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Entrepreneurs Doug and Sandra Bergeron expand their investment in York U to $10 million

On Sept. 29, York University announced that Doug and Sandra Bergeron have increased their support of the Lassonde School of Engineering to a record-breaking $10-million. In recognition of this exceptional and continued support from the Bergeron family, the school’s new home will be named the Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence.

President’s Message to Alumni

This year’s Town Hall meeting on Sept. 16 brought together members from across York’s diverse community of students, alumni, staff, faculty and friends to engage in a conversation about the proposed new York University campus in York Region and our Yes to York campaign in support of this initiative.

York Youth Connection bids farewell at 40th Reunion Celebration

After 40 years of serving the University’s extended community, providing a safe and fun learning environment for generations of young campers and offering unique opportunities for York students to build and showcase leadership skills, the York Youth Connection summer day camp bid farewell at a Sept. 20 celebration.

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
Hong Kong Alumni Reception @ Conrad Hong Kong
October 22, 2014 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
Hong Kong Alumni Reception @ Conrad Hong Kong | Hong Kong Island | Hong Kong
This October, York will be hosting events in Hong Kong and Beijing. Enjoy evening receptions in either city with Martin Singer, dean of the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, and Jeff O’Hagan, vice-president[...]
Temporary migrants often experience precariousness due to their terms of stay in Canada, and few routes are available for them to seek permanent residence. Even when migrants acquire permanent residence or citizenship, they continue to[...]
Beijing Alumni Reception @ Hilton Beijing Wangfujing
October 28, 2014 @ 6:30 am – 8:30 am
Beijing Alumni Reception @ Hilton Beijing Wangfujing | Beijing | Beijing | China
This October, York will be hosting events in Hong Kong and Beijing. Enjoy evening receptions in either city with Martin Singer, dean of the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, and Jeff O’Hagan, vice-president[...]
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[...]
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[...]