Kristen Csenkey, a PhD candidate in social anthropology, was selected as a “prominent young leader” and invited to contribute to the Young Bled Strategic Forum (YBSF) in Slovenia on Sept. 4 and 5.
The 2016 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF16) will highlight an abundance of York University talent when it screens 397 features and shorts from Sept. 8 to 18.
Public & International Affairs Graduate Student Association hosts conference on media and government
On Sept. 15, the Public & International Affairs Graduate Student Association (PIASA) at Glendon College will be hosting an free conference to explore the connection between the media and government. Often referred to as the fourth branch of government, the media plays an important role in liberal democracies.
The international T2K (Tokai to Kamioka) experiment, which includes Physics Professor Sampa Bhadra in the Faculty of Science, has reported new findings that bring scientists one step closer to understanding why there is more matter than antimatter in the universe.
York graduate student Iffath (Faith) Syed has had her publication on human rights and health noted not only by the Nobel Institute in Norway, but also by the European Court of Human Rights.
Osgoode JD students Russell Hall and Veronika Stefanski placed first and earned a perfect score at the International Negotiation Competition held July 4 to 9 at the University of Lucerne in Switzerland.
York University partnered with India’s Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi to host the second Global Dialogue on Ethics and Internationalizing Higher Education. The June 8 event attracted academics from around the world.
A fourth-year Glendon class visited the Faculty of Foreign Languages in E.J. Varona University of Pedagogical Sciences in Havana, Cuba recently to conduct a three-week international teaching practicum. This year marked the program’s 10th anniversary.
On May 10, 12 agents from 11 agencies representing nine countries visited York University as part of their time in Toronto. The group was attending the International Consultants for Education & Fairs workshop. While at the Keele campus, the agents, who were from India, China, Iran and Vietnam, toured the Faculties and facilities.
Professor Roxanne Mykituk has been selected to participate in an international research project that will take place over the next two years. Mykituk is the director of Osgoode’s Disability Law Intensive Program, and will begin research at the Centre for Disability Law and Policy this month.