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Events, notices and classified ads must reach the Public Relations Department (BC-115) in writing no later

than Thursday, 5 p.m. the week prior to the Thursday publication.

For more information, please contact Eugenia Xenos at 848-4279, by fax: 848-2814 or by e-mail:

June • September



Applied Psychology Centre

The Applied Psychology Centre in the Department of Psychology offers confidential psychotherapy and assessment for adults, couples, families, children and teenagers. By appointment only. Call 848-7550.


Until June 26

Random: the Undergraduate Student Exhibition, Faculty of Fine Arts. Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery, 1400 de Maisonneuve W. Free admission. Info: 848-4750.

CPR courses

For more information and prices on the following courses, please contact Donna Fasciano, Training Coordinator, Environmental Health and Safety, 848-4355, or

June 13 – Heartsaver Plus

June 15 – Heartsaver

June 19 – Basic Life Support

June 20 – Baby Heartsaver

June 26 – Heartsaver

July 3 – Basic Life Support

July 4 – Basic Life Support recertification

July 10 – Heartsaver Plus

July 11 – Baby Heartsaver

July 14 – Heartsaver

July 29 – Heartsaver

August 19 – Heartsaver Plus

August 21 – Basic Life Support

August 22 – Baby Heartsaver

August 24 – Heartsaver (French)

August 28 – Heartsaver

August 29 – Heartsaver Plus

September 5 – Basic Life Support

Centre for Teaching and Learning Services

The Centre for Teaching and Learning Services has produced a video, Teaching Large Classes at Concordia: Voices of Experience, which features Concordia faculty teaching large classes and addresses issues such as classroom management, grading, cheating and making use of resources. If you would like to borrow the video, please call 848-2495 or e-mail

Community Events

Parent Finders Montréal

We are a non-profit, volunteer-run search and support group for adoptees, birth parents, and adoptive parents. Our monthly meetings are open to the public. We meet next on June 17, 7:30 to 9 p.m., at Concordia’s Campus Ministry, Loyola (2496 West Broadway, NDG). Info: Pat Danielson, 683-0204, or

Concert Hall

7141 Sherbrooke W. Tickets: 848-7928.

Until June 23, 8 p.m.: Freedom, the musical tribute to Moses and Martin Luther King, Jr. $20 students and seniors, $25 adults. Call 487-2336.

June 11, 8 p.m.: Scott Hill, guitar. Works by Bach, Dyens, Torroba, Margola, Barrios. Diploma in Advanced Music Performance recital. Free.

June 20, 8 p.m.: Tamara Gverdtsiteli, in the Montreal debut of the Russian Edith Piaf. $30-50. Info: 848-7928 or 487-0867.

June 21, 3 p.m.: André Simard, violin. Works by Bach, Stamitz, Brahms, Bartok. Free.

June 21, 8 p.m.: Madeline Messier, violin, Diploma in Advanced Music Performance recital. Free.

Legal Information

Concordia’s Legal Information Services offers free and confidential legal information and assistance to the Concordia community. By appointment only. Call 848-4960.


Loyola Alumni Association

The Loyola Alumni Association has invited Rector Frederick Lowy to provide an update on plans for the development of and programs for the Loyola Campus. Thursday, June 17, 5:30 p.m., Hingston Hall, HC-100. All are welcome to attend.


Book Fair

If you have books to donate to Concordia’s October Book Fair, please drop them off at the Chaplaincy on the Loyola Campus, 2070 Mackay, Room 303, or if there are many, take them to the loading dock (marked Book Fair). There is even a West Island drop-off location if necessary. Donations accepted all year long. Info: Barbara Barclay, 848-2449.

IITS Helpline

Interested in working as a Helpline representative, providing direct consultation on basic to intermediate level computing questions from Concordia faculty, staff and students? Contact Geoff Selig at 848-7666 or e-mail an electronic version of your CV (text, Microsoft Word, or WordPerfect format) to

Hosts wanted

Canadian Crossroads International is an organization involved in development awareness through cultural exchanges. CCI is looking for host families in the Montreal area for our visiting participants from Africa, Latin America and the West Indies. Their 11-week stay starts August 20 and we need short (first- and last-week) and full-length placements. If you feel you could provide a welcoming Canadian home, call Jessica at 848-3465 or e-mail

Contemporary Dance auditions

Try-outs for the dynamic three-year BFA in dance, which concentrates on developing each student’s technical and creative potential for choreography, will take place August 14. Info: 848-4740, or

Student Safety Patrol

Our drop-by and accompaniment services are offered to all of Concordia’s students, faculty and staff. Call 848-7533 to reach a dispatcher, Monday to Friday, 6 p.m. to midnight. Or be a volunteer; call 848-8600 (SGW), 848-8700 (Loyola).

Office of Rights and Responsibilities

The Office of Rights and Responsibilities is available to all members of the University community for confidential consultations regarding any type of unacceptable behaviour, including discrimination and personal/sexual harassment, threatening and violent conduct, theft, destruction of property. Call 848-4857, or drop by 2150 Bishop, room 110.

Ombuds Office

The Ombuds Office is available to all members of the University for information, confidential advice and assistance with university-related problems. Call 848-4964, or drop by 2100 Mackay, room 100.

Peer Helper Centre

Peer Helpers are students who are trained in active listening skills and referrals. Drop by to talk or get information at 2090 Mackay, MI-02, or call us at 848-2859.


To sublet

Large one-bedroom apt. (900 sq. ft.) to sublet from September until the following June. Furnished and fully equipped. Located downtown, close to Concordia and to McGill. $650/month. Call 937-6493.

Sabbatical rental

From August 1999 to June 2000, fully furnished 2+1 condominium/town house with indoor parking in downtown Montreal, seven minutes walking from Concordia. $1000/month plus utilities. Call 848-3192 or e-mail

To sublet

Furnished upper duplex for rent. Sunny, spacious, quiet, located in Monkland Village. Two bedrooms, living room, den, dining room, eat-in kitchen and bathroom. Balcony, garage. Available August. $975 plus services. Call 489-9261 or e-mail

Upper duplex for rent

Completely renovated 6 1/2. Two balconies, fireplace, hardwood floors, laundry/storage; all appliances provided. Outside parking. Residential, close to schools, shops, buses (Terrebonne/Royale). $1,000 unheated. Available end of July, beginning of August. Call (450) 242-2807.

Roommate wanted

Looking for a non-smoking roommate to share a big, beautiful, bright 7 1/2 on 2 floors close to Guy metro. $350 plus expenses/mth. Call 933-0546.

Furnished house for rent

Detached 5-bedroom cottage in Montreal West, 2 1/2 bathrooms, finished basement, parking, garden, walking distance to commuter train and all amenities. Available after July 1 for two years. $2,200 /mth, furnished. Call 848-7338, or 487-5689.

For rent

Large 6 1/2 with basement, from August 1 — July 2000. Furnished, heat and light. Piano, dishwasher, P.C., laundry, 5856 Esplanade. Close to groceries, restaurants, 80 bus. $1,200/mth. Call 271-2601.

House for rent

Rustic detached small house with large backyard and fantastic view of Lachine Rapids (LaSalle). Garage, laundry. Frequent bus at top of street to green métro line. Near bike path. Ideal for couple or single professional. Available July 1. Leave message at 368-7099.

To let in NDG

From July 1999. Fully furnished, English-style cottage. Oak woodwork, antique furniture, renovated kitchen, laundry, parking. Vendôme Métro. $2,250/mth (neg.). Call 489-5913 or 987-3000, ext. 6714.

For rent

NDG, spacious upper duplex, six rooms, equipped. Back yard and garden privileges. Faculty or senior students preferred. $600 plus utilities. Call 934-1298.

Healing through touch

Reiki master teaches all levels and does private consultation. Call Monique at 933-4590.

Tutoring help

Do you need tutoring in your courses? A Concordia alumnus, MA Economics, can prepare you for exams, research, and writing assignments. Geepu at 843-6622,

English angst?

Writing assistance/corrections for university papers. Also typing services. Call Lawrence, 279-4710, or e-mail

Spanish immersion programs

Designed to meet your needs. Carefully selected schools in Latin America and Spain. Programs all year. Info: Joan MacLean-Dagenais, North-South Connexions, 236-3400.

U.S. work permits

We can help Canadian citizens increase their chances of receiving U.S. work permits. Also, U.S. immigration and related business matters. B. Toben Associates (U.S. lawyers), 288-3896.



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