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York alumni are creating sustainable change in their communities

York alumni are creating sustainable change in their communities

As National Volunteer Week comes to a close, we want to thank the volunteers who continue to make an impact...

York releases inaugural list of Top 30 Changemakers Under 30

York releases inaugural list of Top 30 Changemakers Under 30

York University is pleased to announce its first-ever list of Top 30 Changemakers Under 30. These remarkable young alumni are...

York mentoring events bring students and alumni together

York mentoring events bring students and alumni together

The Alumni Engagement team recently held two mentoring sessions for students and alumni. Despite the restrictions of in-person networking and...

York releases summary of economic and social impact report

York releases summary of economic and social impact report

York University contributes $4.4 billion to Ontario’s economy, according to Driving Positive Change: The York University Economic and Social Impact Report...

Claiming a seat at the table

Claiming a seat at the table

Former MP Jean Augustine (LLD '11) helped establish Black History Month in Canada. Now, efforts to fundraise for an endowed...

Eight York alumni appointed to Order of Canada

Eight York alumni appointed to Order of Canada

At the end of 2020, eight York University alumni were appointed to the Order of Canada, in announcements made on...

Opening Minds, Expanding Horizons

“…this entire experience has shown me that conducting research is another meaningful way to contribute to healthcare. Actively engaging in undergraduate research has opened my eyes to how novel ideas can materialize into scientific innovations that have potential to make a difference in the world.”

-- Bach Kim Nguyen

BSc Hons., Chemistry, 2016

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