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Non-traditional theses becoming new tradition for Faculty of Graduate Studies

A 2018 report by the Canadian Association of Graduate Studies promoted rethinking the dissertation, and the Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) at York has picked up the baton and run with it, creating its own task force to explore ways of easing the way for different approaches.

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York faculty, staff honoured at Student Accessibility Services celebration

Thirty-one York faculty and staff members, plus two staff teams, were honoured for their support of students with disabilities during the Student Accessibility Services’ Virtual End-of-Year Celebration on April 29.

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John Greyson Wins 4th TEDDY Award From Berlinale 2021

John Greyson's International Dawn Chorus Day has won the Teddy Award for Best Short Film.

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Nayani Thiyagarajah On Racism And Self-Care

Racism is a reality for many Canadians of colour, and its effects can be damaging physically and psychologically.

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'We can hardly keep them stocked': Why books by Black authors are flying off the shelves

Sales of anti-racism, social justice books jumped by 955% from May to June, says BookNet Canada

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