Lesley Higgins and David Latham from Department of English head up a project to collect, preserve and explain 10 interdisciplinary volumes of Victorian classicist, art critic and fiction writer Walter Pater.
The Schulich School of Business at York University has announced the recipients of the school’s 2014 Alumni Recognition Awards, honouring achievements in four categories: Outstanding Executive Leadership, Outstanding Progress and Achievement, Outstanding Public Contribution and Outstanding Contribution to the School.
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York University will confer honorary degrees at fall convocation ceremonies to five individuals, including an internationally recognized scientist, a top political satirist, an academic leader who champions the value of university education, a trailblazing bank executive, and a fashion entrepreneur who became a Canadian senator.
The MBA program at York University’s Schulich School of Business was ranked number one in the world Thursday according to the results of a global survey conducted by Corporate Knights, the world’s largest circulation magazine with an explicit focus on responsible business.
York University doctoral student Alexandra Gelis and her mother are trying to get a community radio station up and running once again in San Basilio de Palenque, Colombia, with a little help from friends at York’s Faculty of Environmental Studies who participated in a triathlon to raise funds.
The Osgoode@125 event featured a reading of the inaugural address by the first principal of the law school and hundreds of Osgoode@125 cookies, which were distributed to students and staff to mark the anniversary.
With October being breast cancer awareness month, a new study by York researchers has found that it is possible for women who’ve had breast cancer and disfiguring surgery to develop successful intimate relationships. Although, unknown to either, the new partner will have to pass a “man test” first.
York University alumna Maria Mutch (BFA ’91) has been named a finalist for the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction for her debut book Know the Night: A Memoir of Survival in the Small Hours published by Alfred A. Knopf Canada.
Urban forests, trees and green space are critical in contemporary planning and development of the city, says York Professor L. Anders Sandberg, co-editor of the new book, Urban Forests, Trees, and Greenspace, which looks at those issues in a wide variety of places globally.