Research News and Events at York http://research.news.yorku.ca Exciting things happening in Research at York University Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:26:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.1 Join the Research Matters Virtual Scavenger Hunt http://research.news.yorku.ca/2015/02/17/join-the-research-matters-virtual-scavenger-hunt/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2015/02/17/join-the-research-matters-virtual-scavenger-hunt/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:26:50 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5487 York University is joining 21 other Ontario Universities in the Research Matters Virtual Scavenger Hunt, aimed at helping Ontarians learn more about the impact of ...

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Ten emerging and established researchers appointed York Research Chairs http://research.news.yorku.ca/2015/01/14/ten-emerging-and-established-researchers-appointed-york-research-chairs/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2015/01/14/ten-emerging-and-established-researchers-appointed-york-research-chairs/#comments Wed, 14 Jan 2015 13:43:14 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5484 Ten emerging and established researchers from across the University have been appointed York Research Chairs. The appointments are the first in a new program established ...

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Oct. 1 event celebrates research at Osgoode http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/09/30/oct-1-event-celebrates-research-at-osgoode/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/09/30/oct-1-event-celebrates-research-at-osgoode/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:19:27 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5481 Osgoode Hall Law School Osgoode Hall Law School’s impressive record of scholarship will be showcased at the 2014 Osgoode Research Celebration on ...

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Prof. Priscila Uppal elected as Fellow to Royal Society of Canada http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/09/09/prof-priscila-uppal-elected-as-fellow-to-royal-society-of-canada/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/09/09/prof-priscila-uppal-elected-as-fellow-to-royal-society-of-canada/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:08:04 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5477 Priscila Uppal “Canada’s coolest poet”, York English Professor Priscila Uppal (BA Hons. ’97, PhD ’04), has received one of the country’s highest ...

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Invitation to join new Task Force on Sustainability Research http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/09/04/invitation-to-join-new-task-force-on-sustainability-research/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/09/04/invitation-to-join-new-task-force-on-sustainability-research/#comments Thu, 04 Sep 2014 17:12:57 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5475 Jennifer Foster, professor in the Faculty of Environmental Studies and chair of the new Task Force on Sustainability Research, invites members of the York community ...

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Environmental Studies Professor Jennifer Foster appointed chair of Task Force on Sustainability Research http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/08/26/environmental-studies-professor-jennifer-foster-appointed-chair-of-task-force-on-sustainability-research/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/08/26/environmental-studies-professor-jennifer-foster-appointed-chair-of-task-force-on-sustainability-research/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:51:34 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5469 York Vice-President Research & Innovation Robert Haché announces the appointment of Jennifer Foster, professor in the Faculty of Environmental Studies, to chair of the new Task ...

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York U’s Glendon campus serves as host for the Canada Prizes Award Ceremony May 7 http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/30/york-us-glendon-campus-serves-as-host-for-the-canada-prizes-award-ceremony-may-7/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/30/york-us-glendon-campus-serves-as-host-for-the-canada-prizes-award-ceremony-may-7/#comments Wed, 30 Apr 2014 18:58:47 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5465 Two books authored by individuals with connections to York University are among a group of scholarly works by Canadian academics that are in the running ...

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York University joins the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/york-university-joins-the-southern-ontario-smart-computing-innovation-platform/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/york-university-joins-the-southern-ontario-smart-computing-innovation-platform/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:11:08 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5462 York University joined the Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP), a consortium that enables collaborative R&D between university researchers, IBM and small to medium-sized ...

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VPRI to sponsor task force on public engagement and sustainability research http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/vpri-to-sponsor-task-force-on-public-engagement-and-sustainability-research/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/24/vpri-to-sponsor-task-force-on-public-engagement-and-sustainability-research/#comments Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:10:23 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5461 The Office of the Vice-President Research & Innovation (VPRI) will sponsor a task force during the 2014-15 academic year to examine options and develop ideas ...

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Explore York U research on public engagement for a just and sustainable world http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/explore-york-u-research-on-public-engagement-for-a-just-and-sustainable-world/ http://research.news.yorku.ca/2014/04/14/explore-york-u-research-on-public-engagement-for-a-just-and-sustainable-world/#comments Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:48:30 +0000 http://research.news.yorku.ca/?p=5458 Explore arts, environmental studies and social sciences based-research at a celebration highlighting Public Engagement for a Just and Sustainable World. The celebration is being co-hosted ...

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