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York University celebrates its research leaders

Research excellence, innovation and impact are three key achievements that will be recognized and celebrated at the York U Research Leaders event, which is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, Feb. 24. “We are delighted to be hosting our fourth annual York U Research Leaders event to recognize the accomplishments of our researchers and students […]

York invited to compete in second round for Canada First Research Excellence Fund

York University has been invited to submit a full proposal to the second round of competition for the Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF). The proposal to develop a multi-million dollar, seven-year initiative will be focused on how visual systems extract and process information and the application of this research to human health and technological […]

York U grad students get additional scholarship funds for foreign research

Six York graduate students have received scholarship supplements to conduct some of their research abroad through the Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (MSFSS). Doctoral students Lauren Fournier (English), Kyle Gibson (Environmental Studies), Gdalit-Aviella Neuman (Dance Studies), and Laura Pin (Political Science), and Master's students Cara Goldberg (Critical Disability Studies) and Brittany Rosenbloom (Psychology) have all […]

York University's Knowledge Mobilization Unit celebrates 10 years of service

York University’s Knowledge  Mobilization (KMb) Unit, a national leader with an international reputation for connecting research and researchers to maximize the impact of their findings on society, is celebrating 10 years of service. Since it was founded in February 2006, the KMb Unit has created significant impacts by helping to secure more than $42.9 million […]