Save the date: Community Safety Council open forum planned for Feb. 11

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The Community Safety Council has organized an open forum to discuss student rights and responsibilities.  This will be an opportunity to become more familiar with the Student Code of Rights and Responsibilities and corresponding support services, mediation services available to community members as well as more information about how York University is working to foster a safer campus, along with collaborative efforts with Toronto Police Services, 31 Division

Three 15 minute presentations will be made by: the Office of Student Conflict and Resolution, Osgoode Mediation Services and Toronto Police Services, followed by a panel Q&A session. Various community partners will also be in attendance to answer questions including York Security Services, Centre for Human Rights, Counselling and Disability Services, Community Relations and the Community and Legal Aid Services Program (CLASP).  The open forum will also be an opportunity for dialogue among the York community to discuss current challenges and opportunities regarding campus safety.

The meeting will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 11, from 4 to 5:30pm in 106 Life Sciences Building located on the Northwest corner the Keele campus.

If you are unable to attend and would like to submit a question to the panellists, send an e-mail to