While public health restrictions and remote work policies have resulted in improved air quality and reduced greenhouse gas emissions as more people stay home, York University Professor and Sustainable Energy Initiative Co-Chair Mark Winfield questions whether these environmental gains can be sustained.
Board of Governors’ Executive Committee has approved the president’s recommendation that Professor Sharon Murphy be appointed Interim Dean of the Faculty of Education, effective July 1, 2020. Dean Lyndon Martin is taking up the role of Vice-Provost Academic in the Office of the Provost & Vice-President Academic.
FGS 2020 Faculty Teaching Awards recipients Michael Zryd and Michaela Hynie reflect on how the nature of their work has evolved throughout their careers.
An international environmental agreement to regulate the use of chemicals depleting the ozone layer may have inadvertently allowed higher levels of other harmful chemicals to flourish, new research co-led by York University and Environment and Climate Change Canada has found.