York U in the news: disaster preparedness, adoption ban and more

How Canadians can prepare in case of a winter blackout amid extreme cold, snowstorms
York University Professor Jack Rozdilsky was interviewed in the National Post Jan. 19.

Canada’s controversial ban on adoptions from several Muslim countries sparks court challenge
Osgoode Hall Law School Professor Faisal Bhabha was quoted on ici.radio-canada.ca Jan. 22.

York University hires Dexter Janke as its new head football coach
York University’s new football head coach Dexter Janke was profiled in the Toronto Star Jan. 22.

Anti-racist, culturally responsive French immersion: Listening to racialized students is an important step towards equitable education
An op-ed by York University PhD candidate Marika Kunnas was published in the Conversation Jan. 21.

‘Confuse it with an airplane it’s so bright’: This week’s 2024 wolf moon for Ontario will have close company  – Jupiter
York University Professor Elaina Hyde was quoted in the Hamilton Spectator Jan. 23.

Should gambling advertisements be limited?; Vacation nightmares: CBC’s Marketplace cheat sheet
York University Professor Markus Giesler was quoted in CBC News Jan. 21.

Calls rise for options as high-cost lenders warn coming rate cap will cut some off
York University Professor Brenda Spotton Visano was quoted in CityNews Jan. 21.

Employee dissatisfaction is increasing – how can HR hang on to ‘thriving stars’?
York University Professor Marie-Hélène Budworth was interviewed in Human Resources Director Canada Jan. 19.

Five years that profoundly shaped the world
York University Professor Deborah Neill was mentioned on cbc.ca Jan. 22.

Police reports are failing cyclists. Here’s the proof
York University Professor Alison Macpherson was mentioned in Bicycling Jan. 19.

Newmarket marks Black History Month with theme ‘Ain’t No Stopping Us Now’
York University Professor Natasha Henry-Dixon was mentioned on NewmarketToday.ca Jan. 19.

South Bruce CLC hears experimental testing data on NWMO multi-barrier system
York University was mentioned in the Hamilton Spectator Jan. 19.

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