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October 2021

$1M to support internships for underserved students and Co-op placements at non-profits

Gift to Campaign for Concordia from RBC Foundation advances the university’s Beat the Odds program and Institute for Co-operative Education

‘These experiences will prepare the next generation for rewarding careers’

Non-profit sector work placements get a boost thanks to $1M gift to Campaign for Concordia

$2-million gift for experiential learning at Concordia

Doggone Foundation supports fine-arts internships

‘The Elspeth McConnell Fine Arts Award has been life-changing’

Fine-arts students bolstered by new support from the Doggone Foundation

‘Sparking fresh opportunities for young talent’

New support from the Doggone Foundation advances Faculty of Fine Arts student internships

New $1M software for students at Jonathan Wener Centre for Real Estate

Toronto’s Altus Group makes gift to Campaign for Concordia and John Molson School of Business

Mohan Munasinghe, MA 75, awarded 2021 Blue Planet Prize

World-renowned expert on climate change says his road to sustainability began at Concordia

Sarah Mazhero, BA 21, appointed to the Prime Minister’s Youth Council

The Concordia grad will strive to combat systemic racism in her new role

Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema grads win top international awards

Eric Gravel, BFA 94, and Félix Lajeunesse, BFA 03, honoured for their contributions to film and television

‘FundOne has a tremendous impact’

Learn about Concordia’s crowdsourcing platform for students, researchers, alumni and faculty

Thank you! Shuffle 32 shatters record and raises $668,000 for students

Professor Nadia Chaudhri named Shuffler of the Year after raising half-a-million dollars

CJLO Funding Drive Oct. 22-31, 2021
The Personal: get more with group insurance

‘I’m truly grateful for my experience with Beat the Odds’

WATCH: Concordia undergraduate students Sevda Bostanci and Fawaz Halloum explain how the Beat the Odds program run by the university’s Experiential Learning Office provided invaluable internships.

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