Faculty of Health

Welcome to the Faculty of Health. Through our five degree programs – Kinesiology & Health Science, Psychology, Nursing, Health Studies (Policy, Management and Informatics) and Global Health – our commitment to excellence is demonstrated through our professors who are nationally and internationally recognized experts in their fields; through our leading edge research; and through community partnerships to improve health outcomes both locally and globally. In addition, students benefit from learning opportunities that go beyond the classroom to include experiential education in a range of settings from laboratories to sports fields and with community partners including hospitals, clinics, schools, health and recreation centres.

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Nov
21
Wed
Ways to Make Money While Studying @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Are you looking for ways to make money and gain experience? Do you want to know how to find great opportunities? Learn about a variety of sources for on or off campus
employment and understand how to tap into the “hidden” job market.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).

Nov
27
Tue
YorkU Scholars Hub @ Vaughan Public Libraries: How Memory Changes With Age @ Civic Centre Resource Library
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YorkU Scholars Hub Speaker Series:
How Memory Changes With Age
Shayna Rosenbaum (Professor and York Research Chair, Department of Psychology and Vision: Science to Applications (VISTA) Program, York University)

Vaughan Public Libraries and York University invite you to the Scholars Hub Speaker Series. The partnership brings some of York’s top academic minds to Vaughan. The series will feature talks and expertise from professionals in the Faculties of Science and Health with subject matter around psychology, exercise, astronomy and biology. The series will take place at the Civic Centre Resource Library located at 2191 Major MacKenzie Drive West. Each talk is from 7pm to 8:30pm, and refreshments are provided.

For more information & to register: http://advancement.yorku.ca/vpl-scholars-hub

Nov
28
Wed
Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College (Career Centre Presentation Room)
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Find out how to effectively target your résumé and cover letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers’ interest in you!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of information covered in this workshop we request that students arrive on time. The doors to the workshop will be closed 10 minutes after the start of the workshop and latecomers will be asked to register for the next available session.

Once you have completed this workshop, you may book a one-on-one Résumé or Cover Letter Feedback session.

Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career Centre's online system (you must sign up for an account before you will be able to register for any events on the system).