#Canada150 Day 80

Canada150 80

Earlier this year, President Shoukri of York University issued a call for applications for funding for projects to contribute to the celebration here at York of Canada’s 150th anniversary in 2017.  The call invited faculty, staff, and students to submit proposals for innovative projects – conferences, workshops, symposia, installations, cultural events, and so on – that would explore Canada’s past and look to its future, while highlighting York University and Canada 150 themes relating to the environment, diversity and inclusivity, Indigenous people, and youth.

A large number of outstanding applications for funding were received, and funding totaling over $400,000 has now been awarded to the following individuals (faculty, staff and students) in support of their projects, brief descriptions of which are provided in the link below:



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