National Day for Truth and Reconciliation panel explores reconciliation in action

More than 700 community members attended York’s National Day for Truth and Reconciliation virtual panel, Sept. 30. The panel was part of a full day of events that concluded with the illumination in orange light of buildings on the Keele and Glendon campuses.
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UNESCO Chair Charles Hopkins recognized with lifetime achievement award

Charles Hopkins is the recipient of the Clean50 Lifetime Achievement Award for his work on a global scale to reorient education towards sustainable development. 
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Join The Centre for its annual Consent Week at York U

York University students, staff and faculty are once again invited to join the Centre for Sexual Violence Response, Support & Education (The Centre) for an online Consent Week at York U, Oct. 4 to 8.
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York asks for student input to create more inclusive community

Students are invited to participate in York's first Student Equity and Diversity Census to help address systemic barriers and optimize educational experiences.
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Schulich announces inaugural Krembil Chair in Health Management and Leadership

Schulich School of Business Adjunct Professor Joseph Mapa, executive director of the Health Industry Management Program, has been appointed to a three-year term, effective July 1.
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SEEC program funding to boost immigrant skills training

The Schulich Executive Education Centre (SEEC) at York University will help unemployed and underemployed immigrants to acquire project management skills thanks to a $400,000 joint agreement with partner organizations and Ontario’s Ministry of Training, Labour and Skills Development.
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Applications are open for the new Innovation York Commercialization Fellowship

York University postgraduate students and postdoctoral Fellows have until Oct. 29 to apply for the new Innovation York Commercialization Fellowship, funded by Innovation York in the Office of the Vice-President Research and Innovation. 
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Learn about 'The Changing Face of Iceland' at EUC film viewing and panel discussion

On Oct. 6 at 12 p.m. Eastern Time, join renowned filmmaker Mark Terry, a contract faculty member in York University's Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change (EUC), for a film viewing and panel discussion on The Changing Face of Iceland, his new documentary about the impacts of climate change on the island nation of Iceland.
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The Justice Crisis: The Cost and Value of Accessing Law, edited by Osgoode Professor Trevor C.W. Farrow and Professor Emeritus Lesley A. Jacobs, named honourable mention in 2021 Walter Owen Book Prize

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