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AlumniGrad Finale Convocation Reception
All alumni are invited to this joyous celebration during Concordia's spring Convocation to welcome new graduates to the "alumni family." June 12, Atrium of the J.W. McConnell Building, 1400 de Maisonneuve W., 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Price: Free for spring 1998 graduates, $12 for family and friends. Includes light refreshments. RSVP: 848-3815.
Stratford Theatre Festival Alumni Weekend
For this special theatre weekend package, we've chosen one classic musical, Man of La Mancha, two great works by William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing and Julius Caesar, plus two behind-the-scenes tours. Take advantage of our superb group rates for a memorable weekend in this picturesque Victorian city. July 17-19, the Victorian Inn on the Park. Price per person, based on double occupancy: $325. Single occupancy rate: $430. RSVP at 848-3817. Transportation on your own.
Third Annual Concordia Alumni Night at the 1998 du Maurier Open
Tennis Canada is once again pleased to offer alumni a special evening of international women's tennis championships at the 1998 du Maurier Open, featuring such stars as Martina Hingis and Arantxa Sanchez Vicario. August 19, du Maurier Stadium, Jarry Park Tennis Centre. 5:30 p.m. $33 per person, plus taxes; includes reserved group seating with fellow alumni, access to a reserved corporate area, and a three-course pasta dinner. Limited space available. RSVP by Thursday, July 30 by calling Tennis Canada at 273-1515, ext. 245. Diners Club-enRoute, Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.
ArtUntil June 20
Les Mystères objectifs... selected works from the Permanent Collection (1948-1998). Leonard and Bina Ellen Art Gallery, 1400 de Maisonneuve W. Free. Info: 848-4750.
CPR/First Aid CoursesEnvironmental Health and Safety offers the following courses, which are open to everyone. For information and prices, call Training Coordinator Donna Fasciano at 848-4355.
May 28 and 29
CSST First Aid (French)
Basic Life Support recertification
June 13 and 14
CSST First Aid (English)
June 17 and 18
CSST First Aid (English)
Campus MinistryMindfulness Meditation
Relaxing, centering and concentrating. Beginners always welcome. Thursdays at noon, Belmore House, Loyola. Info: Daryl Lynn Ross at 848-3585.
Video series on the Four Noble Truths
The Dalai Lama explains the fundamentals of Buddhism in this video-viewing and discussion group meeting on the Four Noble Truths. Every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Campus Ministry, Loyola, 2496 West Broadway, until June 24. The group is open, so you are welcome to join at any point. Feel free to bring your lunch. Info: Daryl Ross, 848-3585, firstname.lastname@example.org
Community EventsYellow Door Elderly Project
Volunteers are urgently needed over the summer months to accompany seniors to and from appointments, to help with shopping, or to drop by for visits once a week. Info: Leah or Danielle at 398-6243.
Family-oriented workshops for children and their parents are held every Sunday at the Redpath Museum. Registration ($5) starts the Thursday before at 398-4086, ext. 4092. Limit: 20 places per workshop.
Ancient Order of Hibernians
The Order's annual March to the Stone will be held on Sunday, May 31, to begin at 12:30 p.m. from St. Gabriel's Parish and neighbouring Paroisse St. Charles on Centre St. in Pointe St. Charles. Info: Hal Hennessey, 697-5008.
Concert Hall7141 Sherbrooke W. Tickets and info: 848-7928.
Friday, May 29
Lakeshore Concert Band, 8 p.m.
Saturday, May 30
Ramacharitham The Story of Lord Rama, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 31
Collège Notre-Dame student concert, 7:30 p.m.
Legal InformationConcordia's Legal Information Services offers free and confidential legal information and assistance to the Concordia community. By appointment only. Call 848-4960.
Office of Rights and ResponsibilitiesThe 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 OfficeThe 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.
HIV/AIDS course assistantship