How Canada's universities and colleges are handling the Fall 2021 semester. Click here for more York U in the news

York University was mentioned in Refinery29 July 27. Read full story. Researchers vacuumed DNA from the air to see what animals are near York University Professor Elizabeth Clare was mentioned in the Smithsonian Magazine July 28. Read full story. Green Party chooses Ran Zhu as Wellington-Halton Hills candidate York University alumnus Ran Zhu was profiled in the Wellington Advertiser July 27. Read full story. Beach resident Andrew Donaldson honoured by The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada Glendon Campus alumnus Andrew James Donaldson was profiled in Beach Metro

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'Our biggest competition is going to be within our own country.' Meet Canada's double-threat Olympic beach volleyball teams. Click here for more York U in the news

York University alumna Melissa Humana-Paredes and former York University student-athlete Brandie Wilkerson were profiled in the National Post July 23. Read full story. Vacuuming DNA from air can reveal which animals are present in an area York University Professor Elizabeth Clare was quoted in New Scientist July 23. Read full story. Know your Olympians: Haseeb, Bisma eye swimming medals for Pakistan in Tokyo York University alumnus Syed Muhammad Haseeb Tariq was profiled in the Express Tribune July 27. Read full story. Profile: All roads lead to music, storytelling for Michael

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In the wake of Indian Residential School findings, how can we cheer for Canada at the Olympics? Click here for more York U in the news

An op-ed by York University Professor Estee Fresco was published in the Conversation July 22. Read full story. ‘Canada was basically built on white supremacy’: Why calls to rename streets, take down statues are finally being heard York University Professor Marcel Martel was quoted in Yahoo News Canada July 22. Read full story. What you say to your child minutes after vaccination can calm them York University Professor Rebecca Pillai Riddell was quoted on VeryWellHealth.com July 22. Read full story. Locked down in a Toronto apartment, an expat Newfoundland couple

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Toronto's universities boast about two dozen Tokyo Olympians. Click here for more York U in the news

York University student Jason Ho-Shue, plus many former students and alumni, were mentioned in the Toronto Star July 21. Read full story. Perfectionism can become a vicious cycle in families York University Professor Gordon Flett was quoted in The Atlantic July 19. Read full story. From the profound to the profane, the Quarantine Hotline captures pandemic thoughts that are rarely spoken aloud York University Professor Robert T. Muller was quoted in the Globe and Mail July 18. Read full story. Beach volleyball threads through Melissa Humana-Paredes’ bond with father York

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Arts venues set the stage for wonder, the critical sense we need for post-pandemic innovation. Click here for more York U in the news

An op-ed by York University Professor David Weitzner was published in the Conversation July 15. Read full story. Extreme heat waves are putting lakes and rivers in hot water this summer An op-ed co-written by York University Professor Sapna Sharma was published in the Conversation July 15. Read full story. How to talk to younger children about COVID-19 vaccinations once they become available York University Professor Rebecca Pillai Riddell was quoted on CTVNews.ca July 15. Read full story. COVID-19 isn’t over. But here’s how some of our readers hope to

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Maitreyi Ramakrishnan on navigating stardom, cyber-trolling and life at large. Click here for more York U in the news

York University student Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was profiled in Vogue July 12. Read full story. ‘Never Have I Ever’ star on navigating pandemic-era stardom from a distance in Canada York University student Maitreyi Ramakrishnan was profiled in the Toronto Star July 12. Read full story. ‘Eat, habibi, eat!’: Chef Shahir Massoud evokes the flavours of his childhood with a familiar refrain Schulich School of Business alumnus Shahir Massoud was profiled in the Vancouver Sun July 9. Read full story. What does Richard Branson’s historic space flight mean for the future of

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Dancing can improve symptoms of Parkinson's disease in some patients, study shows. Click here for more York U in the news

Faculty of Health Professor Joseph DeSouza was interviewed on CTV News July 7. Read full story. The Charmed, Haunting Art of Laura Peturson York University alumna Laura Peturson was profiled in the Provincetown Independent July 7. Read full story. Lakehead welcomes ‘accomplished scholar’ as new dean York University alumna and former faculty member Mirella Stroink was profiled in Orillia Matters July 7. Read full story. Most Canadians experience racism where they live: poll York University’s Institute for Social Research was featured in Asian Pacific News July 6. Read full story. In

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Bringing art into public spaces can improve the social fabric of a city. Click here for more York U in the news

Rhiannon Cobb, a PhD student in social and political thought at York University, wrote an op-ed that was featured in Devdiscourse July 6. Read full story. Ontario’s workforce advisory committee faces criticism David Doorey, a law professor at York University, was quoted in the HR Reporter July 6. Read full story. Implicit bias within Canadian media often means providing excuses for white accused Shila Khayambashi, PhD candidate in Communication and Culture at York University, authored an op-ed in The Conversation July 6. Read full story. Inside TikTok’s booming dissociative identity disorder

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Get ready for the pandemic tattoo boom. Click here for more York U in the news

York University Professor Deborah Davidson was quoted on cbc.ca June 29. Read full story. Canada Day mostly safe from COVID outdoors, ‘but no kissing strangers.’ York University Professor Shayna Rosenbaum was quoted in the Ottawa Citizen June 30. Read full story. Ebrahim Raisi’s election represents a return to ideological moorings of 1979 Iranian revolution An op-ed by Ramin Jahanbegloo, the Noor-York Chair in Islamic Studies at York University, was published in the Indian Express June 30. Read full story. Mysterious methane detections on Mars baffle NASA scientists Lassonde School of

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Graduations and vaccinations collide: Getting the jab means a return to the small joys of teen life. Click here for more York U in the news

Incoming York University student Juaria Mohammed was quoted in the Globe and Mail June 28. Read full story. Technology in construction sector is slow to grow, new report says Schulich School of Business Professor James McKellar was quoted in the Globe and Mail June 29. Read full story. Greenwash or lifeline? Tough rules needed for credible net-zero plans York University Adjunct Professor Tzeporah Berman was quoted in Thomson Reuters Foundation News June 28. Read full story. First Nations women’s rights activist commemorated in Canada Google doodle The late York University

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