Osgoode Hall Law School announces new faculty appointments, visiting fellowships and artists in residence

Osgoode Hall Law School at York University has announced a number of new faculty appointments, visiting fellowships and artists in residence that build on its commitment to experiential education, research intensification, innovation and community engagement. “Osgoode’s new faculty appointments bring expertise, energy and leadership to the Law School,” said Osgoode Dean Lorne Sossin. “They are […]

Jazz and blues musician, honorary degree recipient to perform Tuesday morning

TORONTO, June 15 – Internationally known jazz and blues musician Manuel Obregón will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree tomorrow morning at York University. Following his acceptance speech, Obregón will perform a short piece from his repertoire. In the last 20 years, Obregón’s performances have showcased the symbiotic interrelation between music and the environment, […]

Philae comet lander back in action – experts available

TORONTO, June 15, 2015 – The Rosetta mission has expanded capabilities. Philae, which landed on the comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko seven months ago, is back in action. In hibernation since November, Philae has now sent word to its ground team at ESA’s European Space Operations Centre. The lander’s solar powered battery has been recharged as a result of […]