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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.

In this lecture, visiting lecturer Carlota Monroy will describe her team’s work with villagers in Guatemala to combat Chagas. Chagas is a parasitic disease that can affect various organs, potentially resulting in death. The parasite[...]
Dec 8 @ 8:45 am – 3:45 pm
At the symposium, panellists and participants will engage with issues of health and well-being of villagers in conservation contexts in Costa Rica, HIV prevention with indigenous youth in Canada, public health and climate change, and[...]
Featuring guest lecturer Payam Akhavan (SJD), associate professor in the Faculty of Law at McGill University. RSVP to: La conférence sera en anglais. This conference will be held in English. Sponsored by Bennett & Gastle[...]