Laurence Harris, director of York’s Centre for Vision Research, will use the funds to build state-of-the-art display systems to investigate peripheral vision and how it is affected by disease and aging.Read more
Alexander Krivocheiko, a fourth-year business administration student at York University’s Schulich School of Business, has been awarded a 2012 Futures Fund Scholarship for Outstanding Leadership.Read more
The Knight of the Burning Pestle, directed by MFA directing candidate Timothy Askew, will run from Jan. 20 to 26 at the Joseph G. Green Studio Theatre.
In his new book, Celebrity Humanitarianism: The Ideology of Global Charity, launching Jan. 17, Professor Ilan Kapoor argues celebrities, billionaires and activist NGOs, end up doing harm with their band-aid approach.
The Schulich School of Business team also won the Spirit Cup at the games for its infectious team spirit, cheering not only for its own members, but others as well.
“The Wizard of Oz” – Dorothy de Val headlines York U Faculty Concert Series with guest artist Charlene Biggs in a celebration of Percy Grainger and British music.
More than half of family doctors do not receive discharge summaries of their patients who undergo cardiac rehabilitation, which may result in ineffective post-discharge care.
Enter York University’s second annual President for a Day contest, where President Mamdouh Shoukri will swap roles with an undergrad student for one day.
Canadian policies and actions on issues related to torture will be on the agenda at a special forum Wednesday where panellists will discuss topics, such as the use of evidence in Canadian courts obtained by means of torture.Read more
York Professor Stephen Gaetz will be joined by University of Toronto Professors Paula Goering and Valerie Tarasuk Friday to discuss new practices and approaches to homelessness and how to adopt and implement them.Read more