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“Never Again” means human rights for all, Cotler tells men’s club. Photo: Charles Eklove
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Irwin Cotler founds Raoul Wallenberg Center for Human Rights

You might think that after a distinguished career as a human-rights crusader, Irwin Cotler might settle into a comfortable retirement.

Shriner’s Appraisal Fair takes place Sept. 17, 18
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Shriner’s Appraisal Fair takes place Sept. 17, 18

Anna Markarova plays Aida in an Opéra de Montréal production. Photo: Courtesy of Opéra de Montréal
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Opéra de Montréal’s Aida should not be missed

Montreal may be a hockey town, but there is much happening culturally that deserves equal attention, the Opéra de Montréal among them.

Segal Centre revives Shtet’l Wedding
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Segal Centre revives Shtet’l Wedding

Of the 70 plays that the late Dora Wasserman directed as part of her Yiddish Drama Group, A Shtet’l Wedding (A chaseneh in Shtet’l) was among the most popular.

Dawson College marks 10 years since shooting tragedy
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Dawson College marks 10 years since shooting tragedy

On September 13, Dawson College will mark the 10th anniversary of the shooting that took the life of first-semester student Anastasia De Sousa, injured 16 others, and traumatized an entire learning community.

Cummings Centre launches courses, talks, workshops
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Cummings Centre launches courses, talks, workshops

If it’s September, it’s time to think about learning. The Cummings Centre is here to help.

Atwater Library features Books Roadshow, poetry readings
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Atwater Library features Books Roadshow, poetry readings

Who says the library can’t be an exciting place?

Archie Fineberg has run an academic marathon
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Archie Fineberg has run an academic marathon

If the International Olympic Committee were to award medals for academic achievement in the face of obstacles, Archie Fineberg would have his place on the podium.

Concordia prof calls for release of colleague Homa Hoodfar from Iranian jail
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Concordia prof calls for release of colleague Homa Hoodfar from Iranian jail

It is imperative to keep Homa Hoodfar’s story alive even when there is no breaking news, says Marguerite Mendell, a close friend and colleague of the a respected Concordia professor detained in Iran

Men in the Kitchen give a boost to caregivers
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Men in the Kitchen give a boost to caregivers

Discovering international cuisines is just one of the activities Jack Schiess enjoys at his cooking class.