Alumnus’s social justice play comes to Concordia

Alumnus’s social justice play comes to Concordia

Sudhir Selvaraj wrote play about Bhopal’s gas disaster     Spreading awareness of social justice issues, alumnus Sudhir Selvaraj will present his play on Bhopal’s gas disaster in the beginning […]

 

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    Before Greatness

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    Fargo sex trade out of public eye

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    Students prepare to meet Global Education deadline

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  • PACODES was founded by Concordia faculty and graduates. Above is a photo of the new library. Submitted.

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  • Concordia students utilized promotional photos like this one on the crowd funding website they created to raise funds for the Indian organization SABALA. The organization aims to empower women by giving them the opportunity to sell their wares online. Submitted photo.

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  • Environmental photographer James Balog took photos of melting glaciers to make the concept of global climate change more accessible to non-experts. Concordia students and faculty discussed climate change after the viewing. Movie still courtesy of Google Images.

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  • Student research picks up

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