Alumni volunteers required to mentor first generation students

Completing a degree can be a challenge for anyone, especially for students who are the first in their family to attend university. We are looking for 15 alumni volunteers to feature as mentors for students at York’s First-Generation Networking Event in October 2019. Alumni and students who share the experience of being first generation will […]

Alumni Profile - Gregory Scott (BA ’03)

Gregory Scott (BA ’03) graduated from LA&PS with a BA in East Asian Studies. He earned his master’s degree at the University of Toronto before completing his PhD at Columbia University. He is currently a lecturer of Chinese Culture and History at the University of Manchester in the UK. We chatted with him about his […]

York U partners on multiple Telefilm Talent to Watch films

Six York U alumni teams got the green light for funding up to $125,000 for their first feature films through Telefilm Canada’s 2019 Talent to Watch program. Now in its second year, the juried program supports the production, digital distribution and promotion of a first feature-length film or other format of narrative-based audiovisual content made specifically for […]


New colours. New team. New stadium. Same campus. For four members of York9 Football Club, their days as York Lions may be over but they've returned to the York University campus to play in familiar surroundings for the inaugural season of the Canadian Premier League (CPL). York alumni Michael Cox, Daniel Gogarty, Ryan Telfer, and Colm […]

Alumni Profile - Diana Golts (BA '10)

Diana Golts (BA ’10) graduated from LA&PS and is currently a producer living in New York City since graduating with an MFA in film from Columbia University. She worked as producer on Chapa and Mal de Ojo, and as associate producer on The Last Defense, and Enemies: The President, Justice and the FBI and is […]

Executive Program in Transformational Leadership

Take Your Organization to New Heights Enhance your capabilities to a senior level in the five critical competency areas needed to transform your organization and lead it into a new era of innovation and digitization: Managing and Leading Change Innovation & Digital Transformation Strategic Leadership Financial Planning Advanced Coaching Skills This dynamic five-day senior leadership […]

Alumni Spotlight: Doug Ross (BA '83)

DOUG ROSS BA 1983 Why did you choose to study at York? After producing small scale theatre in the late 1970’s (and losing most of my investments) it became obvious that I needed to fast track my understanding of both dance and theatre and their commercial production. After a look around at options, I decided to invest […]