York U historians honoured at annual gathering

Several members of York U’s History Department and graduate program were recently recognized by the Canadian Historical Association (CHA). Four members of the York community received prestigious awards at the CHA Annual Prize Ceremonies late last month in Calgary.

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Barbra Schlifer Award goes to York prof

Fay Faraday, a visiting professor at York’s Osgoode Hall Law School and a Packer Visiting Chair in Social Justice in York’s Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LAPS), will be awarded the 2016 Spirit of Barbra Schlifer Award for her work in human rights.

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Open Your Mind: Q&A with education researcher Tina Rapke

Open Your Mind is a series offering insight into the different ways York University professors, researchers and students champion fresh ways of thinking. Today’s spotlight is on Tina Rapke, a professor and researcher jointly appointed to the Faculties of Education and Science who is focused on developing and testing classroom-based strategies for teaching and learning mathematics.

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Two York faculty earn Pioneer of Change award

A prestigious distinction that honours immigrants as nation builders will highlight the work of two York faculty members during the 2016 Pioneers for Change Award Gala: Ananya Mukherjee-Reed, dean of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, and Marat Ressin, founder of York Entrepreneurship Development Institute.

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