Tag Archives: Fall 2012

Street Art Photo Tour

Champlain Montreal students take a walking tour of the city with Noe Sardet, who used Montreal’s street art to expound on Canadian Culture through Art. Students were given opportunity to learn a few technicalities about taking interesting and well-made photos throughout the city, and then went on a guided expedition in a few different districts of Montreal. See some of […]

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A Sunny Day to Make a Difference

Hello, everyone. For this week’s post, I’m going to be writing about another outing we did in Global Environmental Earth Science. Last week during class, we participated in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. The weeks prior to class we had only a little information on what we would be doing. I didn’t really know what […]

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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

                Every year from September 15-23, Canadians gather together to clean up their shores. The banks of lakes, streams, ponds, and ocean are traversed by volunteers who recycle or dispose of litter. For the first time, students at Champlain and Concordia University paired up to scour the shore […]

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The National Library and Archives of Quebec

Photo from:  https://www.banq.qc.ca/  Up here during our stay in Montreal, the French professor (Denis Brault) took both French classes to the Bibliothèque et Archives National du Quebec. As soon as we go inside, we see a giant wooden wall, a café and stairs leading downward to an exhibit. As we stood there as a group, […]

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Geology Outing

Science 155: Global Environment Earth Science On a sunny morning, students in the Global Environmental Earth Science class headed outdoors to Parc La Fontaine. After a short lecture on geology, they observed the landscape of the park and used a key to identify rocks and minerals. They were surprised to learn that rocks and minerals could take […]

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Fall 2012 Orientation Weekend | Pirates and Metros and Chocolate, Oh My!

Hi everyone and welcome to the first official blog post! This is probably going to be, yet again, another lengthy post. Why, you ask? Well we just completed Orientation weekend and the past days have been just packed, so there is a lot to share! In this posting I hope to cover moving-in and the […]

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