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August 2021

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Montreal remains among the world’s top 10 student cities

Concordia’s home is number one in Canada and tied for ninth best in the world, along with Paris and Boston.

Jorge Thielen Armand, BA 12, named 2021 Guggenheim Fellow

Concordian is one of only three Canadians to receive the honour and is the youngest fellow in the 2021 class.

‘It’s about having a voice and not excusing ourselves for being ambitious’

Julie Quenneville, BA 00, effects change for women in business.

5 Concordians among nominees for prestigious literary awards

Alumni and students push the boundaries of Canadian literature with unique creative practices.

‘It dismantles many of the power structures of traditional festivals’

Samara Chadwick, BA 06, is the new executive director of the Flaherty Film Seminar.

Olympics reporting, finding the right angle and the hustle of a real newsroom

Aminah Hannan, GrDip 21, lands internship with Le Devoir.

A path with a (safe) view

Carolina Caruso, BA 81, GrDip 85, helped design one of Montreal’s most scenic bike routes while at Concordia.

Creating a new vision for health care

Mark Stolow, BA 02, is the founder and CEO of Huddol, a platform empowered by people.

Award honouring Concordia professor José Garrido raises more than $52,000

Funds will support promising actuarial mathematics students.

Get to know 4 Shuffle teams raising the bar for Concordia students

Find out which causes are being championed at the 32nd edition of the university's walkathon — and how you can help.

‘Our vision and ambition for the future’

Concordia President Graham Carr reflects on 16 months of community innovation and looks forward to continued successes in the future.

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