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York retirees raise funds for graduate student awards

In October, a group of retired York University employees will be participating in the Scotiabank Virtual Charity Challenge, to raise money for graduate student awards at York University. The team will be running in Toronto’s High Park on Oct. 6, come out and cheer them on as they take part in this worthy endeavour!

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Chimp in the forest

The 2020-21 Cognitive Science Speaker Series will focus on culture and cognition

The first talk takes place on Sept. 30 from 12:30 to 2:30 and features Dr. Thibaud Gruber, who is senior researcher at the Neuroscience of Emotions and Affective Dynamics lab at the Swiss Institute for Affective Sciences, University of Geneva. Gruber, who has spent many years studying chimpanzees in Uganda and human children in Switzerland, will be speaking on “A Cognitive Approach to Wild Cultures.”