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21.10.2014 in Top Stories

Find your passion, continue learning and never give up, COU president says

Bonnie Patterson, president and CEO of the Council of Ontario Universities, received an honorary doctor of laws degree Thursday during York’s Fall Convocation ceremonies.

20.10.2014 in Top Stories

Times Higher Ed rankings place York U in Canada’s top four in social sciences, arts & humanities

York University has ranked among the top four universities in Canada and in the top 100 universities in the world in the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities categories in the 2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings published earlier this month.

20.10.2014 in Top Stories

Financial Times ranks Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA number one in Canada

The Financial Times of London Monday ranked the Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA at York University the number one EMBA program in Canada and 11th among EMBA programs based in North America or involving North American schools.

20.10.2014 in Top Stories

Jacques Israelievitch and Christina Petrowska Quilico launch the Faculty Concert Series

Renowned Canadian virtuosi, violinist Jacques Israelievitch and pianist Christina Petrowska Quilico, are teaming up to launch the Department of Music’s 2014-15 Faculty Concert Series on Oct. 23 with a bravura performance featuring selections from The Complete Mozart Violin Sonatas.

16.10.2014 in Top Stories

Physicist tells grads at fall convocation to embrace the unexpected

“My career has been dominated by surprises and unexpected opportunities,” said Allan Carswell during Fall Convocation on Wednesday. “I had no idea when I graduated that I would become a laser and lidar expert, a York professor, build a highly successful business and lead the first Canadian science mission on Mars.”

16.10.2014 in Top Stories

York University takes back the tap

York University will take back the tap and phase out the sale of bottled water on the Keele and Glendon campuses by September 2015.

16.10.2014 in Top Stories

Hon doc Rick Mercer encourages graduates to toss out their plans

“The people that I’ve met in my life, the people who have the most interesting lives, most satisfying careers, they have certainly at certain points in their lives, thrown the plan away,” Rick Mercer told graduands after receiving an honorary doctor of laws degree during the second Fall Convocation ceremony.

15.10.2014 in Top Stories

International editorial project secures major SSHRC funding

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.

14.10.2014 in Top Stories

Schulich Alumni Recognition Award recipients to be honoured at annual gala

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.

14.10.2014 in Top Stories

Yorku.ca home page moves to responsive design

The new design offers an improved experience. A revamped navigation directs users to the information they need in a faster, more efficient way.

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