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Karine Morin (BA ’91 Translation & Women’s Studies)

Karine Morin (BA ’91 Translation & Women’s Studies)

Shattering ceilings to advocate for social justice Pathway(s): Law Title: Justice of the Peace, Minister of the Attorney General When it comes to helping people in need, Karine Morin has never shied away from taking on a challenge, having a difficult conversation or venturing where others have not. And from her time as a student at Glendon […]

Francophonie Week at Glendon

Francophonie Week at Glendon

In collaboration with community organizations, this year's Francophonie week program celebrates the French language and diverse cultures of the international Francophone community. Click on the title for each event for more information, and register using the RSVP links. Nadja Curumthaully : Mauritian Francophonie: Language and Diversity Date : Monday, March 18thTime : 12:30 PM - […]

GNL project inspires future French-language teachers

GNL project inspires future French-language teachers

By Elaine Smith A French immersion high-school teacher who joined York University’s Glendon College pursued a Globally Networked Learning (GNL) project to help his students build connections and advance their academic journeys.  A frequent participant in a global scholars program with his students from elementary and middle schools, teacher Jafar Hussain has long understood the value of students building […]

Black History Month at Glendon

Black History Month at Glendon

This year's Black History Month program will focus on Black Educators and Black Education. Click on the title for each event for more information, and register using the RSVP links. EVENTS The Harriett Tubman Institute: Opening Ceremony Date: Thursday, February 1, 2024Time: 2 PM  Location: Resource Centre 314 York Lanes, York University, 4700 Keele St RSVP REDDI […]

Take part in the 2024 Research Festival !

Take part in the 2024 Research Festival !

The Glendon Research and Innovation office invites undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students to exhibit their individual and group research projects at the Student Research Showcase during the annual Glendon Research Festival which will take place from April 2nd to April 4th, 2024. This call for participation invites proposals in English and French, research presentations can […]

Evan Light, associate professor at York University and a specialist in surveillance and privacy, speaks to CBC News about this concerns on the normalization of surveillance

Evan Light, associate professor at York University and a specialist in surveillance and privacy, speaks to CBC News about this concerns on the normalization of surveillance

Tools capable of extracting personal data from phones or computers are being used by 13 federal departments and agencies, according to contracts obtained under access to information legislation and shared with Radio-Canada.   Radio-Canada has also learned those departments' use of the tools did not undergo a privacy impact assessment as required by federal government directive.  The tools in question […]

Presenting the Best Moments of 2023

Presenting the Best Moments of 2023

Celebrating all the ways in which the Glendon community created positive change in 2023. Two Glendon alumna recognized as YorkU’s Top 30 under 30   Living and Learning in Retirement (LLIR) celebrated their 50th anniversary at Glendon      Glendon welcomed 80 representatives from the Congolese community to celebrate Nobel Prize recipient Dr. Denis Mukwege  Glendon students […]

Meet Sonya Morson, Glendon Academic Excellence Scholarship recipient

Meet Sonya Morson, Glendon Academic Excellence Scholarship recipient

Sonya is a fourth-year student in the Honours Trilingual iBSc in Biology at Glendon, but also a disabled and mature student. She is a second-generation Italian-Canadian, a musician, an athlete, a hopeful activist, and an incredibly curious individual, who keeps herself occupied with a wide variety of interests. After graduating from her specialist arts high […]

York University’s Glendon College leads conversation about the future of Arctic security

York University’s Glendon College leads conversation about the future of Arctic security

A panel of experts debate how to best prepare for the profound changes that lie ahead in the North As the region risks becoming the new frontline for confrontation between global powers, the Glendon Global Debates return this month to examine the impact on the economic and social life of the people who call the […]

Susan Pond, Recently Appointed Director of the Glendon School of Public & International Affairs (GSPIA), Awarded as Senior Fellow by NATO Security Force Assistance Centre of Excellence (SFA COE)

Susan Pond, Recently Appointed Director of the Glendon School of Public & International Affairs (GSPIA), Awarded as Senior Fellow by NATO Security Force Assistance Centre of Excellence (SFA COE)

We are honoured to announce that Susan Pond, Director of the Glendon School of Public & International Affairs, has been awarded as Senior Fellow by NATO SFA COE in recognition of the special relationship developed with the Centre in supporting its strategy and related products for the NATO Alliance and Partners.  Senior fellow is an […]