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Three York U researchers awarded SSHRC Connection Grants

Three York University professors have been awarded Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Connections Grants, each worth approximately $25,000. The recipients are Professor Roger Keil, Faculty of Environmental Studies and Tier 1 York Research Chair in Global Sub/Urban Studies; Professor Carolyn Podruchny, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies; and Professor Poonam Puri, Osgoode […]

Premier Wynne visits York U to discuss access, teaching & learning innovation and entrepreneurial education

On Monday, York University welcomed a delegation to the Keele campus that included Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, Minister of Transportation Steven Del Duca, Minister of Community and Social Services Helena Jaczek, and Trinity-Spadina MPP Han Dong. York University was one of the first stops on the premier’s week-long tour of postsecondary campuses in Ontario. The […]

Psychology Grad Students Collaborate to Assist Refugees

A group of graduate students in clinical developmental psychology at York University united recently to serve a common cause: to ensure a welcoming environment for incoming refugees. Coming from similar academic backgrounds and having extensive experiences in community settings serving children, youth and families, this group of students created the Psychology Graduate Student (PGS) Refugee […]