Toronto’s Cuban community gathered on July 7 for a Community Conversation, hosted by two York University Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LAPS) professors, to address issues of culture and identity surrounding their island nation. Julio Fonseca Spanish language and culture Professor Julio Fonseca from the Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics, alongside the […]
On June 15, City of Vaughan Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua welcomed guests to city hall to spark interest on the topic of shifting traditions and new experiences regarding Italian food experiences in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Participants discussed the notions of “authenticity” as related to “traditional” Italian cuisine, Italian-Canadian restaurants, home cooking, new recipes and […]
Career Fairs Career Fair Winter 2017 Thursday, January 19, 2017 10am – 3pm Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (formerly TEL Building) All Students Welcome: No need to register Meet employers who are looking to hire York students for a variety of opportunities, including part-time, summer, internship, and full-time positions after graduation. Career Fair Tips: what to […]
We reported to you in April 2016, of the prestigious honour bestowed upon one of our distinguished Spanish professors. Now, you can watch, for yourself, the convocation ceremony wherein Professor Maria Figueredo is introduced by Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Dean Mukherjee-Reed, and presented with the 2016 President's University Wide Teaching Award for […]
Community Conversations, a new initiative in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies within the Global and Community Engagement portfolio, is designed to encourage stimulating, inspiring and inclusive dialogue among different communities on local and global issues that matter most to them. Held on Nov. 25, the first conversation in the series was titled […]
Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies Professors Roberta Iannacito-Provenzano and Jana Vizmuller-Zocco, of the Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics, have co-edited a new volume titled Social Media: Implications for the University published by Aracne Editrice in Rome, Italy as part of the series on Social Theory, Communication and Media Studies. Read the YFile […]
On Monday, Oct. 24, the Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS) hosted an awards reception to celebrate 19 outstanding students for their academic achievements. Read all about it on the YFile Story.
Attend an information session exploring scholarships and grants for study and research in Germany. Wednesday, November 16 1:30pm to 2:30pm Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence, Room 313 Info Session Poster (PDF)
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18 Students traveled to Spain with Professor Maria Figueredo to study Spanish in one of the most exciting and diverse countries in the world. In collaboration with UCAV, these students earned 6-credits in Spanish language while immersing themselves in Spanish-speaking culture, participating in a Tandem de Idiomas program that linked them with university students and […]