York University launches unique School of Continuing Studies

New School will help lifelong learners excel at work TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2015 – York University announced today the establishment of a new School of Continuing Studies along with two new innovative student-centered certificate programs that will offer students not only specialized knowledge in their field, but core, foundational business skills that employers require. The […]

York University welcomes Canada First Research Excellence Fund

TORONTO, Ontario, December 12, 2014 — York University welcomes the recent announcement in Markham by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Minister of State for Science and Technology Ed Holder, which outlined how Canada’s top researchers can compete for resources available through the newly established Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF). The $1.5-billion CFREF will provide […]

York U expert available to comment on Auditor General’s report on smart meters

TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2014 – The Ontario Auditor General’s report is drawing attention to the smart meter program, particularly the installation of smart meters and time-of-use energy pricing. Professor Mark Winfield who has been participating in a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) funded research project involving academic partners in Ontario, British Columbia, Quebec, […]