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Barbara Turnbull donates art by Chancellor Emeritus R. Roy McMurtry to York University

A generous donation from the private collection of the late York University honorary degree recipient Barbara Turnbull (LLD Hon ’12) will decorate the Kaneff Tower with a new depth of colour and meaning. The gift of 16 original oil-on-canvas paintings from Turnbull’s private collection of art were gifted to her by artist and York University Chancellor Emeritus R. Roy McMurtry.

Cinespace donation gives York U students unparalleled studio experience

York University announced last week a $2.5-million gift received from the Mirkopoulos family of Cinespace Studios in support of the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design. The donation will go towards the creation of the York University AMPD Motion Media Studio, to be established at Cinespace Film Studios’s Kipling Avenue location.

York U celebrates opening of Lillian Meighen Wright Centre in Costa Rica

A shining example of York University’s leadership in partnering with international communities to build a better world and advance its global impact was celebrated April 25 with the official opening of the Lillian Meighen Wright Centre (LMWC), the landmark building of York’s EcoCampus in Costa Rica.

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Glendon - Walk in the Valley (Fall) @ Glendon Hall  | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
Over the years, Glendon’s trails have inspired poets, nature walkers, history and architecture buffs. In fact, those trails can be considered as a trip through time or even a paradise that can be preserved for[...]
Glendon 50th Anniversary Alumni Reception & Reunions @ Centre of Excellence, Glendon Campus, 2275 Bayview Ave. | Toronto | Ontario | Canada
50TH ANNIVERSARY ALUMNI RECEPTION       4:30PM  TO 7:30PM 50TH ANNIVERSARY ALUMNI REUNIONS        7:30PM TO 9:30PM   Fifty years ago, Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson and Principal Escott Reid opened Glendon College. Thus, we are honoured to[...]