Rhonda L. Lenton, president and vice-chancellor of York University, and David Agnew, president of Seneca College, issued a statement on Oct. 23 in response to the provincial government’s decision to cancel the development and related funding for post-secondary education satellite campuses in Ontario.
After a long and fulfilling life, Professor Emeritus Jack Barry Ellis died at his home on Sept. 26. Ellis was the former associate dean of the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University.
York University is part of an international research team that has identified an ice-rich deposit in Mars’ northern plains. Their work explains a key role of ice in shaping the region.