December 11, 2012, President and Vice-Chancellor Alan Shepard, and Vice-President of Research and Graduate Studies Graham Carr on Parliament Hill. Click here for more information.
July 25, 2012, The Government of Quebec announces $6.5 M for improvements to the Ed Meagher arena. Click here for more information.
July 27, 2012, The Honourable Kevin Rudd visits Concordia. Click here for more information.
July 11, 2012, Concordia hosts government relations conference. Click here for more information.
April 26, 2012, Concordia presents before the House of Commons Committee on Official Languages. Click here for more information.
February 10, 2012, Montreal executive committee member visits Concordia. Click here for more information.
November 1, 2011, President and Vice-Chancellor Frederick Lowy, Dean of Graduate Studies Graham Carr, and Associate Vice-President, External Relations, Russell Copeman were in Ottawa for a series of meetings. Click here for more information.
Oct. 26, 2011, The Hon. Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), visits Concordia's newest research facilities. Click here for more information.
Sept. 8, 2011, Isabelle Morin, M.P. for Notre-Dame-de-Grâce-Lachine visited the Loyola campus. Click here for more information.
June 1, 2011, Concordia President Frederick Lowy meets with Quebec government senior officials. Click here for more information.
March 16, 2011, The Hon. Rob Moore announces funding for Concordia’s co-op program. Click here for more information.
January 31, 2011, The Hon. Christian Paradis, Minister of Natural Resources visited Concordia. Click here for more information.
January 14, 2011, Quebec’s Minister of Culture, Communications and the Status of Women, Christine St. Pierre toured the Grey Nuns Motherhouse with representatives of Concordia. Click here for more information.
Concordia is a major contributor to the economic, cultural and social development of Montreal and Quebec. A study shows that the university is a wealth generator, creating jobs and adding to Quebec’s productivity, competitiveness, capacity for innovation and pool of human capital.
The External Relations section has been expanded to provide the University Community with information about and links to the three levels of government and their services and to other external stakeholders.
The Associate Vice-President page provides a biography of Associate Vice-President, External Relations, Russell Copeman.
What do we do? gives an overview of the mandate of the External Relations Office.
The About Our Governments section provides you with information regarding the Government of Canada, the Government of Québec and the City of Montréal.
Advocacy Partners contains information about the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (the AUCC) and the Conference of Rectors and Principals of Québec Universities (the CREPUQ).
About Québec Universities provides some statistical information about the Québec university system.
Associate Vice-President, External Relations
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Coordinator, Government Relations