“Across Canada, only around 20 per cent of students in computer science and engineering programs are women and we would like to see that number grow significantly. To do that, we need role models like Gina Cody.
“She is an exemplar of success and her gift will allow us to create new opportunities for women to come and study at Concordia. She is giving for the next generation, for students who aren’t here yet. These students will benefit enormously and Concordia and society will also benefit.”