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BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | July 07 2022

Organizers hope this annual event will raise awareness of the blossoming talent entering the Canadian film industry.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | July 05 2022

This new residence will provide 362 beds for first- and second-year students and is expected to be completed by 2024.

BY SUSAN GOLDBERG | June 30 2022

Lakehead project aims to restore one of several decades-old boats that are ‘catalysts for community building.’

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | June 24 2022

Learning a second language sparks new connections in the brain that are stored as cognitive reserve.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | May 19 2022

Concordia professor curates historical exhibition of Black Canadian works.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | May 02 2022

The 10-year-long project adds bike lanes, racks, showers to incentivize students, staff and faculty to step away from car culture.

BY ERIKA THORKELSON | April 25 2022

The program hopes to create an environment that is safe and effective for the use of psychedelics.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | April 18 2022

Authors hope to increase awareness of the impact of climate change on Indigenous peoples’ health.

BY SPARROW MCGOWAN | March 25 2022

The REES platform focuses on survivors, providing them with a range of secure options to report incidents and access support services.

BY KERRY BANKS | March 15 2022

The perfectly preserved specimen is currently housed at the Yingliang Stone Nature History Museum in China.

BY MICHAEL RANCIC | March 10 2022

Mechatronics researchers will be exploring the capabilities of Boston Dynamics’ Spot robot over the next three years.

BY HANNAH LIDDLE | March 07 2022

The hands-on brewing course was a unique opportunity for students amid the pandemic.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | February 28 2022

‘People doing computer science degrees, of any sort, need ethical training,’ says one of the designers.

BY ERIKA THORKELSON | January 18 2022

The Earthquake Engineering Research Facility is studying the dangers of seismic instability.

BY BECKY RYNOR | January 11 2022

Marine biologist Shane Gero studies how sperm whales live. Now he wants to know what they are talking about.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | January 04 2022

The SciCards highlight unique and extraordinary animals, plants and even molecules.

BY MARK CARDWELL | November 17 2021

For nearly two years, employees who handle everything from media relations to website development have been working long hours, often under intense pressure.

BY EMILY BARON CADLOFF | November 16 2021

Alleged assaults at Western prompted policy reviews across Ontario, but it’s unclear what changes will come from them.

BY SHAUNA MCGINN | November 04 2021

Although part of a new residence hall, venue will have features to ensure sound doesn’t carry.

BY MATTHEW HALLIDAY | November 03 2021

Many campuses have spent recent months conducting emergency retrofits of HVAC systems, installing new hardware and devising novel solutions for older buildings.