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March News 2021

March News 2021

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: New name! We are now Communication & Media Studies. Important dates. Design Justice: Practices for Reshaping the Future upcoming roundtable. Guest speakers in COMN courses. New videos on our YouTube channel.

February News 2021

February News 2021

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: Diversity and the Future of Canadian Broadcasting Policy, roundtable event! International Student Bursary Winter 2021, see inside for application info and deadlines. Indigenous Toronto spotlight. Visit the CSSA Team’s  Instagram for details about their podcast, student advice and more!

January News 2021

January News 2021

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: Upcoming event: The Joint Cri And Ipsi Public Lecture Series At The University Of Toronto Presents: Anti-trafficking, Securitization, and the Surveillance State, with Professor Robert Heynen. Apply to be mentored by the country’s top journalists with the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) Mentorship program. The Indigenous Friends Association hosted the INDIgital workshop. […]

December News 2020

December News 2020

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: Happy Holidays from the Department of Communication Studies! Thinking of Applying to Graduate School? See Inside for info on the Joint Graduate Program in Communication & Culture at York University. Visit My Online Services self-serve tools and student resources.

November News 2020

November News 2020

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: Writing Workshops! Learn proper citation methods and how to develop effective research skills. Managing Academic Stress Workshop hosted by Learning Skill Services (LSS).  Exciting Winter Course, Professor Casey Mecija’s 4733: Second Generation Diaspora and Identity.

October News 2020

October News 2020

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: Welcome Back! A Message From CSSA. Interested in internationalizing your degree? Attendees of York’s Study Abroad Info Session learned of future global education opportunities. First Ever Virtual Red & White Day at YORKU.

September News 2020

September News 2020

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: COMN Department is hiring! See inside for details on the Assistant Professor position. Upcoming Consent Week at York U: September 28 - October 2 featuring diverse workshops, events and online panels. Financial Assistance: apply for scholarships and learn about various financial aid opportunities.

Scholar Strike - September 9 and 10, 2020

Scholar Strike - September 9 and 10, 2020

The Scholar Strike is a collective action by academics in Canada and the United States in support of anti-racism movements and against police violence directed at Black, Indigenous, and racialized communities. For two days on 9–10 September 2020, scholars are being invited to pause all teaching and administrative duties and to participate in the labour […]

August News 2020

August News 2020

THIS ISSUE FEATURES: Warm Welcome to Casey Mecija our newest Faculty Member! York’s School of Continuing Studies 8-month program for COMN Grads seeking ongoing learning from industry professionals. Student Resources & Accessibility Services. YU Blog Summer 2020 Recap, including Remote Learning 101.