02.09.2015 in Top Stories

Renowned relationship expert to lead 'consent' event for new students

New students will hear an inspiring talk about the importance of respect, consent and healthy relationships when Mike Domitrz leads the annual You Had Me At Consent presentation. The keynote speaker is a leading authority on the topic and will be featured as part of York Orientation Day on Tuesday.

02.09.2015 in Top Stories

Osgoode artists-in-residence showcase their work Sept. 16

Everyone’s invited to a special presentation at Osgoode Hall Law School on Sept. 16. The event will showcase the creativity and talent of Artists-in-Residence Cindy Blazevic (2013-14) and Julie Lassonde (2014-15), and will introduce the law school’s 2015-16 Artists-in-Residence Kami Chisholm and Nadine Valcin.

02.09.2015 in Top Stories

A new tradition for a new year: York Orientation Day

Students new to York University will have the opportunity to participate in a New Student Convocation on Sept. 8. The event, which runs for the first time at the University, is part of York Orientation Day and caps off the YU START initiative.

31.08.2015 in Top Stories

Osgoode announces new funding for financial accessibility to mark 50 years at York U

On Monday, Aug. 31, Osgoode Hall Law School at York University announced a further $1 million investment in financial accessibility to ensure that a greater number of students are able to access legal education.

31.08.2015 in Top Stories

Countdown to Frosh Week: A sneak peek at this year's social orientation

Frosh Week kicks off at York U on Sept. 5 and continues until Sept. 13. The annual orientation activities and events will welcome the newest cohort of undergrads to campus.

27.08.2015 in Top Stories

Message from the president: Announcement of appointment of dean of education

York University President and Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri announces the appointment of Professor Lyndon Martin to the position of dean of the Faculty of Education. Professor Martin’s five-year term as dean commences July 1, 2016.

27.08.2015 in Top Stories

York University featured in the National Survey of Student Engagement 'Lessons from the Field' report

York was the only Canadian university identified and profiled by the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) in the report. York’s campaign was referred to as providing best practices for the survey by NSSE officials.

24.08.2015 in Top Stories

New faculty will spend the next two days getting to know York University

New faculty starting at York University will experience their own welcome to the Lions Pride during new faculty orientation days Aug. 25 and 26. The two-day event is organized by the Teaching Commons.

24.08.2015 in Top Stories

Lions football returns documentary series for second season

The popular web documentary series following the York Lions football team returns for a second season on Aug. 27. The award-winning series, titled 3rd and Goal, gives fans an all-access look at what goes into building a Canadian Interuniversity Sport football team.

24.08.2015 in Top Stories

New guide helps students flourish in school and life

Political science Professor Thomas Klassen and humanities Professor Emeritus John Dwyer lay out the secrets to success for university students in their new book, “How to Succeed at University (And Get a Great Job!): Mastering the Critical Skills You Need for School, Work and Life”.

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