Videos

A Welcome Message from York University President Rhonda Lenton
President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton welcomes all new and returning students, faculty and staff to the 2018-19 academic year at York University. No matter where you come from—whether it’s around the corner or across the globe—there is a place for you in our community to grow and achieve your full potential, and to make your own unique mark on the world.
The Empire Club University Presidents’ Panel: Building an Inclusive Economy and the Changing Nature of Jobs
York University President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton joined University of Toronto President Meric Gertler and Queen’s University Principal Daniel Woolf to discuss the future of higher education in Canada, and how we are working to provide a high-quality education that prepares all eligible students for the inclusive economy we are building.
York U Celebrates International Women’s Day
On March 8, 2018, York University President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda Lenton joined the Centre for Human Rights, Equity and Inclusion’s International Women's Day 2018 event through this video message.
York U’s Let’s Talk Mental Health Day 2018
On January 31, 2018, York University President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda Lenton joined our York Lions student-athletes to mark Bell Let’s Talk Day and the University’s commitment to advancing healthy campuses for all by having important conversations about mental health and wellness.
Time Lapse of York University Station Construction
Construction of the York University subway station began in May 2011. Today, it enhances access to our campuses and connects us with even more communities throughout the GTA.
Presidential Installation of Rhonda L. Lenton - October 18, 2017
On October 18, 2017, Rhonda L. Lenton was installed as York University’s eighth President and Vice-Chancellor.
Rhonda Lenton, York University Magazine, Fall 2017
York University President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton answers the question: What do you do to relax?
Rhonda Lenton, York University Magazine, Fall 2017
York University President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton answers the question: Why did you decide you wanted to become York's President?
Rhonda Lenton, York University Magazine, Fall 2017
York University President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton answers the question: What role do you see alumni playing in your vision for York?
President’s Staff Recognition Awards 2017
The President’s Staff Recognition Awards honour the outstanding staff who help to facilitate York’s academic excellence, and our community's local and global impact. Learn more about the awards and nominate a York employee: http://staffawards.info.yorku.ca/
New International Student Orientation 2017
On September 5, 2017, President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton welcomed new international students to York University at a special Fall Orientation event.
President's Welcome Message To New Staff 2017
York University's President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton offers a welcome message to new staff members joining the University.
York International Global Connections Webinar
In August, 2017, President Lenton welcomed nearly 300 incoming international York students through a live webinar with York International.
Meet Dr. Rhonda L. Lenton, York University's 8th President and Vice-Chancellor
A respected sociologist and dedicated proponent of community engagement and innovative partnerships, Dr. Rhonda L. Lenton became York University's 8th President and Vice-Chancellor on July 1, 2017.
#MyCanada2067 with York University's President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton
#MyCanada2067: York University's President & Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton speaks to the kind of Canada she wants in the next 50 years.
Hart House Renaming Ceremony
In June 2017, President Designate Rhonda Lenton spoke to the significance of the renaming of York University's Hart House.
President Designate Dr. Rhonda L. Lenton shares her thoughts on International Women's Day
On March 08, 2017, President Designate Dr. Rhonda L. Lenton shared her thoughts on International Women's Day.