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  York University | Academic Employment Opportunities
York University has eleven Faculties, ranging from liberal arts to professional schools in law, education, and business, to environmental studies, fine arts, and science.
York is at the centre of innovation, with a thriving community of almost 60,000 faculty, staff and students who challenge the ordinary and deliver the unexpected.
The York University Faculty Association (YUFA) represents all full-time faculty and professional librarians (with the exception of those appointed to the law school).
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 The Directory of Canadian Universities - York University
York’s Faculty of Science and Engineering is one of Canada’s leading teaching and research institutions, participating in the pioneering 2007 NASA Phoenix Mission to Mars.
The York Libraries offer seminars for students to help them fully utilize the libraries for their research; and introductory courses, such as the “Foundations” courses offered in the Faculty of Arts, are designed to explicitly foster the critical skills necessary for university study.
York’s strategic research plan is designed to engage with the local community directly through technology and knowledge transfer, clusters, regional innovation, and partnerships.
www.aucc.ca /can_uni/our_universities/york_e.html   (1336 words)

  
  York University - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: )
York University, public, coeducational institution in North York, Ontario, Canada, about 8 km (about 5 mi) miles northwest of Toronto.
State University of New York System, system of state-supported institutions of higher learning in New York, the largest of its type in the United...
New York University, private, coeducational institution in New York City.
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  York University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
York University's Faculty of Graduate Studies is Ontario's second largest graduate school offering graduate degrees in a variety of disciplines, such as psychology, which is the largest in Canada.
York's approximately 1,200 full-time professors and academic librarians are represented by the York University Faculty Association.
York University's Glendon and Keele campuses are served by the Toronto Transit Commission, the Keele site is also served by York Region Transit buses (both regular and Viva) from the immediate north, GO Transit express buses from several other Toronto suburbs and Greyhound buses for regional transportation.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/York_University   (3538 words)

  
 University of York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
At the time the university consisted of three buildings, principally King's Manor (former residence of Thomas Wentworth, and one-time headquarters of the Council of the North) and Heslington Hall (former residence of Thomas Eynns, Secretary and Keeper of the Seal to the Council of the North).
University Radio York (URY), the student radio station, is the oldest independent radio station in the United Kingdom.
The University of York DramaSoc is one of the university's largest societies, and stages a play every week in the Drama Barn, as well as organising other projects such as open drama nights, and the annual 24 hour musical.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_York   (2023 words)

  
 York University - College Closeup
The third-largest university in the country, York is host to a dynamic academic community of over 50,000 students and 7,000 faculty and staff members as well as more than 181,000 alumni worldwide.
York’s professors are mentors, known internationally for excellence and innovation in teaching and research.
Excellence in research is central to York’s mission and is fundamental to the University’s ability to contribute to the economic, scientific, cultural, and social health of society.
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 York University Encyclopedia Articles @ InnerMan.com (Inner Man)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
York University has ten faculties, with an eleventh, the Faculty of Health, being initiated 1 July 2006.
York is Canada's second-largest university, with almost 50,000 students enrolled.
In October 2005, Professor David F. Upon the York senate's affirmation of the policy, he pledged that he would teach on those days anyway, but later decided to instead poll students in his courses, asking if they wished future classes to be cancelled out of respect for other religious holidays.
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 Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University : IFSA-Butler Programs : England : University of York
York provides students with plenty of individual attention, including a supervisor who will help you track your academic progress and personal welfare.
York’s self-contained campus is a beautifully landscaped 200-acre park complete with a lake.
The social sciences are particularly strong at York; consider enrolling in the archeology, education, psychology, or social work departments.
www.ifsa-butler.org /programs/england/york   (226 words)

  
 City of Toronto, York University Secondary Plan
The City of Toronto is coordinating with York University to complete the update of the Secondary Plan.
The existing York University Secondary Plan Area is the area south of Steeles Avenue, north of Murray Ross Parkway, west of Keele Street and east of Black Creek.
York University will be updating their Master Plan at this stage as well.
www.toronto.ca /planning/york_u_plan.htm   (715 words)

  
 York University | Higher | EducationGuardian.co.uk
York opened in 1963, part of the new wave of British universities, and since then has gone on to secure its place as one of the best places in the country to study.
The modernist concrete buildings might be an acquired taste, but you'll end up quite fond of them; in any case, the wide grassy spaces and leafy interludes, not to mention the large lake, take the edge off.
York is a superlative historic city, with a history stretching back to Roman times and the evidence of it all around you.
education.guardian.co.uk /higher/universityguide/profile/story/0,,491810,00.html   (230 words)

  
 York College / The City University of New York
York College is committed to academic excellence through teaching and learning, research and scholarship.
York Students on the Move to Broadway meet Stephen Sondheim - It has been a busy semester for the peripatetic students in Psychology 313: Laboratory in Sensation and Perception taught by York College Professor Donna Chirico.
York’s Kouakou Receives 2008 CUNYAC Scholar Athlete Award; Roberts an Honorable-Mention Selection - Kafui Kouakou a senior goalkeeper for the York College soccer team, has been named the 2008 City University of New York Athletic Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
www.york.cuny.edu   (366 words)

  
 Welcome - UCU University of York branch   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Aide-memoire on the implementation of the York Framework Agreement This document has been approved by the University of York Staff Committee, by the University of York UCU Committee and by the Pay Implementation Group of the AUT National Executive Committee.
It is not information provided by the University of York and the University of York does not and cannot guarantee the accuracy of it.
The University cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions and accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss or damage however arising.
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 New York University > About NYU
Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.
Certain of the University's research facilities, notably the Nelson Institute of Environmental Medicine, are located in Sterling Forest, near Tuxedo, New York.
Although overall the University is large, the divisions are small- to moderate-sized units—each with its own traditions, programs, and faculty.
www.nyu.edu /about   (302 words)

  
 Archived: Project Descriptions - New York University
Founded in 1831, New York University is the largest private non-profit university in the United States.
NYU is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and was the first university to receive blanket accreditation with respect to distance education from New York State.
New York University joined the Distance Education Demonstration Program in July 1999 as part of the initial cohort.
www.ed.gov /programs/disted/descnew.html   (446 words)

  
 The University of York
The University has welcomed the decision by the City of York Council to approve detailed plans for Goodricke College as the first building at Heslington East.
York scientists’ role in discovery of seaweed’s link to climate
The University is the current holder of two Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Further and Higher Education.
www.york.ac.uk   (156 words)

  
 York University Admission: Vault York University Student Surveys
The process was the same as the rest of the Universities.
The two best programs at York University is business and law, and are the two hardest to get in.
The social life at York University is very vibrant.
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 QS Top Universities: Schools
Founded in 1959, York University is now Canada's third largest university, and world-renowned for attracting students who forge their own unique paths.
Yorks faculty expands the horizons of our students, providing them with a broad perspective of the world that opens up new ways of thinking.
York offers full and part-time graduate and undergraduate degree programs to almost 50,000 students in 10 faculties.
www.topuniversities.com /schools/data/school_profile/default/yorkuniversity   (483 words)

  
 York University Student Centre
The Student Centre is the central focal point for community life at York University.
It is dedicated primarily to serving the cultural, social, educational, organizational and recreational interests of the York community on a non-profit basis.
The York University Student Centre (YUSC) manages the facility and coordinates all activities that take place at the Centre throughout the year.
yorkstudentcentre.com   (145 words)

  
 York University, Alabama
York University is opening Adizes Academy of Management (AAM) with Prof.
Moscow State University together with Russian Academy of Science and York University will offer joined graduate degrees to the students in Russian campuses.
ability to award joint degrees with other accredited universities, based on the acceptability of those programs.
www.yorkuniversity.us   (213 words)

  
 New York University - The New York Times
By KAREN W. The New York University president, John E. Sexton, said he wants a planned expansion to be “a win-win situation, not a zero-sum game,” for the university and its neighbors.
Trustees of Polytechnic University in Brooklyn Approve Merger With N.Y.U. By KAREN W. The trustees of Polytechnic University in Brooklyn approved a merger with New York University, even though a state senator’s investigation into possible improprieties involving the merger was not complete.
By KAREN W. New York University’s ambitious plan to merge with Polytechnic University in Brooklyn and acquire an engineering school is suddenly facing a rebellion.
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 High Altitude Platforms
Additionally they have the advantages of rapid deployment and the ability to be moved around to cover short term fluctuations in usage.
York is coordinator of the EU funded project CAPANINA which will be testing broadband from aerial platforms to fixed users, and performing cutting edge research in to broadband delivery to high speed moving vehicles.
Prior to this it was a member of the EU Funded HeliNet Consortium which developed a design of a scale size prototype solar powered plane as a HAP, along with 3 pilot applications.
www.elec.york.ac.uk /comms/haps.html   (409 words)

  
 SchoolFinder.com - York University
That's because York University has a national and international reputation for innovation.
With its combination of dedicated and talented faculty, bright and ambitious students, dynamic curriculum, and modern campuses in the heart of one of North America's most influential urban centres, the Greater Toronto Area, York University is setting the modern standard in academic excellence.
York provides full- and part-time graduate and undergraduate degree programs to 50,000 students through its 11 faculties: Arts, Atkinson Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies, Education, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Glendon, Graduate Studies, Health, Osgoode Hall Law School, Science and Engineering, and Schulich School of Business.
www.schoolfinder.com /schools/profile.asp?SchoolCode=uyork08&ProfileType=University&URL=programresults   (206 words)

  
 HighBeam Encyclopedia - York University   (Site not responding. Last check: )
YORK UNIVERSITY [York University] at North York, Ont., Canada; nondenominational; coeducational; founded 1959 as an affiliate of the Univ. of Toronto, became independent 1965.
Temple University, State University of New York at Albany, University of California-Davis, University of Denver, University of Massachusetts-Amherst and the University of Miami are each recipients of $50,000 grants from the Center for Cultural Judaism with support from the Posen Foundation.(Grants & awards)(Brief Article)
New York University College of Dentistry's Bluestone Center for Clinical Research.(People news)
www.encylopedia.com /html/Y/YorkUniv.asp   (374 words)

  
 TheStar.com | News | Muslim president for York University
York University has long been known as one of Canada's most diverse campuses.
When Mamdouh Shoukri, an Egyptian-born engineer, becomes the new president of York in the summer, he will be the first Muslim appointed as the permanent head of a Canadian university.
Adam Hummel of Hillel at York, known as the centre for Jewish life on campus, called Shoukri's selection "very Canadian" and a reflection of York's population.
www.thestar.com /News/article/179486   (679 words)

  
 New York University - MSN Encarta
Located in Greenwich Village, New York University (NYU) is unlike any other U.S. institution of higher education in the United States.
Students who considered New York University also looked at:
Columbia University - Columbia College and Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science
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 York University Sub Aqua Club   (Site not responding. Last check: )
YUSAC is a Branch of the British Sub Aqua Club (BSAC) exclusivly open to members of York University.
allows students at the university the oppurtunity of learning to dive in a safe fun enviroment in the cheapest possible way.
Last year was a successful one for the club, with lots of new members joining us and gaining new qualifications.
www-users.york.ac.uk /~socs211   (255 words)

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