Osgoode and CIGI announce new partnership in fostering innovation

The International Law Research Program at CIGI will provide $100,000 to fund an administrator for IP Osgoode’s Innovation Clinic as well as stipends for two Juris Doctor student research assistants. They will assist IP Osgoode’s Founder and Director, Professor Giuseppina D’Agostino, with her critical evaluation of Osgoode’s Innovation Clinic model and other clinic models elsewhere.

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York U’s Teaching Commons creates inaugural eLearning “Community of Practice” website

York University through its Teaching Commons has taken a leadership role in establishing a new online Community of Practice (CoP) website for educational developers and professionals specializing in eLearning. The Ontario eTeaching & eLearning CoP website is the first in province to offer a place to share best practices, observations and perspectives in eLearning and eTeaching.

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Two York U students CONVERGE on #MyCanada2067

Postsecondary students and youth from across Canada met Feb. 6 and 7 in Ottawa to discuss their inspirations and aspirations for Canada’s future at Universities Canada Converge conference. York University was represented at the conference by two delegates, BES student Nishal Shah and MEd student Melinda Phuong.

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AGYU Director Philip Monk named Governor General’s Award Laureate

Philip Monk, director of the Art Gallery of York University (AGYU) since 2003, is among the eight winners of 2017 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts, announced by the Canada Council for the Arts, Feb. 15. The award recognizes outstanding career achievement in the visual arts and Monk is the recipient of the Outstanding Contribution Award for his 40 years as a writer, curator, and director.

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