York U in the news: interdisciplinary research, salary negotiations and more

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York U invests in interdisciplinary research through CIRC initiative
York University President and Vice-Chancellor, Rhonda Lenton, and Vice-President Research and Innovation, Amir Asif, were quoted in Academica Top Ten Dec. 9.

Newcomers to Canada often face barriers finding jobs, Aurora researcher says
York University student Shruti Kalyanaraman was featured in Toronto Star Dec. 9.

Avoid these 5 phrases when asking for a raise—and what to say instead, according to a salary negotiations expert
York University instructor Fotini Iconomopoulos contributed to CNBC Dec. 8.

The long fight against sexual harassment and assault at Ontario universities
York University was mentioned in TVO.org Dec. 8.

AFSPA without economic development will never succeed
Former Director at the Schulich School of Business (India Program), V Raghunathan contributes to Times of India Dec. 8.

‘Non-Application Of Mind, Impounding Over A Private Complaint Without Any Rhyme Or Reason’: Madras High Court On Impounding Of Leena Manimekalai’s Passport
York University student Leena Manimekalai was featured in Live Law Dec. 8.

5 astronomical phenomena this retiring professor will still chase
York University Professor Paul Delaney was featured in CTV News Dec. 10.

Children ages 5 to 11 are getting COVID-19 vaccinations: What this might mean for the holidays and the Omicron variant
York University Associate Professor Dasantila Golemi-Kotra and Professor Jianhong Wu were quoted in Yahoo News Dec. 9.

MRU report outlines issues facing today’s seniors in Canada
York University Associate Professor Brad Meisner was quoted in Calgary Herald Dec. 9.

How skilled newcomers can stave off major career sacrifices when job-seeking
York University Associate Professor Jelena Zikic contributed to Canadian Immigrant magazine Dec. 9.

Cargill labour disruption avoided
York University was mentioned in Western Producer Dec. 9.

Universities have a sexual violence problem, Charlene Senn has part of the solution
York University alumna Charlene Senn was featured in University Affairs Dec. 9.

The best Canadian nonfiction of 2021
York University was mentioned in CBC Books Dec. 9.

‘Community spirit is stronger than ever’: Residents being recognized by Newmarket chamber, Upper Canada Mall
York University alumna Sarah Nguyen was featured in Newmarket Today Dec. 9.

Georgian College names new associate VP
York University alumnus Maher Ghalayini was featured in Barrie Today Dec. 9.

6 elements of a perfect pitch every founder needs to nail
Cherry Rose Tan, Entrepreneur in Residence with Schulich’s School of Business, was featured in Startup Here Dec. 9.

Make your dream come true with Startup India’s new initiative “Together 2022”
York University was mentioned in The Digital Hacker Dec. 9.

Man in the arena – almost perfect
York University Professor Gordon Flett spoke to ESPN Dec. 7.