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August 2021

Concordia's Sir George Williams Campus

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.

MBA grad’s gamble on critical messaging pays off

‘I never thought I’d have the opportunity to give back in this way,’ says J. Roy Pottle, BComm 81, MBA 85.

Revitalizing the cobbler profession

Tess Gobeil, BFA 15, sets out to repair a male-dominated industry with Awl Together Leather.

‘It’s about helping people and making a difference’

Bashar Alhammami, MEng 11, helps the world’s hungry.

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.

‘I never imagined going on an Oscars journey because I’m so young’

Carol Nguyen, BFA 20, explores family secrets in No Crying at the Dinner Table.

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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