26.09.2016 in Current News

Do fishes think? Jonathan Balcombe dives into the subject during talk

Renowned ethologist Jonathan Balcombe will be a guest at York University on Sept. 27 when he presents a talk on his new book “What a Fish Knows.” Balcombe is the director of animal sentience for the Humane Society Institute for Science & Policy.

26.09.2016 in Current News

Weekend wrap: Women's rugby Lions pick up second win

The York University Lions women’s rugby team defeated the Trent University Excalibur on Saturday by a score of 45-25 for their second win of the season.

25.09.2016 in Current News

Try mindfulness meditation this fall

Two meditation programs will be offered on campus this fall, beginning Sept. 29, to help foster a mindful approach to dealing with stress and cultivating creative attentiveness.

25.09.2016 in Current News

Writers' Trust Prize names Prof. Michael Helm a finalist

York University creative writing Professor Michael Helm has been nominated for the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize for his new novel “After James” (McClelland & Stewart). This is Helm’s third nomination for the prize.

25.09.2016 in Current News

Call for student applicants and sponsors for the LeaderShape 2016 Institute

From Oct. 23 to 28, 60 York students will have the experience of a lifetime when they attend the awarding-winning LeaderShape Institute at the Delta hotel in Guelph, Ontario. The deadline for applicants and for those interested in sponsoring a student is Friday, Sept. 30.

21.09.2016 in Current News

Lions welcome Ravens for annual Homecoming game

The York University Lions football team will go up against the No. 10 nationally ranked Carleton University Ravens this weekend during their annual Homecoming game at Alumni Field. Kickoff is set for 1pm on Saturday, Sept. 24.

21.09.2016 in Current News

$5M MOU to bring more education training to Canada and China

A $5-million, five-year memorandum of understanding between the Schulich Executive Education Centre’s Asian Business Management Program and the Beijing Institute of Education will renew and expand education training programs to school teachers, administrators and principals in both Canada and China.

20.09.2016 in Current News

Former congressmen offer insight on U.S. election politics

Two former congressmen will offer insight into the heated U.S. presidential election during the Sept. 26 McLaughlin College Lunch Talk. Former Republican U.S. representative Steven Kuykendall and former Democratic U.S. representative Martin Lancaster will speak during “Perspectives on the Upcoming U.S. Presidential Election.”

19.09.2016 in Current News

York grads working on campus invited to a special Red & White Day Breakfast, Sept. 29

If you are a York U grad working on campus, you are invited to join other grads on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 8:30 to 10:30am in the Schulich Executive Dining Room for a Red & White Day Breakfast.

19.09.2016 in Current News

New Faces: One new faculty member joins Osgoode Hall Law School

Osgoode Hall Law School welcomes Professor Palma Paciocco as its newest faculty member. Her teaching and research interests are in the areas of criminal law and theory, criminal procedure, evidence, sentencing, and professional ethics.

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