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Jan 16, 2019, 08:00 ET York University School of Continuing Studies responds to labour shortage with innovative new IT Audit program

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2018 /CNW/ - Changes in government regulations1 are requiring organizations across Canada to revisit their Information Technology (IT) systems and controls, investing more than ever ...


Jan 14, 2019, 08:00 ET Next wave of public relations professionals gets critical skills upgrade at York University School of Continuing Studies

TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Public relations industry leaders agree that their workforce needs to be "re-skilled" to gain the cross-functional business skills critical to career success. Hiring...


Sep 17, 2018, 11:00 ET York University School of Continuing Studies takes digital and content marketing in groundbreaking new direction

TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2018 /CNW/ - The demand for digital and content marketing skills is on the rise, and top companies are taking longer to fill these specialized roles than traditional marketing...


Jun 13, 2018, 05:00 ET York University study finds recycling bags better than carts at reducing contamination and program costs

TORONTO, June 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Recycling bags could be key to righting Canada's recycling woes, reducing contamination, and capturing lost revenue, according to a new study by researchers at York...


May 22, 2018, 10:30 ET First Certificate in Full-Stack Web Development designed for working professionals launches at York University School of Continuing Studies

TORONTO, May 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Gone are the days when becoming a full-stack web developer meant leaving work for weeks on end. Until recently, this intensive "bootcamp" style of learning was largely...


May 14, 2018, 07:00 ET York University Continuing Studies Announces New Machine Learning Program

Develop and nurture the skills most in-demand by top employers TORONTO, May 14, 2018 /CNW/ - As tech giants and other businesses increasingly rely on data and artificial intelligence (AI) to stay...


May 05, 2018, 14:39 ET York University urges all Ontario MPPs to support immediate back-to-work legislation

TORONTO, May 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Following more than six months of bargaining to reach a negotiated agreement with CUPE 3903, and now more than nine weeks into a strike, York University's President and...


Dec 20, 2017, 12:01 ET First subway stations for York University and the City of Vaughan to transform transit and future development in the region as part of the Spadina

Arup, an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists, celebrates the opening of the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre (VMC) and York University (YU) stations...


Aug 22, 2017, 15:14 ET York University's School of Continuing Studies launches new online Certificate in Risk Management

TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Certified risk management professionals are more essential today than ever before. Case in point: more Canadian organizations than ever before or investing in risk...


Feb 28, 2017, 17:50 ET York University Announces New President and Vice-Chancellor

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Rick Waugh, Chair of York University's Board of Governors, announced the appointment of Dr. Rhonda Lenton as the next President and Vice-Chancellor of York...


Feb 08, 2017, 08:29 ET York University helps employers quickly respond to one of Canada's largest talent shortages

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - With access to more data than ever before, businesses are facing a serious shortage of big data experts and predictive analysts who know how to properly analyze it. York ...


Jul 19, 2016, 10:00 ET York University Post-Graduate Accounting Certificates Prepare Students for Evolving Profession

TORONTO, July 19, 2016 /CNW/ - Students can develop the professional and leadership competencies employers demand through York University's School of Continuing Studies' post-graduate accounting...


Apr 13, 2016, 10:15 ET School of Continuing Studies launches Ontario's First Comprehensive Certificate Program in Cyber Security aligned with CISSP CBK

TORONTO, April 13, 2016 /CNW/ - York University's School of Continuing Studies will launch Ontario's first comprehensive, cyber security certificate program aligned to the Certified Information...


Nov 16, 2015, 16:58 ET York University Partners with Government of Ontario

Project Aims to Enhance Data-Informed Decision Making TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2015 /CNW/ - York University is partnering with the Government of Ontario‎ to conduct leading edge research with the potential...


Oct 27, 2015, 14:30 ET Business leader and philanthropist Victor Phillip Dahdaleh donates $20 million to York University- the largest gift from an alumnus in York's history

TORONTO, Oct. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada's York University today announced that alumnus Victor Phillip Dahdaleh, a Canadian business magnate based in the United Kingdom, has made a transformational...


Oct 26, 2015, 05:00 ET Media Advisory - Major announcement to be made by York University at Canada House

TORONTO, Oct. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - York University President and Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri will make a major announcement with global impact at a reception to be held at Canada House. Who: Canada's ...


Mar 31, 2015, 19:26 ET Statement by York University President & Vice-Chancellor: Successful Ratification Ends Labour Disruption

TORONTO, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Over the past four weeks, the University has provided regular updates on the labour disruption by CUPE 3903. With this final update, I am pleased to confirm that CUPE...


Mar 29, 2015, 17:58 ET Tentative Agreements reached by York University and CUPE 3903

TORONTO, March 29, 2015 /CNW/ - York University and CUPE 3903 have reached tentative agreements for Units 1 and 3 on Sunday March 29th. Ratification vote details have not yet been announced. SOURCE...


Mar 21, 2015, 13:33 ET Message from York University Vice-President Academic & Provost

TORONTO, March 21, 2015 /CNW/ - York University Vice-President Academic & Provost Rhonda Lenton sent the following message to students today. It is posted on the York University website at:...


Mar 19, 2015, 20:49 ET Message from York University Vice-President Academic & Provost

TORONTO, March 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, a special meeting of Senate was held to respond to Senators' concerns regarding the ongoing labour situation and the previously approved phased resumption of...


Mar 16, 2015, 15:08 ET Statement from York University Provost Rhonda Lenton

Senate Executive Approves Resumption of Classes TORONTO, March 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Reaching fair and competitive settlements with CUPE 3903 has been the University's goal since we first began...


Mar 12, 2015, 19:49 ET Statement from York University Provost Rhonda Lenton

TORONTO, March 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Since the start of the labour disruption, York University has worked hard to get our students back to class as quickly as possible. As you know, on Wednesday, March...


Mar 10, 2015, 22:33 ET Statement by York University Vice-President Academic & Provost - York bringing back more classes

TORONTO, March 10, 2015 /CNW/ - As you are likely aware, last night CUPE 3903 members representing our contract faculty (Unit 2) ratified a new three year contract. Regrettably, two units of CUPE...


Mar 10, 2015, 00:43 ET Ratification of CUPE 3903 Unit 2 collective agreement

TORONTO, March 10, 2015 /CNW/ - York University is pleased that members of CUPE3903 Unit 2 (contract faculty) have ratified the University's settlement offer at their vote this evening. At the same...


Mar 08, 2015, 10:38 ET York University Update

TORONTO, March 8, 2015 /CNW/ - CUPE 3903 has reported that they are holding a ratification vote on the University's last offers of settlement on Monday. The University keenly awaits the outcome of...