York U in the news: Pride, boredom and entrepreneurship

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Ukraine was the ‘queer capital of Eastern Europe.’ Russia’s war changed everything
Assistant Professor Yvonne Su was quoted in USA Today June 21.

Kean Birch: Digital charter bill will do little to protect Canadians’ personal data 
Associate Professor Kean Birch contributes to National Post June 21.

They’ve known for ‘quite literally decades.’ Why a landmark police apology fell flat for so many Black Torontonians
Professor Michael Friendly was quoted in Toronto Star June 21.

Pride Toronto 2022: This party should be a riot
David Semaan, a PhD candidate of political science at York University, contributed to Yahoo! News Canada June 21.

‘Parental rights’ lobby puts trans and queer kids at risk
Professor Jen Gilbert contributes to Yahoo! News Canada June 21.

We have been demonizing boredom for centuries. We just discovered that it is the best thing that can happen to us
Professor John Eastwood is mentioned in Thenewstrace June 22.

Quebec chief justice steps down, reflects on challenges posed by pandemic, lack of resources
Professor Bruce Preston was mentioned in The Lawyer’s Daily June 21.

Media Release – York U and Town of Aurora ink five-year pledge to build a better future together 
York University President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda Lenton was quoted in Town of Aurora June 21.

YSpace Business Incubator/Accelerator Hub supporting entrepreneurship 
York University President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda Lenton was quoted in Town of Georgina June 21.

Decolonizing Climate: part I of a series
Associate Professor Deborah McGregor was quoted in The Manitoulin Expositor June 22.

CTV News Channel 
Assistant Professor Trevor Vandenboer spoke to CTV News Channel June 21.

CBC Radio One 88.9FM (CBTK) at June 21st 2022 7:23 AM 
Associate Professor Sapna Sharma spoke to CBC Radio One June 21.

CHCQ Cool 100.1 at June 21st 2022 8:22 AM
Assistant Professor Kiera Brant-Birioukov spoke to CHCQ Cool 100.1 June 21.

Scientists head to one of the foggiest places on Earth to study phenomena
York University was mentioned in The Weather Network June 21.

Two Rama First Nation residents earn Hydro One scholarships
York University was mentioned in OrilliaMatters.com June 21.

Decision to move track and field trials to Toronto ahead of games not a cause for concern, says host society
York University was mentioned in The Niagara Independent June 21.

York U hosts GO-VAXX mobile clinic
York University was mentioned in Markham Review June 21.