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May 2022

$1.5M expands creative arts therapies at Concordia's Faculty of Fine Arts

Programs for youth and adults with neurodiversity and developmental challenges to be strengthened by gifts from the Fondation Sandra et Alain Bouchard and Fondation Famille Mongeau.

Meet alumna and donor Sandra Chartrand, BA 85

Learn about her $1M gift from Fondation Sandra et Alain Bouchard that will benefit our students and our community.

Hear why leaders of Fondation Famille Mongeau gave $500,000 to Concordia

Donors support children in foster care and new Concordia Arts in Health Centre.

Montreal-based family foundations help propel key programs for the community

Lino A. Saputo, Campaign for Concordia co-chair, thanks donors for major gifts to creative arts therapies.

New memorial fund honours Jean-Marc Vallée

The famed director inspired Concordia film students and alumni weeks before his death.

$200,000 from Grace Dart Foundation for Centre for Research on Aging

Gift to Campaign for Concordia will advance two critical initiatives.

$60,000 from WarnerMedia to bolster digital media skills among Indigenous youth

New support will fund workshops that integrate Indigenous knowledge.

6 fine-arts grads are long-listed for the $100K 2022 Sobey Art Awards

The finalists for Canada’s most lucrative prize for young artists will be announced in June.

Inaugural Nadia Chaudhri Wingspan Award winners are announced

Emily Ah-Yen and Cole Dougherty are both master’s students in Concordia’s Department of Psychology.

IT specialist Sitsofe Kudjoe Dorvlo, MASc 08, is breaking the STEM barrier for Black children

Electrical engineer adapts Concordia’s community-driven approach to the fight for representation in his profession.

Women & Leadership: Going places

Meet 4 Concordians at the top of the travel and tourism industry.

WATCH: Find out how the Art Volt Collection connects new artists and collectors to the art market.


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