Tag Archives: Rhonda Lenton

Markham and York University celebrate milestone with newly named University Boulevard

MARKHAM, ON – October 15, 2021 – Today, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, together with President and Vice-Chancellor of York University, Rhonda Lenton, celebrated another milestone en route to the opening of York University’s Markham Campus by officially unveiling University Boulevard. They were joined by members of Markham City Council. Located in Markham Centre, Markham’s growing downtown, […]

York U’s 8th President and Vice-Chancellor formally installed, sets out vision for the future

TORONTO, October 19, 2017 – York University’s eighth President and Vice-Chancellor, Rhonda L. Lenton, was formally installed at a moving ceremony during the first day of York’s Fall Convocation, yesterday. Together with Chancellor Gregory Sorbara and Board of Governors Chair Rick Waugh, President Lenton spoke the solemn oath of office. During her first formal address, […]

York U’s Rhonda Lenton wins Top 100 Most Powerful Women award

York University top executive joins community of Canada’s most iconic women leaders TORONTO, Nov. 25 – York University’s Rhonda Lenton, vice-president academic & provost, has been named one of this year’s top 100 most powerful women in Canada by the Women's Executive Network (WXN). Launched in 2003, the Top 100 Awards celebrate the incredible accomplishments […]

Statement from York University Provost Rhonda Lenton - Senate Executive Approves Resumption of Classes

TORONTO, March 16, 2015 - Reaching fair and competitive settlements with CUPE 3903 has been the University’s goal since we first began negotiating new collective agreements. As colleagues know, CUPE 3903 contract faculty (Unit 2) ratified a new three year contract. Regrettably, two units of CUPE 3903 representing Teaching Assistants and Graduate Assistants (Units 1 […]