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Professor Richard Leblanc featured in CTV interview

Perspectives on bank investigations in Canada from Governance Professor Leblanc

CTV featured an interview with Governance Professor Richard Leblanc, where he said, “the first issue is predatory practices which appear to be systemic, the second and more important issue is the consequences of this.” The short clip provides suggestions on how to avoid potentially predatory sales practices, and the impacts they can have on both […]

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McLaughlin Lunch Talk looks at Indigenous injustices

  As part of its Lunch Talk Series, McLaughlin College presents “Violence Against Indigenous Women: The Past, Present, and Future” on March 22 from noon to 1:30pm. This talk will focus on the history of how colonialism and governments have affected Indigenous peoples, the current situations they face, how these problems have turned into violence […]

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New internship program launched in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

  The Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS) launched a new internship program in January 2017 with its first partner, insurance brokerage firm The Shepherd Group. The internship program will provide students from all LA&PS programs with an opportunity to apply their knowledge, enhance their skills and gain valuable and paid work experience. […]

MDEM Students receive awards 2017-03-16

Emergency management grad students win at annual CHRNet symposium

  Two graduate students enrolled in the Master of Disaster & Emergency Management (MDEM) degree program won awards at the Canadian Risk and Hazards Network annual symposium. Catherine Kenny and Zalma Sahar were honoured in Montreal in late 2016. They both won the CHRNet Larry Pearce Education Award, placing second and third, respectively. "We are […]

J. Addison School Partnership Markham 2017-03-14

Partnership creates new pathway for international students graduating from Markham's J. Addison School

  York University and the J. Addison School have partnered to create a pathway for international students graduating from the school who are choosing to attend the University. The partnership includes customized onsite recruitment sessions and English language testing and scholarships exclusively for J. Addison students, as well as a placement for a York student to […]