This week marks the beginning of Asian Heritage Month in Canada. Asian Heritage Month is an opportunity to learn more about the history and achievements of Asian communities in Canada and their contributions to Canadian society.
The revised “Principles to Guide 2021-2022 Course Planning” reflect updated evidence on the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, indicating that capacity limits may be increased for Fall 2021, and that a full return to York’s campuses is very
likely for the Winter 2022 term.
A health services expert led an examination of a year-long study with Syrian refugees and discovered that rates of depression actually rose over the year. This brought to light perceived sinking social support and control, language barriers and more disappointments – predictors of depression, which could point the way to policy change.
On behalf of the York University community, President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton expresses deep sadness about the devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the people of India.