Events

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See below for our upcoming events. There’s something for everyone, so don’t miss out! Check out our past events by viewing our photo gallery.

Questions? Contact the Events team at alumnievents@yorku.ca.

Apr
29
Sat
Glendon Classes of '66-'67 50th Anniversary Reunion @ Sky Room, Glendon Centre of Excellence; Glendon Campus - York University
Apr 29 @ 3:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The classes of ’66 and ’67 sure have a lot to celebrate. It's been 50 years since our classes graduated, and a landmark like this deserves recognition. The Pro Tem Committee— Don Bangay, Peter Broadmore, Margot Dixon, Bob Drummond, John Lennox, John Smith and Virginia Willison—invites you to Glendon's 50th Anniversary Alumni Reunion. Join former classmates and old friends to commemorate an exceptional time in our lives.

The celebration includes:

3:30pm to 5pm – A welcome reception at Glendon’s Centre of Excellence – the state-of-the-art building opened in 2012 that house language labs, open study spaces, an amphitheatre and classrooms.

5pm to 6:15pm – Campus tours with Glendon Student Ambassadors

6:30pm to 9pm – Dinner in the Main Dining Hall

Please RSVP by Wednesday April 19, 2017 as space is limited.
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We look forward to seeing you soon.

Event Details:

Glendon Campus - York University
Sky Room, Glendon Centre of Excellence
2275 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4N 3M6
3:30pm – 9:00pm
Cost: $130 per guest

The event includes one complimentary drink and hors d’oeuvres during reception, a guided tour of the Glendon campus, and dinner in the Dining Hall.Complimentary parking also included.

For ticket orders by cheque or cash, please contact Jenny Evans at ejenny@yorku.ca, or call 416-650-8430.

For those alumni seeking overnight accommodations, we have secured a limited number of rooms at Glendon College. Please contact Pascale Lewin from Glendon Hospitality for information on rates and availability at plewin@yorku.ca, or (416)736-2100 x66798.

May
4
Thu
Kinesiology and Health Science 50th Celebratory Dinner @ Paradise Banquet & Convention Centre
May 4 @ 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Located 5 minutes from campus on the east side of Jane Street, north of Hwy 407, south of Hwy 7

A celebration dinner for alumni, faculty, coaches and staff (current and former), will provide opportunities for visiting with classmates and friends, as well as former teammates, professors and coaches. There will be brief speeches, a slide show and plenty of nostalgia. The dinner is an opportunity to organize a group of alumni or teammates to re-connect, reminisce and celebrate.

It has been 50 years since York University’s School of Kinesiology and Health Science (formerly the Department of Physical Education and Athletics) was created back in 1966-1967 – and the undergraduate academic program, launched in the Fall of 1967, is now in its 50th year.

We want YOU to be part of the KHS 50th celebration!

Tickets are on sale now!

Before March 6, 2017: $65.00 (Early Bird Tickets)

After March 6, 2017: $75.00

Dinner tickets will be available on a first come first serve basis.

Act early, coordinate with former classmates and teammates, and order your tickets, if you want to be part of the big celebration!

May
6
Sat
50th Anniversary Celebration-Hosted by Vanier College! @ York University Vanier College Main Lobby
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – May 7 @ 12:00 am

Gala Event $35

4:00 – 6:00 PM: Reconnect with Vanier Friends, Faculty and Fellows
6:30 -8:30 PM: Dinner and Entertainment, Schulich Executive Dining Room
9:00 - 12:00 AM: Music of the decades with dancing.

Accommodation: $57 (single); $51 (double)

Available Saturday evening in Vanier residence, includes breakfast

Space is limited! Buy your tickets now! 

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More information: http://vanier.laps.yorku.ca/get-involved/vanier-alumni/

May
11
Thu
Markham YorkU Scholars Hub: The Beautiful Brain - How Do We See the World? @ Markham Village Library
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Whether marveling at a work of art or engaging in daily routine, our visual sense and powerful brain let us react with adequate behaviors. Dr. Zoidl explains what our perception of the physical world means for us as individuals and social beings.

Join Markham Public Library and York University as we bring to Markham a taste of the university experience. Each month YorkU faculty will bring their amazing research and provide an opportunity for our community to learn something new.

This is a FREE event, but an RSVP is required.

Please reserve your ticket HERE.