December 6, 2019

As work continues at York University to formulate an integrated institutional international strategic plan with input from the community, the students at Glendon College are living proof of the benefits of international experience. A number of Glendon programs and courses offer students the opportunity to study abroad and immerse themselves in another culture. They include the Read More

December 5, 2019

Welcome to the November 2019 edition of Innovatus, a special issue of YFile that is devoted to teaching and learning innovation at York University. This month, I am delighted to partner with Glendon on this special faculty spotlight edition. Together, Interim Co-Principals Ian Roberge and Dominique Scheffel-Dunand and I have the pleasure of sharing with you many of the Read More

November 27, 2019

Friday, November 29, 12:15pm – 1:15pm in YH A224 This coming Friday Philippe Theophanidis will animate a discussion on How to Best Promote an Event at Glendon. It will be an opportunity to gather and share tips, tricks and resources to do efficient promotion for events organized on campus. Staff members, students and profs are Read More

November 26, 2019

Experiential education (EE) initiatives thrive at Glendon. In a variety of courses, Glendon offers students the opportunity to enrich their academic experiences through placements in organizations whose work dovetails with course content. A dedication to EE is woven into the very fabric of the wider York community, as demonstrated by the University Academic Plan 2015-20. Read More

November 25, 2019

Many Glendon faculty and staff promote digital literacy to strengthen student engagement and learning outcomes. Across the Glendon Campus, technology has become more readily available and courses frequently include an online component or an eLearning option. One of the key participants in supporting technology enhanced learning is the Glendon Digital Media Lab (GDML). The lab, first established Read More

November 19, 2019

This coming Wednesday, November 20th, join us to listen to two presentations about the opioid overdose crisis in Toronto. Both presentations will take place as part of the course GL/COMS 4200 Knowledge Dissemination. They will be offered by:   Dr. Gaspard Montandon, UToronto/St. Michael Hospital: “How Research is Battling the Opioid Epidemic” Theo Prociw, Seaton House: “Harm Reduction Read More

November 12, 2019

3:30pm to 4:30 pm York Hall – A201 Public presentation Le balado (podcast) comme dispositif et objet d’enseignement du français langue seconde.  (delivered in French) Dr. Francis Langevin, professeur adjoint (educational leadership) Department of Languages and World Literatures Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies University of British Columbia (Okanagan) Comment le balado – comme genre Read More