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Times Higher Ed rankings place York U in Canada’s top four in social sciences, arts & humanities

York University has ranked among the top four universities in Canada and in the top 100 universities in the world in the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities categories in the 2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings published earlier this month.

Schulich rakes in honours for investment banking, responsible business and the Executive MBA program

The Schulich School of Business at York University is no stranger to accolades, having been consistently named one of the top business schools, both nationally and internationally. And over the past month, the recognition of Schulich’s elite business education does not seem to be slowing down.

John Tory and Bonnie Crombie lead the pack of victorious York alumni in Oct. 27 municipal elections

Southwestern Ontario’s Oct. 27 municipal elections proved to be a big night for York University grads across the board. With showdowns happening across the Toronto, York, Durham, Hamilton/Peel/Halton and Niagara regions, a total of 15 York alumni ended up victorious in a number of positions.

TASTE (Take a Student to Eat) Mentoring Lunches for Students @ Various lunch locations (on and off campus)
September 1, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – April 30, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
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. <a href="http://careers.york
Viva La Creatividad! This exciting three-pronged launch event is being hosted at the beautiful and historic Gladstone Hotel in Toronto on Nov. 2. The event highlights 20 years of FES students, graduates and community members[...]
November 3, 2014 @ 2:30 pm – December 1, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
The University of Toronto, York University and Camões I.P. extend you a warm invitation to attend the events which make up the program “Entre Margens e Memórias: Representações da Diáspora.” It includes talks, film screenings[...]
November 3, 2014 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Faranak Miraftab discusses her forthcoming book, Making a Home in the Heartland: Immigration and Global Labour Mobility, which examines the
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November 4, 2014 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Celebrate the launch of the 2014 York Cares United Way Campaign on Nov. 4 at the President’s Pancake Breakfast in Central Square! For only $2, students, staff and faculty will get served a delicious plate[...]
A lecture given by Tirso Gonzales, assistant professor, Indigenous Studies program, University of British Columbia, Okanagan, entitled “South American Andean Indigenous Emerging Paradigms on Bio-cultural Landscapes in the Context of Climate Change
York Circle Lecture & Lunch Event @ Life Sciences Building, Keele campus, York University
November 29, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
York Circle Lecture & Lunch Event @ Life Sciences Building, Keele campus, York University
Join us for next installment of The York Circle on Saturday, Nov. 29. Hear four of York’s leading professors speak on a wide range of interesting and engaging topics. Complimentary coffee, light snacks and lunch[...]
January 28, 2015 @ 8:30 am – 6:30 pm
The Centre for Human Rights will be hosting its 6th annual Inclusion Day Conference. This year’s theme will be “Past Histories & Present Stories: Finding Meaning in Human Rights” and will explore the following: How[...]