Provost issues COVID-19 update on summer terms, online learning, graduation and convocation

York University is proceeding with a Summer 2020 term and plans to offer as many summer courses as possible through online/remote delivery formats. There will be a one-week delay to the start of the summer term. Unfortunately, it will not be possible for the spring ceremonies to go forward as planned. Alternatives are being explored and updates will be provided as soon as they are available.

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Honorary degree recipient Steven Campbell speaks about the transformative power of kindness

In a convocation address that reflected the enormous impact of his experience as an undergraduate student at York University in the 1970s, Steven Campbell, president of Lifford Wine & Spirits, paid tribute to Professor Emeritus Eric Winter, a past master of Calumet College. It was Winter’s kindness and understanding of Campbell that helped propel the entrepreneur to follow his dreams to become a global leader in carbon-neutral wines.

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