Convocation Awards 2002
Governor-Generals Silver Medal, for the highest-ranking undergraduate: Neil Neville
Birks Medal, for Bachelor of Arts: Deatra Elizabeth Cora Walsh
Anne Stokes Medal, for Bachelor of Education: Maria Pan
Mappin Medal, for Bachelor of Science: Carl Slater
Administration Medal: Mikhail Lapidous
Charles E. Frosst Medal, for Bachelor of Commerce: Peng Du
Chait Medal, for Bachelor of Engineering: Neil Neville
Computer Science Medal: Gerard Nantel
Alfred Pinsky Medal, for Bachelor of Fine Arts: Daniel Vittorio Romano
Concordia Medal: Patrice Blais
Malone Medal: Irene Melanie Anestis
OBrien Medal: Maya Haasz
Concordia University Spring Convocation 2002
Faculty of Fine Arts Tuesday, June 11, 3 p.m.
Honorary doctorate recipient: Cuban filmmaker Julio Garcia Espinosa
John Molson School of Business Tuesday, June 11, 7 p.m.
Honorary doctorate recipients:
Scientist and businesswoman Julia Levy, businessman John Dobson
Faculty of Arts & Science Wednesday, June 12, 9:30 a.m.*
Honorary doctorate recipient: Algerian novelist and filmmaker Assia Djebar
Faculty of Arts & Science Wednesday, June 12, 2:30 p.m.**
Honorary doctorate recipient: Irish poet Seamus Heaney
Faculty of Engineering & Computer Science Wednesday, June 12, 7 p.m.
Honorary doctorate recipient: Chemist and physicist Ahmed Zewail
*Arts and Science, morning ceremony: Classics, Modern Languages & Linguistics, Études françaises, Exercise Science, Geology, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Mathematics & Statistics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Science & Human Affairs, Sociology & Anthropology, Theological Studies, Western Society & Culture, Womens Studies
**Arts and Science, afternoon ceremony: Applied Human Sciences, Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Communication Studies, Economics, Education & Teaching English as a Second Language, English, Geography, Humanities, Journalism, Library Studies, Special Individual Program, Urban Studies
Convocation ceremonies will take place at the Molson Centre.
The Clash of Civilizations
A lecture by Dr. Ahmed Zewail
(California Institute of Technology),
1999 Nobel Prize Laureate in Chemistry
Tuesday, June 11, 8 p.m.
DeSève Cinema, J.W. McConnell Building
Convocation Celebration of Many Faiths
Concordia Multi-faith Chaplaincy (Campus Ministry) invites graduates, faculty, their families and friends to our Convocation Celebration of Many Faith. The evening will include participation by members of many different faith traditions.
Monday, June 10th, 7:30 PM
In the atrium of the Samual Bronfman (SB) Building, 1590 Dr. Penfield, corner of Côte des Neiges.
For information call: 848-3588
Staff Appeal weekly draw
Madalena Vidal (Human Resources/Employee Relations) wins a $50 gift certificate from Tristan & America, and so does Susanne Dragffy (Bookstores). The grand prize drawing will be made soon. All staff donors who are presently giving or have filled out a pledge card are automatically eligible. So far, there have been 140 new staff pledges since April. Bravo!