The School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design is participating in the Lifeline Syria Challenge in response to the current refugee crisis resulting from war in Syria. In the team AMPD For Syria, staff, students and faculty are coming together to sponsor a family of four to resettle in GTA.
From expanding options for working with images in Moodle to managing information flow for a fully online film course with 800 students, faculty members in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design have creative approaches to adapting eLearning for the arts.
The York Dance Ensemble joins Toronto's Pax Christi Chorale under the baton of York Music Professor Stephanie Martin in a fresh interpretation of Berlioz' compelling oratorio "L,Enfance du Christ".
Celebrated interdisciplinary performer and scholar Padma Subrahmanyam is the 2015 Shan & Jaya Chandrasekar Visiting Artist at York University
Thirty-six new works debut in Dance Innovations: Strong/Light, a choreographic showcase of York’s Department of Dance. Rising young dance artists step into the spotlight with three distinctive programs of original choreography.
Dedicated to experiential education, AMPD is helping its students access study and career development opportunities through travel assistantships. Four of the award recipients share their stories.
Three students from Latin America talk about their experiences as international students in AMPD, where they are pursuing undergraduate degrees, expanding their cultural horizons, advancing their creative practices, and extending their professional networks while laying the foundation for a promising career.
Canada's first PoP Moves event, organized by Dance Professor Mary Fogarty, brings emerging and established performance scholars together to share their research into the politics, gender and legitimation surrounding popular dance.