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Researcher awarded prestigious Banting Fellowship comes to York

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012.

Nielson Bezerra, who received his PhD at Universidade Federal de Fluminense in Brazil in 2010 and now teaches at Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de ...

Conference explores African Canadians’ role in War of 1812

Monday, May 7th, 2012.

A conference co-sponsored by York University will delve into the role of African Canadians in the War of 1812 – a topic researchers say is ...

Six York grad students conduct research in Sierra Leone

Friday, April 27th, 2012.

Six graduate students from York’s Department of History are currently conducting archival research at the Sierra Leone Public Archives in Sierra Leone to help preserve ...

Graduate Studies honours two professors for excellence in teaching

Friday, March 9th, 2012.

On Thursday, March 1, the Faculty of Graduate Studies honoured Professors Joel Katz and Paul Lovejoy for their excellence in graduate teaching and mentoring at ...

Professor Sharada Srinivasan’s new book examines sex selection and female infanticide in India

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012.

Where have all the girls gone? That’s what York Professor Sharada Srinivasan examines in her new book, Daughter Deficit: Sex Selection in Tamil Nadu, about ...

Celebrate Research Month this February

Monday, January 30th, 2012.

Research Month this February will celebrate the achievements and diversity of York University’s research community. Every Wednesday throughout the month, Vari Hall Rotunda will play host ...

Slavery survivors and researchers to speak at York conference

Friday, October 14th, 2011.

Slavery survivors, researchers and activists aim to put the issue of modern slavery on the map during tomorrow's conference at York University. The second annual conference, organized ...

Former governor general to speak at Tubman Summer Institute

Monday, August 22nd, 2011.

The important history, heritage and sites of memory of people of African descent in Canada are at the heart of a summer institute taking place Aug. 21 ...

York to host conference on Modern Slavery, Human Rights and Development June 26 to 28

Friday, June 24th, 2011.

Enslavement, slaveholders, international law, wartime abuses and forced marriage are just some of the areas speakers from Canada, the US and the UK will discuss at ...

Tubman Institute hosts Africa conference; topics include latest uprisings in North Africa

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011.

An upcoming Canadian Association of African Studies (CAAS) conference at York – Africa Here; Africa There – will look not only at Africa of the past, ...