After completing a running clinic through York’s Sport and Recreation, 17 runners participated in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon event to raise needed funds for the York Lions Swim 2 Survive program, which teaches children to swim for free.
The discussion, which is an initiative of the Committee on Responsible Investing at York University, will provide an opportunity for the York community to engage in the discussion about the investment of the University’s endowment funds.
The Academic and Administrative Task Force Reports will be available to University community members on Friday, Nov. 7.
The Invoking the Goddess photography exhibition with work by Malathi de Alwis and Sharni Jayawardena will launch Monday, Nov. 3, with an artist’s talk by de Alwis followed by a reception from 3 to 5pm at Crossroads, 283 Health, Nursing and Environmental Studies Building.
Katherine Branton, manager of York University’s Office of Emergency Preparedness, thinks that even without the threat a zombie attack, every home should have an emergency preparedness kit.
The York University Retirees Association Showcase and Sale returns for another great year on Nov. 4, from 9am to 3pm, in the East Bear Pit and Central Square corridor on York’s Keele campus.
The synopsis of the 607th meeting of the Senate of York University, held on Oct. 23, is now available.
Join in the commemoration for the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women on Thursday, Dec. 4, from 11:30am to 12:30pm, at the Underground Restaurant with aboriginal elder Laureen Waters at the opening ceremonies.
Transparency and accountability frameworks for states and extractive industries will be the focus of a panel discussion at the Faculty of Environmental Studies on Tuesday, Nov. 4, from 12:30 to 2pm, at 140 HNES Building. Rethinking the Government of Extraction: Critiquing Global Transparency Discourse in the Oil Sector will share research and findings from an international conference held in Nigeria.
The No. 1 York University Lions men’s soccer team won its Ontario University Athletics quarter final match with a 2-0 win over the Wilfrid Laurier University Golden Hawks on Sunday at York Stadium.