AMPD News

June 11, 2021

Message to the AMPD community

I am writing to you today to not offer another statement. I am writing to you today to offer my deepest condolences and acknowledge the pain of individuals and communities affected by these and other events.


Sophie Dow stands on an abandoned railroad
June 8, 2021

Finding Balance Through Our Roots

Inspired by their Métis roots, and in dialogue with Indigenous Elders, Sophie Dow created Medicine Duets, a dance film that will screen at Buddies in Bad Times.


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June 1, 2021

AMPD Celebrates Pride

The School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design has a rich 2SLGBTQIA community. We pride ourselves as a place where students can find their community; where they can express themselves fully, and be loved by their friends, peers and mentors for it.


Gloria Mampuya and Natalia Morales Caceres
May 26, 2021

Dean’s Student Leadership Award

The Dean's Student Leadership Award was created in 2021 to recognize exceptional contributions by undergraduate students to the environment and well-being of all students in AMPD.


May 20, 2021

Fall 2021 Gradual Reopening

We are preparing for all York U AMPD learners to have on-campus, in-person access in the fall and to be fully back in person as early as January 2022. Watch this message from our dean, Sarah Bay-Cheng, to hear about our plans for the fall and winter terms in AMPD.