York U in the news: mental health, electric vehicle chargers and more

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130% job spike coming to Georgina. What, where will those new jobs be?
York University Associate Professor Steven Tufts was quoted in Toronto Star Dec. 2.

Global Skills Opportunity program launches across Canada
Vinitha Gengatharan, executive director of York International, was quoted in University Affairs Dec. 1.

Twelve universities launch Canadian Collegiate Esports League
York University was mentioned in Esports Insider Dec. 1.

Canadians need accessible mental-health services, not a fight over who can claim responsibility for those programs
York University Professor Pat Armstrong contributed to The Globe and Mail Dec. 1.

Law dean and firm partner join advisory group on securities and capital market investigations
Mary Condon, dean of Osgoode Hall Law School, was featured in Canadian Lawyer Dec. 1.

How to take in the Geminids meteor shower
York University Assistant Professor Jesse Rogerson speaks to CP24 Dec. 1.

As Ontario plans to build dozens of electric vehicle chargers, calls grow for ramped up infrastructure
York University Associate Professor Hany Farag speaks to CityNews Dec. 1.

CEBL’s rapid growth an example for potential women’s domestic pro leagues to follow
York University faculty member Vijay Setlur was quoted in CBC News Dec. 1.

Biomedical Engineering: The degree to make a difference in people’s lives
York University was mentioned in Study International Dec. 1.

Not just manufacturing, Vaughan mayor eyes knowledge economy as city projected to reach 6.5% GDP
York University was mentioned in Toronto Star Dec. 3.

Groundbreaking journalist Ginella Massa wins Top 25 Canadian Immigrant award
York University alumna Ginella Massa was featured in Toronto.com Dec. 3.

Use of NDAs has created ‘culture of silence and fear’ on UPEI campus, former prof says
York’s Canada Research Chair and Professor Kate Tilleczek was featured in CBC Investigates Dec. 3.

Madras HC quashes regional passport office’s order impounding passport of filmmaker Leena Manimekalai
York University was mentioned in DT Next Dec. 3.

Me Too: Madras HC orders Leena Manimekalai’s passport to be returned
Leena Manimekalai was featured in News Minute Dec. 3.

Madras High Court Directs Release Of Leena Manimekalai’s Passport In A Week
York University student Leena Manimekalai was quoted in SheThePeople Dec. 3.

Building a better community for women in STEM at York
York University students Maria Sitkovets and Ayana Siddiqui were quoted in Excalibur Dec. 2.

Omicron-variant border bans ignore the evidence, say scientists
York University Professor Steven Hoffman was quoted in Nature Dec. 2.

Jordan is new chairman at FSC
York University alumnus Oliver Jordan was featured in Barbados Today Dec. 2.

Canada: academics vote to reject IHRA definition of anti-Semitism
York University Assistant Professor Faisal Bhabha was mentioned in Middle East Monitor Dec. 2.

Northern Ontario to host development site for electric vehicle technology
York University was mentioned in Northern Ontario Businesses Dec. 2.

Sorbara Group Planning Infill Residential Along Keele near Finch
York University was mentioned in Urban Toronto Dec. 2.