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York U and partners receive $15 million in federal funding to build new patient-centred health-tech

Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced the funding  at Southlake Regional Health Centre. FedDev Ontario’s investment will be matched by $19.5 million from 32 partners that are developing three dozen new health-care technologies, resulting […]

York U’s new Centre and EcoCampus offer hands-on education in a Costa Rican rainforest

The Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University opened its new Lillian Meighen Wright Centre and EcoCampus today in southern Costa Rica, offering students hands-on experiential learning from deep within a rainforest. The 400-square-metre Lillian Meighen Wright Centre overlooks the Peñas Blancas River from its prime location on York U’s new EcoCampus. The new centre […]