An end of year message from President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda Lenton

President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton offers an end of year message and announces the publication Righting the Future: 2021 President’s Report.
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An important update to the community on end-of-term plans

In light of recent guidance issued by the Ontario government with respect to the Omicron variant and COVID-19, President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton offers an important update on the end of the fall term and modifications to the winter term.
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York University named top team in Flight for Sight event

The York University – Libraries and YCAR team was named a top team in the Orbis Flight for Sight virtual event. The York University team obtained top scores in this charity event after competing against other teams from Canada and United States.
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Parking options for Jan. 1, 2022

There are many options for parking on the Keele and Glendon campuses. Parking Services has created a useful summary of these options for University community members.
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Chemist Cora Young receives Chemical Institute of Canada early career award

Cora Young, associate professor of chemistry and the Guy Warwick Rogers Chair in Chemistry in the Faculty of Science, has been named the 2022 recipient of the Environment Division Early Career Research Award from the Chemical Institute of Canada.
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Canada-China Initiatives Fund supports three projects on Asian research

Three faculty-led research projects out of York University’s Centre for Asian Research (YCAR) are recipients of funding through YCAR’s Canada-China Initiatives Fund.
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UN SDGs essential to 2022 Academic Innovation Fund grant applications


Associate Professor Greg Albo was interviewed by CounterPunch to discuss how the outsized role businesses play in everyday life has been accepted by many in government and by ordinary people

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Call for nominations for the President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards

The President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards honour those who, through innovation and commitment, have significantly enhanced the quality of learning by York students. Nominations are due Jan. 28, 2022.
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December 16, 2021

7 to 10 p.m.

International Indigenous Student Knowledge Fair

January 19, 2022

12:30 to 2 p.m.

Residential Schools By Design: Canada’s Responsibility for Historic and Ongoing Genocide


Nomination deadline for the President’s Research Awards extended to Dec. 20

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Make your donation to York before Dec. 31 for 2021 tax receipt

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