Dean's letter: Going digital has not shut doors

In his letter to the community, Dean JJ McMurtry writes about how the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies has embraced the power and potential of online learning. New experiential learning opportunities, enhanced online engagement and a powerful Toolkit for Student Success are some of the innovations taking place during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Gaming is serious business for LA&PS students 

Steve Gennaro, an instructor in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, is pushing the boundaries in pedagogy and creating learning spaces in a gamified, non-linear and choose-your-own-adventure format. His students are responding with phenomenal work, passion for the subject material and are active agents in their own learning journey.

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York University launches new anti-Black racism framework and draft action plan

In a message to the York University community, President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton, and Sheila Cote-Meek, vice-president, Equity, People and Culture, share “Addressing Anti-Black Racism: A Framework on Black Inclusion” and the accompanying “Draft Action Plan on Black Inclusion: For Further Consultation.” Both documents will guide the University’s approach to combatting anti-Black racism, both on and off York’s campuses.

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