YorkFest 2014 features a Festival Village that connects York U students to clubs and services. There is also a free concert featuring Grandtheft and Thugli on Sept. 18 at the Rexall Centre.
Osgoode has launched an innovative five-year pilot program that will see a minimum of five juris doctor students per year offered admission to the law school on an income-contingent loan basis.
The book’s editors, York University political science Professor Leah F. Vosko, geography Professor Valerie Preston and political science Professor Robert Latham, will be on hand for the Sept. 18 launch, along with several speakers.
The deprofessionalization and labour market integration challenges of immigrant professionals are well known. However, more attention needs to be paid to the impact of these challenges on the professional identity of immigrants. Four speakers will address the topic during a panel discussion Sept. 18 at the 519 Church Street Community Centre, 519 Church St., Toronto.
‘Road to Justice’ exhibit at Osgoode examines historical discriminatory treatment of immigrants in Canada
Road to Justice: The legal struggle for equal rights of Chinese Canadians is a new multimedia exhibit that will go on view in the Osgoode Hall Law School Library starting Sept. 15. The exhibit will be on display until Oct. 3. All are welcome.
On Saturday, Sept. 13, the York University Lions football team heads downtown to take on the University of Toronto Varsity Blues in the 45th Red & Blue Bowl at Varsity Centre.
The Fulbright Association has recognized York University Professor Patrick Alcedo with a prestigious Selma Jeanne Cohen Award for Dance and Dance Studies. The award honours the pioneering and seminal contributions of preeminent dance historian Selma Jeanne Cohen.
A leading figure in the history of sexuality in Britain, Lesley Hall will discuss the musings of prolific Scottish writer and social activist Naomi Mitchison (nee Haldane) on Tuesday, Sept. 16.
A new global survey by eFinancialCareers.com has ranked the MBA program at York University’s Schulich School of Business among the top 30 in the world for landing a career in investment banking — the only Canadian business school to make the ranking.
Fair Trade in Africa is the topic of discussion at a special public lecture on Sept. 10 from 2:30 to 4:30pm presented by the Business and Society Program. The talk features Chief Adam Tampuri, a member of Fair Trade International.