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    Ask them nicely. Throw in some incentives, like...

    Ask them nicely. Throw in some incentives, like free poutine and genuine Montreal smoke meat sandwiches--for the fans. :evil:

    Coach MB never left the Q. He just took a long sabbatical and is ready...
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    Here are the next 28 ...

    Here are the next 28

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EbtA5s-WsAEbmZp?format=png&name=900x900
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    Social Media Following

    SkullSparks is is an American outfit. They have compiled stats on the social media following that NA university athletic departments have.

    Here are their top 28 for Canadian universities. The...
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    The Gee-Gees Wsoccer team has been awarded the...

    The Gee-Gees Wsoccer team has been awarded the RSEQ championship for the indoor 2020 season. The league had shut down with one regular season game remaining.

    Laval won the previous seven...
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    Mississippi may drop the confederate flag in a...

    Mississippi may drop the confederate flag in a few days. Business and universities and religious organizations and sport teams.are urging them to
    do so.

    Several Ole Miss coaches, including the...
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    Actually , while Sir William Macdonald may have...

    Actually , while Sir William Macdonald may have donated money to McGill, to build several buildings. it is Macdonald College that he founded in 1907. When I was a young guy Macdonald College had a...
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    If the RSEQ really does play games this fall, I...

    If the RSEQ really does play games this fall, I guess I will be watching Gee-Gee rugby instead of Gee-Gee football ,

    Sigh!! :(:(
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    ^^^^^^^^^^^^ Clemson just had 28 of their...

    ^^^^^^^^^^^^

    Clemson just had 28 of their athletes test positive for the Virus. 23 of them were football players.
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    How about this for keeping Trump in the...

    How about this for keeping Trump in the conversation.

    In July, Mary Trump is releasing a book. She is the niece of the Donald and she is a Clinical Psychologist.

    The title is---Too Much and...
  10. David Fyneah is from Bellevue, Washington and...

    David Fyneah is from Bellevue, Washington and played High School Football there. He came to Ottawa for his last year of high school in order to live with relatives here.

    He was scouted by several...
  11. Marcel Bellefeuille joined the Gee-Gees as a...

    Marcel Bellefeuille joined the Gee-Gees as a player in 1985. Glen Constantine signed on in 1986. They played on the same defensive unit in the late 80's and both have won a VC as an HC. Not often...
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    Right--Fields of Marijuana are more acceptable...

    Right--Fields of Marijuana are more acceptable these days. :rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes:
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    The article says there is a petition to remove...

    The article says there is a petition to remove the statue and then adds:



    Nelson is an Art History prof. at McGill.
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    Rename McGill?

    First the REdmen name went, Now there is a movement to rename the university. Apparently James McGill owned slaves.

    https://ca.news.yahoo.com/taking-down-statue-james-mcgill-202420341.html
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    I think it should be clear by now that finances...

    I think it should be clear by now that finances are the main reason that fall sports are suspended. It is not primarily because of fear of the players getting the virus in the autumn.

    Quebec...
  16. Another Ottawa guy stays home, DB Justice Koradi...

    Another Ottawa guy stays home, DB Justice Koradi has committed to the Gee-Gees.
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    Probably they took the hit their athletic budgets...

    Probably they took the hit their athletic budgets are taking as the main factor.

    Would Quebec athletes playing outside Quebec consider transfering to a Quebec university?
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    Not in Ontario where the government ordered the...

    Not in Ontario where the government ordered the universities to lower tuition for domestic students by 10% this past school year and keep them frozen for the coming school year.

    uOttawa has seen a...
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    ^^^^^^^As for the online option--for summer...

    ^^^^^^^As for the online option--for summer courses uOttawa registration is up 50% all online. Nobody expected that. They thought there might be a decrease in summer registrations. I read that at U...
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    Money is a big factor as the Ottawa Citizen...

    Money is a big factor as the Ottawa Citizen article says.

    No fundraisers. Many unis will have some students on campus, but they will not be charged the sports and rec fee, meaning less funs to...
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    ---Sylven Ha :rolleyes:--as things open up,...

    ---Sylven

    Ha :rolleyes:--as things open up, thousands of people are crossing the border between Ottawa and Gatineau every day. People from away may not realize how many people in this region live...
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    Sylven wrote If they draw Bishops back...

    Sylven wrote



    If they draw Bishops back into the Q for a season.maybe they should reach out to uOttawa and see if they want to play football.

    My understanding is that if the RSEQ has a fall...
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    NO PANDA GAME :mad: What is a Panda to do????...

    NO PANDA GAME :mad:

    What is a Panda to do???? Binge on Re_runs?

    https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn%3AANd9GcQGmNTnj4Hkxg2kPFsdEhilRF_bGPhSAdqnQC7PH2Wico44QOVr&usqp=CAU
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    NEWS: Pandemic forces cancellation of all...

    NEWS: Pandemic forces cancellation of all OUA-sanctioned sport programming and championships for remainder of 2020https://teams.geegees.ca/general/2020-21/News-Web-Logo.jpg?max_width=600

    Posted:...
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    OUA, AUS cancelled

    At 1pm the OUA and AUS cancelled all fall sports.
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    I just got a phone call from a friend at uOttawa...

    I just got a phone call from a friend at uOttawa telling me that in five minutes it will be announced that the OUa and the Aus have cancelled their fall seasons.

    If the RESQ does have a season it...
  27. Thread: COVID in 3's

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    There you go. From what I hear in Ottawa,working...

    There you go. From what I hear in Ottawa,working from home is going so well for some private and public enterprises that many will not have all their employees return to offices full time after...
  28. Thread: COVID in 3's

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    There is no reason to worry.I read somewhere (I...

    There is no reason to worry.I read somewhere (I think it was Twitter) that tobacco smoke kills Covid-19. It works better than swallowing disinfectant. :o:o:o
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    So can we now change the name back to CIS.

    So can we now change the name back to CIS.
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    This is is part of a report on an economic ...

    This is is part of a report on an economic analysis by the Royal Bank of Canada.



    Other factors can effect university revenues further.

    How does such a drop in revenue affect university...
  31. So what is uOttawa paying MB. We probably will...

    So what is uOttawa paying MB. We probably will not find out for sure until he has been employed for a full year of the Ontario Sunshine List. Then we will.
  32. What does--top five paying job mean? What are the...

    What does--top five paying job mean? What are the top five HC salaries as of now?
  33. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EYg09eLXkAE7dVv?format...

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EYg09eLXkAE7dVv?format=jpg&name=900x900Moe Khan

    @MoeKhan19




    Radio host/guest booker/field reporter for TSN 690. PxP voice for McGill+SLAM, I will be honest w/...
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    The answer is that they can't and won't and...

    The answer is that they can't and won't and aren't for those who are doing a summer session of online courses.

    Dalhousie has announced that they will not charge an atheltic fee this fall.--so...
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    Tim Baines in the Ottawa Sun, May25,2020 ...

    Tim Baines in the Ottawa Sun, May25,2020


    Its been an incredible journey an accelerated and unconventional leap to the Canadian Football League for Alain Pae, who until 2015 had never played...
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    From what I get from uOttawa everything is still...

    From what I get from uOttawa everything is still up in the air. Or, if they have made a final decision on some issues they have not revealed much. They have said that every course will be available...
  37. For ontario one of the obvious things to do to...

    For ontario one of the obvious things to do to save money on travel is to divide football into East-West divisions. No more Ottawa-windsor-Ottawa or Ottawa-London-Ottawa travel in the regular season....
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    :) Not that I am aware of .Who goes to furniture...

    :) Not that I am aware of .Who goes to furniture stores these days :confused:

    We do have Shopify , founded in, and headquartered in Ottawa. You may have heard that it is doing rather well lately,...
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    All is Garnet and Silver-Grey :):):)

    All is Garnet and Silver-Grey :):):)
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    Once again a Power--Bellefeuille

    <header style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; border: 0px; margin: 0px; background: 0px 0px; font-size: 17px; font-weight: inherit; vertical-align: baseline;">In an interview with the French...
  41. It looks like Marcel will add an OC to the...

    It looks like Marcel will add an OC to the coaching lineup.

    He is quoted in an Ottawa Sun article as saying:

    I will start off in that mode, based on our staff right now and based on the needs...
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    In the recent HC hiring announcement AD Sue...

    In the recent HC hiring announcement AD Sue Hylland is identified as the Director of Varsity Athletics, not by her former title of Director of Sport Services.

    A sure sign that varsity sport is...
  43. Just my opinion, but It could be that Lumsden...

    Just my opinion, but It could be that Lumsden stepped down when he applied for the HC job. He might have seen it as a conflict of interest. Four former Gee-Gee footballers were on the selection...
  44. I just got off a 40 minute teleconference where...

    I just got off a 40 minute teleconference where Marcel was introduced to some Gee-Gee supporters and some questions were asked.

    I will add more of what I heard to this post as I sort things out.
    ...
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    The CFL has taken the 2020 GC game from Regina...

    The CFL has taken the 2020 GC game from Regina and given them the 2022 game.

    If there is a shortened CFL season the GC game will be hosted by one of the two teams in it--the one with the better...
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    CFL Postpones Season until Sept.

    I received this from the RedBlacks this afternoon.

    Dear Michael,

    We are living in unprecedented times. I hope all is as well as can be expected with you and all those close to you.
    ...
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    Deliberately vague and as of now very confidential. You will know in due time.
  48. Confidential :cool: :cool: :cool:

    Confidential :cool: :cool: :cool:
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    The United States has agreed to Canada's request...

    The United States has agreed to Canada's request to extend the mutual ban on non-essential cross-border travel until June 21.

    Not sure how this will affect sports.
  50. From the Jr. Gaels Football Club in Kingston, the...

    From the Jr. Gaels Football Club in Kingston, the Gee-Gees get Brennan Macey, 6-3/215 DE.
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