Your Favourite Posts from AMPD this Year

It’s the end of 2019, a momentous year for AMPD. It was a year where we celebrated our 50th Anniversary, welcomed a new dean, and ranked 2nd among Arts, Performing Arts & Design universities in Ontario – according to the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings. Before we amp up for a new decade ahead, […]

AMPD Scholarships – how to succeed and why to apply

  Everyone knows that financially, university can be a lot. Even the bare minimum of expenses like rent (if you’re not lucky enough to live with family in the GTA), tuition, food and books leave many students with significant OSAP loans to pay back after graduation. Do you want some money you don’t have to […]

Bio-Sensing technology stars in an interactive performance installation by AMPD Professors

School of the Arts, Media Performance & Design Professors Erika Batdorf (Theatre) and Mark-David Hosale (Computational Arts) team up with Kate Digby, a dance professor at Kansas State University, and Alan Macy, co-founder of BIOPAC Inc., in creating and presenting Search for Simurgh, an immersive, interactive performance installation workshop August 1-3 at the Toronto Media Arts […]

New dean appointed to the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design

York University President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda L. Lenton issues the following announcement: I am pleased to inform members of the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD) and the York community that the search for dean of the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design has reached a successful conclusion. The search […]