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October 2021

$2-million gift for experiential learning at Concordia

Doggone Foundation supports fine-arts internships

‘Sparking fresh opportunities for young talent’

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

$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

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

Students explain how program run by the university’s Experiential Learning Office provided invaluable internships

‘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

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

How the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema helped harness the artist in Félix Dufour-Laperrière, BFA 07

The animated-film director explored the ‘dialogue between film and visual arts at Concordia

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

‘FundOne has a tremendous impact’

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

Fun at Homecoming 2021!

Concordia alumni enjoyed a coffee house, panel discussions, Queer Homecoming and a Black alumni reunion

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
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Internship provider Stefania Skoryna, along with Aprajita Saxena, BFA 19, GrDip 20, and MA Music Therapy candidate, and undergraduate student Christine White, explain how support from the Doggone Foundation has contributed to their success and respective practices.

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