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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: ctr@alcor.concordia.ca

April 27 - May 11


Alumni


Sports Hall of Fame

Induction Banquet

Come celebrate the athletes, builders and teams that have made Concordia proud. Thursday, April 27, La Brasserie Molson O'Keefe. $75. Business attire. Info: Alumni Affairs, 848-3818.

So you want to be the president?

Acquire valuable skills and tools necesary to make your start-up business a success. Mondays, May 1, 8, 15, 7 - 9 p.m. H-767, 1455 de Maisonneuve W. $99, including educational materials. Call 848-3818.

Loyola Club dinner

Featuring Father Emmett Johns, L BA 74, the founder of Le Bon Dieu dans la rue. Tuesday, May 2. Cocktails, 6 p.m. Dinner, 7 p.m. Mount Royal Club, 1175 Sherbrooke St. W. $75. Business attire. Info: Alumni Affairs, 848-3818.


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.


Art


Until April 30

The Ot-her, work by Karen Hibbard. Vernissage: Thursday, April 20, 5 p.m. Bourget Gallery, 1230 de la Montagne. Free. Info: 848-4607.

Until May 20

Vital Signs. Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery, 1400 de Maisonneuve W. Free. Info: 848-4750.


CPR classes


Environmental Health and Safety

For information and prices on the following courses, call Donna Fasciano at 848-4355.

Thursday, April 27:

Heartsaver (English)

Saturday, May 6:

Baby Heartsaver

Sunday, May 7:

Basic Life Support

Tuesday, May 9:

Heartsaver (English)


Campus Ministry


Mother Hubbard's Cupboard

Nutritious, vegetarian meals. Just $1 or two! Mondays 5 - 7 p.m., 2090 Mackay (Z-105/6). Info: 848-3588 or 848-2859.


Community Events


Art meets meditation

In this four-part workshop, we will create highly personalized mandalas of light. No artistic experience required. Saturday, 1 - 4 p.m. at Time to Heal, Monkland and Girouard. Call for time of next session at 695-7950.

Volunteers needed

The Jewish Information Referral Service line is desperately seeking computer literate volunteers. For more information, call 345-2645, ext. 3372.


Concert Hall


Oscar Peterson Concert Hall, 7141 Sherbroooke St. W. 848-4848.

Thursday, April 27, 8 p.m.:

Lakeshore Concert Band, a gala concert featuring George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue with pianist Tom Davidson. $10 general / $5 students & seniors.

Sunday, April 30, 2 p.m.:

James Maybank, piano diploma recital. Student of Lauretta Altman. Free admission.

Monday, May 1, 8 p.m.:

Student composers from the classes of Alan Crossman and Rosemary Mountain. Free admission.

Tuesday, May 2, 8 p.m.:

Daniella Berstein and the Morency String Quartet, works of Brahms, Beethoven and Scarlatti. Free admission.

Wednesday, May 3 - Friday, May 5, 8 p.m.:

Electroacoustic Showcase, year-end works by Concordia Music and Communication Studies classes.

Wednesday, May 3, 8 p.m.:

Communication Studies: Sound classes, directed by Andra McCartney.

Thursday, May 4 and Friday, May 5, 8 p.m.:

Music Department: electroacoustic classes of Kevin Austin, Ian Chuprun, Mark Corwin, and Rosemary Mountain. Free admission.

Saturday, May 6, 8 p.m.:

Wu Ji, violin, classical music diploma recital. Student of Ella Turovsky. Free admission.


Employee Assistance Program (EAP)


The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a voluntary, confidential counselling and information service for full-time, permanent university employees and their families. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call 1-800-387-4765 (English) or 1-800-361-5676 (French).


Lectures


Thursday, April 27

Yuri Gurevich, head of the Foundations of Software Engineering group at Microsoft Research, from 10 a.m. to noon at the DeSève Cinema, 1400 de Maisonneuve W. Please RSVP with Josie at 848-3109 or josie@encs.concordia.ca

Friday, May 5

Brenda Fewster, Concordia MA candidate in History, on "Seeing Red: The United States, the Khmer Rouge and International Relations from 1978 to 1982." Noon, LB-608.


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.


Meetings


Information meeting

Dance movement therapy in Quebec information meeting. Wednesday, May 3, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., Visual Arts Building, 1395 Ren-Lvesque W., Room 200. Info: 284-7440, (450) 672-8701.

Model UN Club

Conocrdia's Model United Nations Club is wrapping up after a successful year. However, new members are always welcome. Meetings take place every Friday at 1 p.m., in H-435. Info: www.kermuni. net/commun, or call 489-9747.


Notices


Information session

The Graduate Diploma in Administration and the Graduate Diploma in Sport Administration will hold an information session from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Faculty of Commerce and Administration, 1550 de Maisonneuve West, Room GM-403-2, on Thursday, May 11. Info: 848-2766, or diadsa@vax2.concordia.ca

Call for papers

ISEA 2000, the 10th International Symposium on Electronic Art, will be held in Paris between December 7-10. Deadline for paper submissions is April 30. Info: www.art3000.com, or isea 2000@art3000.com

Concordia Student Safety Patrol

Need to use the Safety Patrol's drop-by or accompaniment services? Call 848-7533 to reach a dispatcher between 6 p.m. and midnight, Monday to Friday, both campuses. Also, we can never have enough volunteers. If you have three hours to spare a week, call 848-8600 (SGW) or 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 Support Drop-in Centre


We are a group of undergraduate students, just like you. We get lost, confused and worried like everyone else. Our drop-in centre is a quiet, friendly place where you can relax, chat or ask a simple question about anything. If we don't know the answer, we'll get you to someone who does. We also have a lending library. Monday Thursday, 12 5 p.m., Z-02, 2090 Mackay, 848-2859.


Special Events


Conference on the senses

An international conference on the senses in art and culture, titled Uncommon Senses, will take place April 27-29 at Concordia. Info: alcor.concordia.ca/ ~senses

Graduate conference

Disputed Boundaries: Interdisciplinary Studies in Religion and Culture, the fifth annual conference of the Graduate Students of the Department of Religion. May 1, 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., registration is free. At Java U, mezzanine of the Hall Building. Info: Nathalie Pilon, 848-2077, or pilon_nathalie@hotmail.com

Cin-Gael Montreal

Ciné Gael Montreal presents the movie, A Love Divided, on Thursday, April 27 at 7 p.m. at the De Sve Cinema. Admission: $5. Free admission to anyone wearing a Ciné Gael T-shirt. Info: 848-2373.

Meet & Greet reception

Join the Graduate Diploma in Administration/Sport Administration in celebrating their 25th anniversary. Wednesday, May 10, 6:30 p.m., Faculty Club, H-763. Please RSVP by May 5, 848-2766, diadsa@vax2.concordia.ca

Benefit concert

The Graduate History Student Association presents a benefit concert for the Keith Lowther Memorial Fellowship, featuring Edwin and the Bedouins and special guest performers at Avanti, 5712 Sherbrooke St. W. on Thursday, April 27 at 8:30 p.m. $10. Info: Stephen Lamb at 487-8636 or slamb@vax2.concordia.ca , or Melanie Fishbane, 937-8590.


Unclassified


Home cooking

To help you with your busy weekdays, I prepare, in one visit to your kitchen, five dinners for freezing. Certificate in food safety. References. Call 343-0216.

Bicycle repairs

Professional bicycle repairs, special rates for Concordia students, staff and faculty. Located at 4623 Wilson at the corner of Somerled. Call 487-VELO or 487-8356.

For sale

Men's mountain bike, CCM Pursuit, 26", 18 speed, $60. Women's mountain bike, 24", 18 speed, $75. Both in good condition. Also bike rack, holds 3 bikes, $30. Contact 482-9295, or rcai@mercato.concordia.ca

Computer for sale

PowerMac 7200/120, MHZ/1.5 GB/64 MB (RAM) computer with Apple Color Display 15" monitor, Color Stylewriter 2500 printer, and 28.8 K U.S. Robotics modem. All in excellent condition. $1,500. Call Elana at 487-6512.

Powerbooks for sale

Two Powerbook G3s: One has a 14.1" screen, 300 MHz, 64 M RAM, 8 GIG hard drive, 56.6 modem; the other has a 13.3" screen, 250 MHz, 32 M RAM, 4 Gig hard drive, 56.6 modem. Call Louis, 486-3685.

Sabbatical home

From September 1 to August 1, 2001. Spacious 3-storey townhouse, 4 bedrooms, 2 studies, 2 1/2 bathrooms. Fully furnished, backyard, deck, parking for 2 cars. Westmount, close to metro, shopping, park. Klaus or Nina, 933-3835, cykm@musica.mcgill.ca

House for rent

In Montreal West (near Loyola Campus). Available July 1 for one year only. Large three-story house. 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 powder rooms, working fireplace, finished basement. Fully furnished and equipped. $1,800/mo (plus utilities). No smokers. Call 488-3270 or e-mail caplin@music.mcgill.ca

Seeking accommodations

I am doing an internship in Montreal in the summer and am looking to sublet a one-room bedroom, clean, furnished flat from May 2 to September 1. $350-500. Call Monica at 1-780-437-6103, or Monica121@hotmail.com

Nanny wanted in France

Looking for a bilingual (French and English) university student to look after our home and two boys (5 & 7 yrs.) in June, July and August. Must have experience caring for children and maintaining a household. Will get return airfare to France, room and board and a monthly salary. E-mail rsum to simmer77@telusplanet.net

Environmental business

Established environmental business, 10 years, protected territory. Serious inquiries, 485-4570.

Services offerts

Baccalauréat littéraire - Diplôme secrétariat de direction - France. Traitement de textes - corrections d'épreuves - Révisions linguistiques. Tl. 762-6109, fred.djou@sympatico.ca

Services offered

Translation and proofreading services for university thesis, papers, résumés; including courses: Word, Windows 95/98, Call Susan at 937-6409.

Proofreading services

Editing of term papers and dissertations by PhD graduate and writing instructor. Reasonable rates. Call 274-1336.

Free assessment

Wondering if your attention and concentration skills are good? If you are between 18 and 45 years old, here is your chance to get a free neuropsychological assessment by a PhD clinical psych student. Confidential feedback + $5 compensation for two sessions. Call France 848-2213 or 768-8109.

Partcipate in study

The Concordia University Sexuality and Reproductive Health Lab, in the Psychology Department, invites 18-70 year olds to participate in a study on intimacy, personality and sexuality. Involves questionnaire completion. Strictly confidential. Info: Jennifer Volsky Rushton, 848-7567, rushky@sprint.ca


Workshops


Mac Lab courses

Info: 848-4628 or http://fofa.concordia. ca/fofa/maclab/menu.html

* Intro to Photoshop (16 hours), $125. Will teach you the fundamental tools and techniques of 2D digital manipulation. May 1, 3 & 8, 10 (Mondays and Wednesdays for 2 weeks), 6-10 p.m.

* Intro to QuarkXPress (16 hours), $125. Using the most complete and comprehensive layout program, QuarkXPress 4.1, you will acquire the knowledge to combine text and images in a single or multiple-page document. May 2, 4 & 9, 11 (Tuesdays and Thursdays for 2 weeks), 6-10 p.m.

* Intro to Web Site Design (25 hours), $225. Using Photoshop to optimize images, Gif Builder to create animations, and Dreamweaver as web authoring tool, we will cover the basics of how to create a web site. May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2 (Fridays, for 5 weeks), 5-10 p.m.

Archives information session

Learn the ins and outs of Concordia's Archives Department: when and how to deposit and retrieve information, what type of documents to leave in Archives. Thursday, May 18. Free. Register by May 4 at 848-3668 or with cswann@alcor.cocnordia.ca

 


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