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Upcoming Community Conversations

Community Conversations is a community engagement initiative organized by the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies.  The goal of series is to enhance public engagement by taking important discussions out of the classroom and into public spaces across the Greater Toronto Area. Community Conversations provides an avenue for academics to connect with the public […]

Portuguese and Luso-Brazilian Studies Entrance Award

Portuguese and Luso-Brazilian Studies Entrance Award With the sponsorship of Academia do Bacalhau de Toronto, the Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies Entrance Award, created in 2016/17, aims at supporting incoming first-year students at York University who declare Portuguese & Luso-Brazilian Studies either as a BA or an Honours Minor.  This award recognizes the incoming program student who […]

York TESOL Students visit Meiji University in Japan

Students enrolled in York’s Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate Program spent a week in Japan as part of a teaching practicum in Meiji University’s English language program. Since 2007, this partnership between York and Meiji has given York’s TESOL students the opportunity to gain international English language experience and has introduced […]

York U hosts first Conference on the Language of Japanese Food

A linguistics conference hosted by York University’s Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics (DLLL) in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies (LA&PS), examined the language of Japanese food May 4 and 5 at York’s Keele Campus. The Conference on the Language of Japanese Food 2018 (CLJF2018) was the first attempt to break away from […]