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Make the whole world your classroom. Expand your studies outside the classroom and get real life experience. In our department, you’ll find many opportunities to get practical work training, meet peers in and outside your program, learn new skills and just have fun. Whether you choose to engage on campus or in the community, you’ll gain experience while having new experiences.

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Capstone Courses

Students have the opportunity to connect and apply theories covered in class with hands-on community-based projects in our capstone courses.

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Professional Writing Students' Association

The Professional Writing Students’ Association was created to offer writing opportunities to the students in the program while giving them a chance to network with their peers.

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Existere - Journal of Arts and Literature

Existere, York's student-run literary magazine, publishes poetry, short stories, articles, book reviews, essays, interviews, art and photography from contributors around the world.

Annual Symposium

The Professional Writing Students' Association holds an annual symposium to showcase student writing, thinking and expression.

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LA&PS Colleges

Whether you live on campus or commute, your college is your hub for socializing and accessing academic services.

Networking & Mentorship

From speed mentorship events to new programs fostering skill development alongside our incredible alumni, LA&PS initiatives bolster your career prospects prior to graduation.