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Jan
21
Mon
Critical Thinking Series Tickets
Jan 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

The Importance of Critical Thinking for University and Professional Success
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Critical Thinking and Analytic Writing Strategies: Evaluating with Clarity
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Critical Thinking, Strategic Test-Taking, and Staging for Academic Success
Monday, January 21, 2019

Critical Thinking, Metacognition, and Effective Writing Strategies
Monday, March 4, 2019

Poster: Poster_Critical Thinking & Academic Writing-LIST 2019

Speakers: Robert A. Kenedy
Date: See dates specified above
Time: 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Senior Common Room, 140 McLaughlin College

For further information, please contact Vicky Carnevale at: x: 33824 or vcarneva@yorku.ca

Hosted by the Office of the Head of McLaughlin College.

Jan
22
Tue
Executive Committee Meetings for 2018-19 Tickets
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

The Executive Committee usually meets on the third Tuesday of each month.

**The December Meeting will be held on the second Tuesday of the month (December 11, 2018).

Jan
23
Wed
The Long and Winding Road of Local Politics: Are Municipal Ethics Commissioners Necessary? Tickets
Jan 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

PANEL:

SUZANNE CRAIG, in 2009 was appointed as Integrity Commissioner for the City of Vaughan and has since been appointed as Integrity Commissioner to over 15 Ontario municipalities.

MARILYN IAFRATE, is a Councillor in Ward 1 in the City of Vaughan

GUY GIORNO, is the Integrity Commissioner for the City of Brampton.

ROBERT KENEDY, is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and President of the Mackenzie Ridge Ratepayers Association in Vaughan.

MODERATOR:

PHILIP MACEWEN, teaches in the Departments of Philosophy and Humanities and is Coordinator of the York Collegium for Practical Ethics.

Poster: The Long and Winding Road__POSTER__Jan. 23_19

Speakers: Panel Discussion
Date: Wednesday, January, 23, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Location: Senior Common Room, 140 McLaughlin College

For further information, please contact Vicky Carnevale at: x: 33824 or vcarneva@yorku.ca

Hosted by the Office of the Head of McLaughlin College and York Collegium for Practical Ethics.

What Can I Do With My Business Degree? – Webinar Tickets
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Are you wondering how your business degree may relate to your career direction? This webinar provides an introductory overview of career exploration. You will learn how the skills you are developing in your degree and the experiences you are gaining help build a foundation for your future. You will also be able to identify resources for exploring possible career options.

To participate in a webinar, you will need a computer (with speakers or headphones), internet access, and Adobe Flash Player installed in your browser. You will receive the URL of the webinar in a reminder email after you’ve registered for the event. On the day of the event, you can login to the webinar and ask your questions via chat.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre Online System  (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

How to get your Masters at Schulich Tickets
Jan 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Are you interested in getting your Masters at the Schulich School of Business?

Join us on:
Jan 23, 2019
2:30-4:30pm
305 Founders

To learn about:
– Admission requirements and procedures
-Study options
-Specialization opportunities
-Career paths and more

RSVP: https://applyingtoschulich.eventbrite.ca 

Masters at Schulich
Jan
24
Thu
Undergraduate Program Coordinator Meetings for 2018-19 Tickets
Jan 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

The Undergraduate Program Coordinators usually meet on the third Thursday of each month.

**The August Meeting will be held at 1 pm in the afternoon rather than in the morning (August 23, 2018).

***The December Meeting will be held on the second Thursday of the month (classes end Tuesday, Dec 4) (December 13, 2018).

Senate Meetings for 2018-19 Tickets
Jan 24 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Senate usually meets on the fourth Thursday of each month.

**The December meeting will be held on the second Thursday of the month (December 13, 2018).

***The June meeting will be held on the third Thursday of the month (June 27, 2019).

Jan
29
Tue
Reality Check – Is This a Good Fit for me? @ Room 001 Vanier College Tickets
Jan 29 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Realistically and rationally assessing your options.

Goal: to realistically assess your options, and verify that your choices align with interests & academic potential and performance.
This workshop is open to all students, particularly Undeclared Majors. Register here

Canadian Writers In Person Tickets
Jan 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

All welcome!

Hear from some of Canada’s finest

Get up close and personal with an eclectic group of authors while earning course credit through LA&PS’ Canadian Writers in Person (AP/CLTR 1953 6.0A) course. You’ll explore the contemporary work of renowned authors, while having the unique opportunity to engage with them in a dialogue about their work.

Members of the York community not enrolled in the course can also enjoy the readings, which are free and open to the public.

All readings are held Tuesdays at 7-10 pm

Get more info at the Canadian Writers in Person website, and see all the past authors.

Tentative 2018/19 schedule:

Sept 18/18 Djamila Ibrahim, Things Are Good Now,

Oct 2/18   Kathleen Winter, Lost in September

Oct 23/18  Eden Robinson, Son of a Trickster

Nov 6/18  Canisia Lubrin, Voodoo Hypothesis

Nov 20/18  Joel Hynes, We All Be Burnt in Our Beds Some Night

Dec 4/18   Stevie Howell, I left nothing inside on purpose

Jan 15/19   Michael Redhill, Bellevue Square

Jan  29/19  Kerri Sakamoto, Floating City

Feb 12/19    Katherena Vermette, The Break

March 5/19   Kim Fu, The Lost Girls of Camp Forevermore

March 19/19   David Chariandy, Brother

Feb
5
Tue
Choosing a Major Presentation, partnership of the York University Career Centre & Vanier College Tickets
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This presentation is customized for York undeclared major students who may be wondering where their degrees may lead them. During this presentation, you will have an opportunity to talk face to face with a career counsellor to help you better understand factors that come into play when making informed academic decisions, including your own thoughts and feelings regarding choosing a major.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre Online System  (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).