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Former Robarts Centre director awarded ICCS Certificate of Merit

Congratulations to our former director Colin Coates (2011-2015)! Colin is a recipient of the 2018 International Council of Canadian Studies (ICCS) Certificate of Merit. Professor Colin Coates (Glendon College, York University) awarded 2018 ICCS Certificate of Merit for his contribution to the development of Canadian Studies Colin is one of the founding members of the […]

New Report from Environmental Commissioner of Ontario

Robarts Faculty Associate Christina Hoicka’s research has been referenced by the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario. The 2018 Conservation Progress Report was released on April 10, 2018. Check out Making Connections: Straight Talk about Electricity in Ontario. The full report can be accessed Making Connections (pdf 322 pgs). Contract Christina Hoicka at Twitter: @cehoicka /Email: cehoicka@yorku.ca  

Barbara Godard Dissertation Prize: For the Best Dissertation on a Canadian Topic

The Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies offers a prize for the best dissertation on a Canadian topic each year. This award is offered in memory of a former colleague who made substantial contributions to the study of Canada. The criteria are as follows: “This prize is awarded to the doctoral dissertation on a Canadian topic […]

YorkU's 16th Annual All Nations Pow Wow & Gathering, February 15-17

For 16 years now, the Aboriginal Students Association at York (ASAY) has hosted the All Nations Pow Wow & Gathering at the Keele Campus. Next week it will be returning, and will be celebrating Indigeneity and Academia with five events over three days.    Detailed information is below, and more on the Facebook Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/198263017412240/   The York […]