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Learn how grad Deborah Lau-Yu is using design to bring stories to life

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.

Men’s soccer Lions crowned provincial champs for third straight year

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.

Recognizing the University’s top donors with the White Rose Society

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.

Nov 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
We’ll be going through the application process for York University’s master of social work programs and answering any questions you may have.
On the road to Paris: The Trudeau Government and the Environment, Energy and Climate Change @ CPA Ontario
With the Paris COP just around the corner, and Prime Minister Trudeau’s cabinet now named, join the Sustainable Energy Initiative for an important and informative discussion chaired by SEI Co-Chair Prof. Mark Winfield, with five[...]
Nov 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Environmental Studies Vancouver Alumni Reception @ Gowlings Lafleur Henderson LLP | Vancouver | British Columbia | Canada
Noël Sturgeon, Dean, Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES), and Peter Snell (MES/LLB ’94), are co-hosting an exclusive alumni reception for FES Alumni in Vancouver. The event will be held at Gowlings Lafleur Henderson LLP, 550[...]
York Circle Lecture & Lunch Event @ Life Sciences Building, Keele campus, York University
Nov 28 @ 10:45 am – 1:45 pm
York Circle Lecture & Lunch Event @ Life Sciences Building, Keele campus, York University
Join us for the latest edition of The York Circle on Saturday, Nov. 28. Hear four of York’s leading professors speak on a wide range of interesting and topical subjects. Complimentary coffee, light snacks and[...]