Five York professors will present at the Healthy Individuals, Healthy Communities and Global Health forum Friday, March 7, from 2 to 4pm, in the Life Sciences Building Lobby, Keele campus.
Last month, a team of Glendon students representing Latvia at the 29th International Model NATO Conference, made a huge impression because they took most of the conference awards.
Thousands of first- and fourth-year York University students are taking part in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE). Organizers at York U have challenged faculties to encourage participation in the survey. The winning faculty takes the NSSE cup and retains bragging rights for three years.
On Monday, March 3, some 55 Keele campus staff will participate in a simulated emergency as part of an exercise designed to test York University’s emergency preparedness plans.
Two Osgoode Hall Law School students will participate in Twitter Moot 2014 Friday to argue an appeal about the Canadian government’s duty to consult First Nations people about mine development.
Writer, speaker and award winner Dwayne Morgan, honoured with a star on the Scarborough Walk of Fame, will perform at Off Beat, a spoken word night at York Thursday, March 6, from 6 to 9pm.
Former Toronto Mayor David Miller will deliver the keynote at the Lex and the City: Urban Issues in Law and Business conference, which will tackle questions of where the city is headed and how to ensure a brighter and more sustainable future.
Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, chair of the board of Nestle S.A., will deliver the keynote at the Thomas J. Bata Lecture Series on Responsible Capitalism in Prague March 4. Presented by the Schulich School of Business and the Tomas Bata University, it will be broadcast online. Viewers are encouraged to join the conversation through Twitter and Facebook.
All University students interested in health research are invited to the upcoming pan-Faculty research symposium, The Crossroads of Health, March 6. This year’s theme is recognizing innovative, multidisciplinary research at the crossroads of health.
Late last month, star-gazer Sean Telford proposed to Victoria Casey during a night of star watching and romance at the York University Observatory.