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Faculty of Health Prof accepts ultimate honour - award for teaching

Professor Laurence Harris, director of York’s Centre for Vision Research, was presented with the Faculty of Graduate Studies 2013 Faculty Teaching Award Thursday by York President & Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri at the Faculty’s council meeting. Shoukri called it the “ultimate honour” of the academy to receive an award for teaching. “Graduate education is central to […]

Four to receive teaching awards at Convocation

This year’s recipients of the annual President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards (UWTA) demonstrate an ability to embrace a variety of tools, including the Internet and blogs, to enhance their teaching and heighten the engagement of students. The UWTAs honour those individuals who, through innovation and commitment, have significantly enhanced the quality of learning for York students. […]

Faculty of Graduate Studies Teaching Award: Call for nominations

York's Faculty of Graduate Studies Teaching Award is bestowed annually on a faculty member who has displayed sustained excellence and enthusiasm in teaching at the graduate level. The award recognizes teaching and supervisory excellence. Other elements taken into consideration include scholarly, professional or teaching development, and initiatives in graduate program and curriculum development. The nominator may be any member […]