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Supporting Teaching at York — Symposium

The Teaching Commons at York announces that the Supporting Teaching At York (STAY) Symposium will be continuing as planned. This symposium is designed to celebrate the efforts and the achievements of those of who have completed the Senior Teaching Assistant Program as they showcase their dedications and contributions to enhance and enrich student learning. Please […]

Anthropology professor awarded fellowship in medieval studies

York Anthropology Professor and Graduate Program Director Zulfikar Hirji’s research on Islam and Muslim societies has secured him this year’s York Fellowship at the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies (PIMS). Based out of the University of Toronto, PIMS is Canada’s oldest research institute in the humanities and will provide Hirji with an on-site office, research […]

Community Engagement Fellowships in First Nation Communities

Graduate Fellowships available for Summer 2015. Applications are due by Wednesday April 15, 2015. The program is specifically designed to attract Masters or Doctoral students interested in working with a First Nations community in northern Canada this summer. The Fellowships will increase the awareness of challenges found in smaller communities while providing an opportunity for […]