Posted: 10/22/2019 5:53:56 PM
Veronica Rubino and Angel Hsiao have been named the first recipients of Yorkville University's Working Adults Tuition Bursary. The pair, who are both studying towards their Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at Yorkville, will have 100 per cent of their tuition fees covered by the university.
Posted: 10/10/2019 3:15:00 PM
By now, we all understand that mental health is an important and relevant topic, but do we fully understand why and what to do about it? Let’s face it, mental health influences all our day-to-day functions and significantly impacts our lived experience.
Posted: 10/09/2019 1:06:19 PM
Yorkville University has a new Student Life Coordinator – and in just one month on the job, Ali Noor has already slithered, striked and shimmied his way to kingpin status amongst his on-campus charges.
Posted: 10/04/2019 10:14:30 AM
As we approach World Teachers Day 2019, we can reflect on this year's theme of Young Teachers: The Future of the Profession. As a teacher-turned-therapist, I wonder how we can ignite a passion for teaching among the younger generation, those who are just beginning to explore their possible career paths. If I was just starting out, what would I want to know?
Posted: 09/26/2019 2:44:08 PM
Dr. Maha Salman has been named chair of Yorkville University’s Bachelor of Interior Design degree program. After a decade of service to Yorkville University, Salman called the appointment a “crowning” moment in her career as an LEED-accredited professional with more than 25 years of industry and academic experience as a professor, architect and interior designer.
Posted: 09/18/2019 5:55:25 PM
One of the last promises Jackie Densmore made to her cancer-stricken mother as she lay on her deathbed 13 years ago was that, one day she’d make her proud and obtain her teaching degree. And so it was that on Aug. 16 of this year, on the eve of embarking on her third Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer in her late mother Donna’s memory, Densmore received an email from Yorkville University that made her break down in tears.
Posted: 09/05/2019 5:52:10 PM
Networking opportunities. Professional development. Career guidance. Those are just a few of the perks to student membership at the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA), as listed by Alissa Vincenti – Yorkville University’s designated student representative for the national association of professionally trained counsellors.
Posted: 08/21/2019 2:51:33 PM
Cindy Cook can count on one hand the number of truly inspiring teachers she’s had the privilege of learning from over the course of her academic career. Yorkville University’s Dr. Ellyn Lyle is among them.
Posted: 08/08/2019 9:28:44 PM
Yorkville University’s soon-to-be-opened new, 25,000-square-foot campus location in New Westminster, British Columbia is tentatively slated to open in October 2019 – featuring 17 classrooms, a student lounge and kitchen, and a computer lab and learning commons, among other amenities.
Posted: 08/08/2019 9:22:05 PM
Before pursuing her Bachelor of Interior Design degree at Yorkville University, Maggie McCormick had a much narrower view of the role designers play and the impact they can have. After three years of studies, the 2019 BID valedictorian that perspective has now shifted dramatically.