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York University is calling on all community members to immediately resume masking indoors as part of provincial efforts to protect children and most vulnerable

York University is calling on all community members to immediately resume masking indoors as part of provincial efforts to protect children and most vulnerable

York University shares the concern of Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) about Ontario’s overwhelmed children’s hospitals. As such, we are joining him — effective immediately — in calling on the York community to wear masks in all indoor settings except when eating or drinking.

York U announces ambitious new sustainability goals, expansion of sustainability office, and a targeted plan to achieve net-zero, sooner

York U announces ambitious new sustainability goals, expansion of sustainability office, and a targeted plan to achieve net-zero, sooner

York University is committed to purposeful words and deeds that demonstrate its longstanding values. Today, President Rhonda Lenton announced that Canada’s third largest university is implementing bold new actions and initiatives that will see York become one of the most sustainable universities in Canada, embracing a holistic approach to sustainability and amping up targeted resources […]

York University’s Academic Innovation Fund invests in Biskaabiiyaang: the Indigenous metaverse to develop its Indigenized curriculum

York University’s Academic Innovation Fund invests in Biskaabiiyaang: the Indigenous metaverse to develop its Indigenized curriculum

Biskaabiiyaang today announced an investment of $40,000 from York University’s Academic Innovation Fund to support the design of an Indigenous-led metaverse delivering Anishinaabe language and First Nation cultural competency programs within a virtual world.