Launch of 'Living Well Together: Keele Campus Vision and Strategy'

Living Well Together: Keele Campus Vision and Strategy is a foundational document that sets a clear path forward for re-imagining more than 190 acres on York’s Keele Campus. The document was approved by the Board of Governors of York University at its meeting on Nov. 30. 
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Announcement of the renewal of provost and vice-president academic

The Board of Governors of York University has approved the re-appointment of Lisa Philipps as Provost & Vice-President Academic for an additional five-year term, commencing July 1, 2022, and ending June 30, 2027.
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Announcement of new vice-president, advancement

Following an extensive national and international search, the Board of Governors of York University has accepted the recommendation of the search committee that Susana Gajic-Bruyea be appointed vice-president, advancement. Her initial five-year term commences January 1, 2022.
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Last meteor shower of the year to light up the night sky

The year 2021 will end with a light show as the Geminids meteor shower rains down from the darkness of night, starting Dec. 3. The peak time to view the display offered by the Geminids meteor shower is late in the evening on Monday, Dec. 13 into the wee hours of Tuesday, Dec. 14.
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New book focuses on the Quilombolas of Brazil

The book, Mulheres Quilombolas, Interseccionalidades, e Políticas Públicas, has a special connection to York University. Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies political science Professor Simone Bohn is one of the book's editors.
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Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies names new special advisor on student success

Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Professor Daniel Kikulwe will be taking on the role of Special Advisor on Student Success. 
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Professor Emeritus Ron Owston answers questions about teaching with Zoom during webinar

York University Professor Emeritus Ron Owston will deliver his final free webinar for this term, and will open the floor to questions during the Dec. 8 event "Ask Ron Anything About Teaching with Zoom."
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National Day of Remembrance & Action on Violence Against Women, Dec. 6


Filmmaker and York contract faculty member Mark Terry's Youth Climate Report, an interactive documentary film project, is featured in Sweden's Syre magazine

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