YFile http://yfile.news.yorku.ca York University's Journal of Record Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:38:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 Sidewalk closure on Ian Macdonald Boulevard Oct. 22 to 29 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/21/sidewalk-closure-on-ian-macdonald-boulevard-oct-22-to-29/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/21/sidewalk-closure-on-ian-macdonald-boulevard-oct-22-to-29/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:38:30 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209982 Due to necessary work related to watermain repairs, a portion of the sidewalk on the east side of Ian Macdonald Boulevard, just north of The Pond Road, will be temporarily closed beginning at 7am on Wednesday, Oct. 22, and ending on Wednesday, Oct. 29.

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Bookstore closed Wednesday, Oct. 29 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/21/bookstore-closed-wednesday-oct-29/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/21/bookstore-closed-wednesday-oct-29/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:21:31 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209921 The Bookstore will be closed Wednesday, Oct. 29, for a system upgrade, but will re-open on Thursday, Oct. 30. Place orders in advance to avoid waiting.

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York U to host 2015 Canadian Interuniversity Sport Men’s Soccer Championship http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/york-u-to-host-2015-canadian-interuniversity-sport-mens-soccer-championship/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/york-u-to-host-2015-canadian-interuniversity-sport-mens-soccer-championship/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:48:36 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209964 The tournament will be held at York Stadium Nov. 12-15 and will feature the top eight teams from the four conferences across the country. As hosts, the Lions will earn an automatic bid into the championship.

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Times Higher Ed rankings place York U in Canada’s top four in social sciences, arts & humanities http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/times-higher-ed-rankings-place-york-u-in-canadas-top-four-in-social-sciences-arts-humanities/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/times-higher-ed-rankings-place-york-u-in-canadas-top-four-in-social-sciences-arts-humanities/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:41:56 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209722 York University has ranked among the top four universities in Canada and in the top 100 universities in the world in the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities categories in the 2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings published earlier this month.

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Toronto fashion week: Do fashion and feminism make strange bedfellows? http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/toronto-fashion-week-do-fashion-and-feminism-make-strange-bedfellows/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/toronto-fashion-week-do-fashion-and-feminism-make-strange-bedfellows/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:11:15 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209925 Schulich School of Business marketing Prof. Eileen Fischer says consumers shouldn't be too quick to write off the entire industry as anti-feminist. "It's hard to make sweeping claims that fashion is this or that, or empowering, or anti-feminist. It's just way more complicated than that," said Fischer in the Toronto Star.

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Financial Times ranks Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA number one in Canada http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/financial-times-ranks-kellogg-schulich-executive-mba-number-one-in-canada-2/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/financial-times-ranks-kellogg-schulich-executive-mba-number-one-in-canada-2/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:09:23 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209917 The Financial Times of London Monday ranked the Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA at York University the number one EMBA program in Canada and 11th among EMBA programs based in North America or involving North American schools.

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Jacques Israelievitch and Christina Petrowska Quilico launch the Faculty Concert Series http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/jacques-israelievitch-and-christina-petrowska-quilico-launch-the-2014-15-faculty-concert-series/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/jacques-israelievitch-and-christina-petrowska-quilico-launch-the-2014-15-faculty-concert-series/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:07:35 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209918 Renowned Canadian virtuosi, violinist Jacques Israelievitch and pianist Christina Petrowska Quilico, are teaming up to launch the Department of Music's 2014-15 Faculty Concert Series on Oct. 23 with a bravura performance featuring selections from The Complete Mozart Violin Sonatas.

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Save the date: Take Our Kids to Work returns to York U on Nov. 5 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/save-the-date-take-our-kids-to-work-returns-to-york-u-on-nov-5-2/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/save-the-date-take-our-kids-to-work-returns-to-york-u-on-nov-5-2/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:25:55 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209948 Take Our Kids to Work returns Wednesday, Nov. 5. If you are interested in bringing your Grade 9er with you to work, be sure to fill out the permission and registration forms and submit them by Oct. 31.

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Sports recap: Men’s soccer Lions draw Mustangs to complete unbeaten season http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/sports-recap-mens-soccer-lions-draw-mustangs-to-complete-unbeaten-season/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/sports-recap-mens-soccer-lions-draw-mustangs-to-complete-unbeaten-season/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:20:50 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209940 The No. 1 ranked York University Lions men's soccer team ended the regular season with a score draw against the Western University Mustangs on Sunday, Oct. 19 at York Stadium, completing an unbeaten campaign.

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Eminent Tibetan Buddhism scholar talks about meditation at York http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/eminent-tibetan-buddhism-scholar-talks-about-meditation-at-york/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/20/eminent-tibetan-buddhism-scholar-talks-about-meditation-at-york/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:39:27 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=209749 Finding comfort and ease in the nature of mind. Come listen to eminent Tibetan Buddhism scholar Khenpo Sodargye Rinpoche's lecture on mindfulness -- Finding Comfort and Ease in the Nature of Mind -- Friday, Oct. 24, from 3 to 5 pm, at the Senate Chamber, N940 Ross Building.

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