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Apr 25, 2016, 12:00 ET Concordia grad says thanks: Student by day, cabbie by night becomes successful businessman who donates $1 million

Hardeep Grewal establishes major MBA endowment at his alma mater MONTREAL, April 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - It's an incredible story of success...


Jan 12, 2015, 12:00 ET CQG donates $1.6 million of software to Concordia's John Molson School of Business

Gift will support Department of Finance students studying derivative markets  MONTREAL, Jan. 12, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - A major gift from...


Jan 08, 2013, 17:49 ET Concordia U. Brings Salman Khan To Portland Feb. 5

Concordia University brings Salman Khan to Portland on Feb. 5 to share his global perspective on education innovation.  "We couldn't be more...


Sep 21, 2012, 15:00 ET Educational Gaming Innovator McGonigal Earns Standing Ovation In Portland

A CROWD OF MORE THAN 500 ATTEND MCGONIGAL'S LECTURE AT CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY  International gaming expert Dr. Jane McGonigal received...


May 14, 2012, 17:46 ET Concordia University Releases $110,000 in New Scholarships for Educators to Earn an M.Ed. Online

At Concordia University, Teacher Appreciation Week is not over, it continues every single day.  Beginning today, Concordia University is proud...


Nov 29, 2011, 11:00 ET Concordia University Announces Leadership in Education Awards Feb. 9, 2012

Former Oregon Governor Vic Atiyeh Honored, Geoffrey Canada to Keynote Concordia University announces the inaugural Governor Vic Atiyeh...


Oct 24, 2011, 07:00 ET Un casino alemán devuelve una pintura a las universidades herederas del Stern Estate

- Un casino alemán devuelve una pintura saqueada por los nazis a las universidades herederas del Stern Estate El museo de Ámsterdam...


Oct 24, 2011, 07:00 ET Deutsches Kasino gibt von den Nazis geraubtes Gemälde aus dem Besitz von Max Stern an die Erben zurück

Das Amsterdam Museum würdigt den Porträt-Maler des Goldenen Zeitalters der Niederlande Die Concordia-Universität in Montreal,...


Jul 20, 2011, 18:30 ET Concordia University Shakespeare Centre Recognizes Hollywood Filmmaker Roland Emmerich with Arts Award

Shakespeare Authorship Conference to be held Sept. 6-9 in Portland Prominent Hollywood director and producer Roland Emmerich will headline...


Jan 03, 2011, 18:00 ET $1 Million Gift Supports Concordia University Expansion

George R. White Invests in Concordia and its Future Law School in Boise Concordia University in Portland, Ore., received another million dollar...


Sep 09, 2010, 19:43 ET Concordia U. Social Work Program Receives National Accreditation

More than 100 people gathered at Concordia University Thurs., Sept. 9, 2010, to celebrate the national accreditation of the University's social...


Feb 10, 2010, 16:00 ET Wholistic Peace Institute to Open at Concordia University

Visit and cooperative agreement with China-North Korean Universities marks opening day The Wholistic Peace Institute and its Nobel Peace Laureate...


Jan 25, 2010, 21:08 ET Shakespeare Centre at Concordia University to be Named in Honor of Scholar and Donors

Concordia University has received a $300,000 gift pledge from Mr. & Mrs. Richard Paul Roe of Pasadena, Calif.  The capital gift will...


Mar 23, 2006, 00:00 ET Concordia puts 15 international art auction houses on alert - Concordia announces key findings in the search for Max Stern's Art holdings lost during the Nazi regime

MONTREAL, March 23 /PRNewswire/ - On Friday, March 24, at 2 p.m., Dr. Clarence Epstein of Concordia University will announce the first important...


Sep 06, 2005, 01:00 ET Concordia University to Assist Students Affected by Hurricane Katrina

MONTREAL, Sept. 6 /PRNewswire/ - In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina, Concordia University will assist students from the...