While many of us use it each and every day, we tend to think of paper as simply a medium used to express and share our ideas. But for Deborah Lau-Yu (MDes ’08), York alumna and founding art director at PALETTERA Custom Correspondences, a luxury graphic design and production firm specializing in event invitations, stationery and branding, it is so much more than that.
The York University Lions men’s soccer team won its third straight Ontario University Athletics (OUA) banner with a 2-1 victory over the McMaster Marauders in the championship final on Sunday, Nov. 8 at York Stadium. The Lions become just the third team to three-peat as conference champions since 1965, and the first to accomplish the feat since Western University won four in a row from 1996-99.
York’s growing donor community has come to represent a important component of the University’s ongoing development and success, particularly in the areas of infrastructure, academic recruitment, research and student financial aid. To celebrate and recognize the University’s generous donors for their continuing support, York launched the White Rose Society at a special donor recognition event on Oct. 22, hosted at Toronto’s Gardiner Museum.