York U Home yFile Home This is my time (Link opens in new window)
This is My Time Banner
15.04.2014 in York in the Media

Funding one IVF treatment is not the answer for infertility

“With a cash-strapped medical system where elder care, home care and pharmacare are grossly underfunded, it might be worthwhile to pursue less costly options,” wrote York University PhD candidate Alana Cattapan in the Toronto Star.

14.04.2014 in York in the Media

Bosma Case: Why three murder cases don’t necessarily mean a serial killer

Osgoode Hall Law School Professor Alan Young said it was too early to say whether the deaths of Tim Bosma, Laura Babcock and Wayne Millard were indicative of serial murders, reported the Hamilton Spectator.

11.04.2014 in York in the Media

Recruiters charging foreign workers in Ontario illegal fees as high as $12,000 for jobs that might not exist, report finds

“We have this law in Ontario that prohibits recruitment fees,” said Osgoode Hall Law School Professor Fay Faraday in the Financial Post. “It applies only to live-in caregivers . . . and it provides absolutely no protection for other migrant workers, even though they are subject to the exact same predatory practices.”

10.04.2014 in York in the Media

Leafs’ pain could be Raptors’ gain when it comes to fan passion

“What the playoffs will do essentially is mobilize and galvanize the support of the fans heading into a very critical time for the franchise as it embarks on its 20th season,” said Schulich School of Business sports marketing instructor Vijay Setlur in the Toronto Star.

09.04.2014 in York in the Media

What’s got rubber tracks and doesn’t cost $20,000 an hour to rent?

“Mining companies tend to be conservative, and there’s no question they’re cutting back right now,” said York University Professor Theo Peridis in The Globe and Mail.

08.04.2014 in York in the Media

New student coalition formed

The culmination of a number of issues currently affecting Ontario law students has led to a new coalition of law school student governments from across the province. Third-year Osgoode Hall Law School student Douglas Judson is president of the new organization, reported Law Times April 7

07.04.2014 in York in the Media

2014 Future 40 Ranking

York University placed second in the inaugural Future 40 Responsible Corporate Leaders in Canada ranking that spotlights the corporate up-and-comers that are top sustainability performers, reported Corporate Knights.

04.04.2014 in York in the Media

Canadian students’ slum-health idea finalist for $1-million Hult prize

Six business undergraduates from York’s Schulich School of Business will compete against five teams from four countries for the Hult Prize global case challenge for social enterprise startups, reported The Globe and Mail.

03.04.2014 in York in the Media

Drug reviews mostly stay secret

“This reflects the skewed priorities Health Canada has in thinking commercial confidentiality is more important than patient safety,” said York University Professor Joel Lexchin in the Toronto Star.

02.04.2014 in York in the Media

The lost generation of university graduates

“Low grades earned because of decisions to hold two part-time jobs to minimize student loans, or so they could purchase the latest consumer products, become insurmountable barriers to a successful transition from school to work,” wrote York University Professor Thomas Klassen in University Affairs.

Back to top

copyright 2012 York University