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Featured community initiatives at Concordia

In all spheres – artistic, political, commercial and scientific – Concordians partner with community members to address social issues and shape our changing world.

The SOMEONE (SOcial Media EducatiON Every day) initiative is created to sensitize youth, educators, and the broader public – both within and outside of Canada – to patterns of online hate with the goal of building resilience against hate speech and radicalization.
The Operation Research Challenge
TORCH is the annual operations research challenge organized by a multi-disciplinary team of Montreal students.
Seeds of Hope
Under the direction of Yehudit Silverman in collaboration with the Education and Community Programs Department of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, this exhibition presents the work of many individuals who have been directly affected by suicide.
The Nipivut radio show broadcasted at CKUT 90.3 FM is a component of prof. Mark Watson's SSHRC Insight grant 'Out of place in nunalijjuaq: effecting social change with Montreal Inuit through participatory action research'
The HIV/AIDS project
Concordia's HIV/AIDS project includes a Community Lecture Series. Concordia Community HIV/AIDS Courses are also available as well as Community Internships.
Concordia’s Centraide Campaign
Concordia joins city-wide efforts to raise funds for Centraide.

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