York University brings Science Rendezvous to Markham on May 7

TORONTO, April 28, 2016 — York University has joined forces with Markham Village BIA to bring Science Rendezvous, Canada’s largest celebration of science, to the Markham Farmers' Market on Saturday, May 7. Science Rendezvous is an all-day festival that takes science out of the lab and onto the streets. Thirty cities across Canada, including various […]

York scientists partner with industry on $1.7 M grant for drug development

TORONTO, April 27, 2016 – There is currently a major bottleneck in the development of biopharmaceuticals – drugs manufactured from biological sources – but York U researchers in partnership with Canadian pharmaceutical companies have received more than $1.7 million to speed things along. The funding, from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada […]

York University launches historic fundraising campaign

York University is launching its most ambitious fundraising campaign ever with a target of $500 million. Impact: The Campaign for York University celebrates the University’s impact on the world – past, present and future – and acknowledges alumni and major donors whose financial support has contributed to this remarkable success. With record fundraising results achieved […]