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Limitless learning opportunities at the Cummings Centre

Back to school? That can mean you, too.

Mini-course on Israel-Palestinian conflict
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Mini-course on Israel-Palestinian conflict

All efforts to negotiate a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians have failed, and among the main obstacles are conflicting readings of history. Historian Neil Caplan, who taught at Vanier College for 35 years, has examined these issues and written about them in his 2009 book, The Israel-Palestine Conflict: Contested Histories. He […]

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Whats happening in Montreal in September 2017

Hey! There’s lots to do in our amazing city! Here’s a few things to keep you busy.

Côte-des-Neiges Day Centre offers subsidized spaces
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Côte-des-Neiges Day Centre offers subsidized spaces

With the help of l’Appui Montréal, Centre Évasion can now help low-income families get the quality care they need.

Philip Roth unleashes his fury on Trump
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Philip Roth unleashes his fury on Trump

Novelist Philip Roth was asked by the New Yorker whether Trump in any way mirrors U.S. aviator Charles Lindbergh in Roth’s dystopian novel, The Plot Against America.

Four cultures of youth connect, break down stereotypes
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Four cultures of youth connect, break down stereotypes

Kahnawake was set host to a celebration, one of sharing and learning.

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N.D.G. volunteer fair happens Aug. 26

The NDG/MTL-O Volunteer Recruitment Committee will hold a volunteer fair on Saturday, Aug. 26

Hockey surprise for CSL breakfast clubbers
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Hockey surprise for CSL breakfast clubbers

June 9 was a banner day for the nine members of the Côte St. Luc Senior Men’s Club breakfast clubbers.

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McGill Chamber set to fuse with Beatles

The McGill Chamber Orchestra directed by Boris Brott wrapped up its 77th season with a performance of Carl Orff’s beloved Carmina Burana.

Volunteers are needed to help with senior care
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Volunteers are needed to help with senior care

The CIUSSS West-Central Montreal Health is looking for volunteers for its long-term senior care facilities to help with recreational activities, friendly visiting, medical escorts, and meal assistance. Volunteers are also needed to assist at the CLSC de Benny Farm reception area. Volunteers should have interpersonal skills, speak English and French, […]