During the open forum, Hache will report back to the community about the consultations to date. He will introduce a draft of the eventual plan and begin the process of soliciting feedback on the draft plan.Read more
For the second year in a row, Phipps, director of York’s Knowledge Mobilization (KMb) Unit, topped the list as Canada’s most influential knowledge broker. The unit and its blog also made the list.Read more
AVP Research Lisa Philipps has been appointed York’s SSHRC leader, and Faculty of Health Professor Lauren Sergio is now the University’s CIHR delegate.Read more
In Sept. 2013, The Learning Commons at York University will extend beyond the physical space at Scott Library, to a modular and multi-modal online environment.Read more
The Academic Innovation Fund project is supporting the integration and redesign of the International Master of Business Administration program to incorporate experiential learning.Read more
Faculty of Education Professors Jen Gilbert and Lyndon Martin, are developing a blended eLearning course for students in the September 2013 consecutive BEd class.Read more
An innovative project funded by the Academic Innovation Fund is creating a 3-D map of York University’s Keele campus that will be used to create real-life simulations of emergency situations.Read more
With support from the Academic Innovation Fund, the Healthy Campus project is turning up the dial in a campus conversation about wellness and mental health.Read more
The protein sirtuin-1 plays an important role in regulating the body’s metabolism and generating energy for muscle contraction, according to a new study by York researchers.
In a study published in the December issue of PLOS ONE, York neuroscientist Georg Zoidl looked at how fundamental communication processes function in the brain and what genes are critical to an adaptability to learn.