Welcome to the inaugural issue of Innovatus, a special monthly edition of YFile that highlights York University’s focus on innovation in teaching, learning and the student experience. Each issue will explore how York University community members are expanding experiential learning, enhancing the student experience, inspiring innovation in technology-enhanced learning and embracing new directions in teaching.
Recent grad Denise Bang landed a plum position with CGI as a campus ambassador after completing an internship with the technology company. She was coached along the way by staff in the YU Experience Hub, which is home to the Internship and Co-op programs for students from the Faculties of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies and Science at York University.
Classic research on neural modeling by Faculty of Science Professor Emeritus Hugh Wilson describing neurons using their firing rates of electrical impulses per second rather than a much more detailed description of each neural impulse continues to be cited in new studies.