The International Mathematical Modeling Challenge is held in various countries annually, but until now Canada has not been a participant. A team from York University’s Department of Mathematics and Statistics successfully brought the challenge to Canada.
Schulich MBA student Olena Sapojnikova and her co-worker at Lexus Canada won bronze in the Young Marketers category at the Lions International Festival of Creativity in Cannes, France. They are the first Canadians to compete in the international program.
Two York University Lions athletes were recently recognized for their performance. Alexandria Town earned a bronze medal at the Canada Cup of International Wrestling and Brittany Crew earned a spot on Athletics Canada’s North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) U23 Championships.
A celebration of diversity and differences kicked off Monday, June 27 when the York University community marked the beginning of Pride festivities with a flag drop at the Keele and Glendon campuses. Celebrations continue through the week.
Updated: Fourth annual Joshua Yasay Charity Basketball Tournament set for July 16 at York University
The fourth annual Joshua Yasay Charity Basketball Tournament will take place July 6 at York University’s Tait Mackenzie Centre on the Keele campus. The tournament will run from 10am to 6pm.
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.
The Faculty of Science hosted a special Science Unplugged event on June 23 to recognize and celebrate recent outstanding achievements by colleagues in the Faculty.
The York Lions have found their new women’s rugby coach. York Athletics & Recreation announced the hiring of Jennifer Russell on June 22 as head coach of the program.
The York University community officially kicks off its Pride celebrations on Monday, June 27 with a Flag Drop at the Keele and Glendon campuses. A full week of events has been planned and culminates with the Pride Parade on Sunday, July 3.
Schulich has partnered with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) to create a second globally recognized accreditation pathway for Schulich MBA and master of accounting students, as well as advanced standing for ACCA members pursuing an MBA at Schulich.