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Alumni Matters – May 2013

New book on bullying provides parents with a practical guide to prevention

Bullying Prevention: What Parents Need to Know is a practical guide for parents who are concerned about bullying. The book was co-authored by alumni Wendy Craig (MA '89, PhD '93), Joanne Cummings (BA Hons. '91, MA '94, PhD ’01) and Debra Pepler, Distinguished Research Professor in York University’s Faculty of Health. » More

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York's president and Osgoode grad are in contention for the RBC Top 25 Immigrant Awards

Canadian Immigrant magazine has kicked off voting for the awards, which identify and celebrate the inspiring stories and achievements of Canadian immigrants. York's President and Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri and Osgoode alumnus and YUAA board member Michael Tulloch (BA '86, LLB '89) have been short listed for the award. » For more and to vote


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Celebrated author Nino Ricci tells creative writing students that the best time to be a writer is now

York alumnus and celebrated author Nino Ricci (BA ’81) spoke to recipients of the President's Creative Writing Awards at a reception on April 3. During his talk, he mentioned why he thinks this is one of the best times in history to be a writer. » Video and more

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York unveils its own tipi, a place to learn and foster awareness

Gathered around a small, smoky fire inside the newest addition to the York landscape, members of the University’s indigenous community and administration officially unveiled the York Tipi. Standing among tall trees outside of Osgoode Hall Law School, next to Hart House, the tipi is a reminder that the University sits on traditional Ojibway land. » More

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Distinguished digital arts and experimental media scholar is appointed as the new dean for the Faculty of Fine Arts

Shawn Brixey joins York University as the newly appointed dean for the Faculty of Fine Arts. Brixey will come to York from the University of Washington, where he is an associate professor of digital arts and experimental media in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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Chief Emmanuel Mbulu

Q&A: Emmanuel Mbulu (BA ’77, BA Hons. ’80): From struggling student to philanthropic chief

In 2006, remembering his struggle as an international student, Mbulu established the Chief Emmanuel Mbulu Award to help York students of Nigerian heritage in financial need. Last year, he renewed his initial donation of $12,500 to support the bursary. » More

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Argos bring Grey Cup to York U’s Red and White Day spirit rally

Former York Lions Ricky Foley, Andre Durie and alumnus Jeff Johnson (BA ’02), now members of the Toronto Argonauts Grey Cup championship team, paid a special visit to the Red and White Day rally in the Student Centre on March 26.

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