York University is creating the Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change to respond to the urgent global need for sustainable and just solutions to critical challenges posed by environmental change and urbanization.
The Schulich School of Business has taken a strong lead in the National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE) or “Nessie” for short. The Faculties of Environmental Studies and Science in second and third-place. Schulich won the coveted NSSE Cup in 2014 and 2017.
After the bombshell of the Panama Papers hit the news, two intrepid academics pursued accountability. They launched a study that looked at how Twitter could elicit audience reaction, and how publicly minded academics could expedite the process.