Current News

New dean appointed to the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

Professor Ananya Mukherjee-Reed, who will be starting her tenure on July 1, is well known to members of the York community. She joined the Department of Political Science in the (former) Faculty of Arts in 1995 as Assistant Professor, and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2000 and Full Professor in 2010. From 2011 to 2014, she served as Chair of the department.

Markham YouTube star and York grad to appear at Toronto Fan Fest

For the first time, Google is taking some of its North American YouTube superstars on the road with an event at Yonge-Dundas Square May 2. Six YouTube stars will be on the free event’s bill, including York’s own Lilly Singh, 26, best known on YouTube as “Superwoman”.

Five York alumni on ‘Corporate Knights’ Top 30 Under 30 list

Five York University alumni have made it onto the Corporate Knights Top 30 Under 30 Sustainability Leaders list as Canadian youth who have a proven track record in sustainable development. The five York alumni on the list are: Jamieson Saab (MES ’11), Klaudia Olejnik (Spec. Hons. BBA ’09, MBA ’14), Adam Camenzuli (Spec. Hons. iBBA ’10), Mustafa Nazari (Spec. Hons. BES ’11) and Afzal Habib (iBBA ’10).

TASTE (Take a Student to Eat) Mentoring Lunches for Students @ Various lunch locations (on and off campus)
Sep 1 2014 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 30 2016 @ 12:00 pm
TASTE (Take a Student to Eat) Mentoring Lunches for Students @ Various lunch locations (on and off campus)
The Take a Student to Eat (TASTE) program is a partnership between the York University Career Centre and Alumni Relations designed to give York students and alumni an opportunity to make meaningful connections. TASTE gives York[...]
Koerner Speaker Series ft. Wade Davis: The Wayfinders -- Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in a Modern World
Every culture is a unique answer to a fundamental question: What does it mean to be human and alive? Wade Davis leads us on a thrilling journey to celebrate the wisdom of the world’s indigenous[...]
New York Alumni Reception @ Upper Story - West Dining Room
May 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New York Alumni Reception @ Upper Story - West Dining Room | New York | New York | United States
  There’s no place like home—and that is why we’re bringing York to you with the New York Alumni Reception. On May 7, reunite with York so you can tell us what you’ve been up to[...]
York Circle Lecture & Lunch Event @ Life Sciences Building, Keele campus, York University
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
York Circle Lecture & Lunch Event @ Life Sciences Building, Keele campus, York University
Join us for the next instalment of The York Circle on Saturday, May 9. Hear four members of the University’s academic community speak on a wide range of interesting and engaging topics. Complimentary coffee, light snacks and lunch will[...]
May 13 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Glendon Alumni Breakfast 2015 @ Glendon Hall | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Le français suit l’anglais All Glendon alumni are cordially invited to Glendon’s Alumni Breakfast to connect, reconnect, meet new people and old friends at Glendon. Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Time: 8:30am – 10:30am Location:[...]
Glendon CAPPA Conference in Public Management
Fourth Annual CAPPA Conference in Public Management: CAPPA compressed Public Management in Theory and Practice Date: May 25-­26, 2015 Location: Centre of Excellence, Glendon College, York University, Toronto, Ontario Dear Colleague: The fourth Annual CAPPA[...]
London Alumni Reception @ High Commission of Canada, Canada House, Trafalgar Square
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mamdouh Shoukri President & Vice-Chancellor Alan Kessel (LLB ’79) Deputy High Commissioner to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Dezsö Horváth Dean, Schulich School of Business and Jeff O’Hagan Vice-President Advancement cordially[...]
Jun 12 – Jun 19 all-day
York Spring Convocation 2015
The next generation of York grads are convocating this June. Whether you’re a family member, a friend or a graduating student, all your questions about our spring convocation celebrations can be answered by visiting the[...]
Join us for a special event and participate in the creation of the York University Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Poet-Tree installation, an Ignite community partner of the Games. The Poet-Tree project brings together poetry and[...]