YFile http://yfile.news.yorku.ca York University's Journal of Record Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:08:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Donations sought for the Vanier College Book Sale http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/16/donations-sought-for-the-vanier-college-book-sale-14/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/16/donations-sought-for-the-vanier-college-book-sale-14/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:08:41 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=202044 Members of the York community interested in donating books for the highly popular sale can drop them off at the Office of the Master, 254 Vanier College.

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University of Alberta Professor Donald Ipperciel to become Glendon’s new principal http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/new-principal-appointed-for-glendon-college/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/new-principal-appointed-for-glendon-college/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:26:28 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201999 Professor Donald Ipperciel will join York University from the University of Alberta, where he is a professor of political philosophy at the Campus Saint-Jean, the U of A's French-speaking Faculty offering programs in education and the liberal arts.

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Two York students winners in ‘CEO x 1 Day’ executive shadowing program http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/two-york-students-winners-in-ceo-x-1-day-executive-shadowing-program/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/two-york-students-winners-in-ceo-x-1-day-executive-shadowing-program/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:15:30 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201983 Two York U students were among the 11 students selected to shadow 11 of Canada's top executives for a day. Charu Jaiswal was matched with Elyse Allan, president and CEO of GE Canada, and Brandon Sun shadowed Cineplex Entertainment CEO Ellis Jacob.

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Barbara Crow appointed dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies and AVP graduate http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/barbara-crow-appointed-dean-of-the-faculty-of-graduate-studies-and-avp-graduate/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/barbara-crow-appointed-dean-of-the-faculty-of-graduate-studies-and-avp-graduate/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:00:40 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201989 Professor Barbara Crow has been appointed to the position of dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies and associate vice-president graduate. Crow served as interim dean of FGS and AVP graduate since 2012.

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Funding one IVF treatment is not the answer for infertility http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/funding-one-ivf-treatment-is-not-the-answer-for-infertility/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/funding-one-ivf-treatment-is-not-the-answer-for-infertility/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:48:49 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201992 "With a cash-strapped medical system where elder care, home care and pharmacare are grossly underfunded, it might be worthwhile to pursue less costly options," wrote York University PhD candidate Alana Cattapan in the Toronto Star.

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2014 Election – Nomination of a Non-Academic Employee to the Board of Governors http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/2014-election-nomination-of-a-non-academic-employee-to-the-board-of-governors/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/2014-election-nomination-of-a-non-academic-employee-to-the-board-of-governors/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:40:40 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201985 All full-time non-academic employees are entitled to participate in the balloting for the nomination of a non-academic employee to the Board of Governors. Balloting opens April 17 and completed ballots must be received by the University Secretariat no later than noon on May 2.

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Book looks at future trends in principles governing institutional investors http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/book-looks-at-future-trends-in-principles-governing-institutional-investors/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/book-looks-at-future-trends-in-principles-governing-institutional-investors/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:40:54 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201970 The Cambridge Handbook of Institutional Investment and Fiduciary Duty, a new book co-edited by York Professor Edward J. Waitzer, offers novel perspectives on dynamics that drive the current emphasis on short-term investment returns and analyzes the forces at work in markets around the world.

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Grad a Canadian delegate at Nuclear Knowledge Summit in Amsterdam http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/grad-a-canadian-delegate-at-nuclear-knowledge-summit-in-amsterdam/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/15/grad-a-canadian-delegate-at-nuclear-knowledge-summit-in-amsterdam/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:40:35 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201918 Alykhan Visram was selected by the Young Diplomats of Canada to represent the country as a young delegate. He met with the European and Dutch delegations to present and explain his interpretation of Canada's stance on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons.

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UIT alert: Windows XP no longer supported by Microsoft http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/uit-alert-windows-xp-no-longer-supported-by-microsoft-2/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/uit-alert-windows-xp-no-longer-supported-by-microsoft-2/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:39:20 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201965 As of April 8, Microsoft ended support for the Windows XP operating system and will no longer provide updates, including security and critical patches, for the operating system. York's University Information Technology has provided a series of steps to secure home and office computers.

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York team named top Canadian team in Mars Society’s design competition http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/york-team-named-top-canadian-team-in-mars-societys-design-competition/ http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/york-team-named-top-canadian-team-in-mars-societys-design-competition/#comments Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:31:57 +0000 http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/?p=201941 A team of students from the Lassonde School of Engineering and the Faculty of Science at York University reached the semi-finals of the Mars Society's Inspiration Mars Design Competition. York space engineering students Jagannath Kshtriya and Isaac DeSouza and science student Eric Shear developed a mission plan for a two-person flyby of Mars to be launched by 2018.

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