Concordia's Thursday Report

Vol. 28, No.14

April 22, 2004

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Yong Zeng Photo by Vincenzo D’Alto

Yong Zeng develops the new science of design

When Yong Zeng began work at the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering (CIISE) as an associate professor last August, he didn’t waste any time.

Two days later, he started putting together a proposal for a Canada Research Chair in Design Science. Earlier this month, it became one of seven new Canada Research Chairs awarded to Concordia. More


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Hélène Vallée on the eighth floor.
Photo by Andrew Dobrowolskyj

Hall Building gets social space and sunlight

The transformation of the Henry F. Hall Building is well under way. Just looking at the eighth floor with project manager Hélène Vallée shows what can be done to a much-used teaching facility that is 40 years old.

Natural light is the first thing that strikes the visitor, and added corridor space comes a close second. More