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SEEC 10% discount for York alumni

SCHULICH EXECUTIVE EDUCATION CENTRE (SEEC) (York Alumni receive 10% discount – please call us directly to discuss on how to receive)  The Masters Certificate in Organizational Development and Change September 28, 2017 – December 14, 2017 (Program Duration:  17 days)  Schulich Executive Education Centre (SEEC) is proud to offer The Masters Certificate in Organizational Development […]

Alumni support sparks young minds' curiosity in the sciences

Earle Nestmann (MSc ’71, PhD ’74) knows first-hand the importance of discovery. Inspired by his experience exploring the challenges and joys of research, which helped to change, shape and direct the course of his life, the York University alumnus recently provided a legacy gift in support of the Sci-X: Science Explorations Summer Camps. “It’s a […]

Non-profit led by York alumna provides MES student with rich internship experience

York University’s Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES) is providing opportunities for current students and alumni to work together through enriched mentorship and real-life work experiences. Master of Environmental Studies (MES) candidate Craig Stephens recently completed an internship withPlug’n Drive, a non-profit organization lead by York alumna Cara Clairman (MES LLB ’93) that is accelerating the adoption of electric […]

Schulich research shows celebrity memorabilia collectors strongly judged

New research out of York University’s Schulich School of Business shows that those who collect celebrity memorabilia are susceptible to judgment by others in some unexpected and startling ways. Many people acquire celebrity memorabilia in hopes that some of the star power will rub off. However, the study “How inferred contagion biases dispositional judgments of […]

York U to confer honorary degrees on 12 remarkable Canadians at spring convocation

York University will recognize the tremendous contributions of a dozen community and business leaders including Canada’s Governor General, a judge, journalists and scholars at this year’s spring convocation ceremonies. An inspiring Canadian athlete will also be recognized with an honorary degree. “This year’s honorary degree recipients truly are a remarkable group of Canadians, who embody […]

Soon-to-be graduates celebrate at GRADitude 2017

On April 27, some of York University's soon-to-be alumni, comprised of the brightest and most engaged students, gathered at the Rosehill Venue and Lounge in Toronto for the annual GRADitude celebration. Over 200 people, including existing alumni, donors and sponsors, filled the intimate venue to celebrate the achievements and dedication of the soon to be […]