Impress: Visage facial re-mix experience at York U during the Games

Interactive fun. Intellectual challenge. Social engineering. Sophisticated computational code. TORONTO, July 22, 2015 – With athletes and fans from dozens of countries in the Americas converging for the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in Toronto this summer, four York University students have combined their skills in computer science and artistic expression to create an interactive installation […]

York U experts available to comment on Pan Am Games-related topics

TORONTO, June 15, 2015 – With the Year of Sport in Canada well underway, sports fever is catching on across the country. Thousands of athletes are already here to practice and perform in major international sporting events scheduled throughout the summer. Several York University experts are available for comment, discussion and interviews on various topics […]

What’s the buzz? New book highlights life of bees up-close

TORONTO, July 2, 2015 – A new book co-authored by York University Professor Laurence Packer takes an up-close and personal look at more than 100 bees from around the world with photographs by Sam Droege. In Bees: An Up-Close Look at Pollinators Around the World, Packer and Droege provide vignettes that looks at how bees […]