc de valider non seulement le produit, mais aussi le message.

 Xavier-Henri Hervé, sociofinancement et marketing.



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