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York University is proud to be a NAIG venue for #Team88

AANIIN BOOZHOO, SHE:KON, TANSI, TUNNGASUGIT, WACHAY: Welcome athletes & guests of the North American Indigenous Games to York U! York University is among several venues in the Greater Toronto Area and surrounding regions that will serve as a venue for the North American Indigenous Games, which provide Indigenous youth, 13 to 19 years of age, […]

President Emeritus Mamdouh Shoukri closes out a decade of impact

York President Emeritus Mamdouh Shoukri bid the York University community an early farewell last month during a reception hosted by Faculty of Health Professor Lesley Beagrie, chair of the University Senate. The event took place on June 1 in the Scott Library Atrium. Sporting his trademark grin, Shoukri was all smiles during the reception as […]

The Milky Way could be home to 100 billion failed stars

An international research team has discovered that anywhere from 25 to 100 billion failed stars reside in the Milky Way Galaxy. The Milky Way Galaxy is the celestial home to Earth. The failed stars, which are known as Brown dwarfs, are astronomical entities that are too large to be planets and too small to be […]