eLearning News

November 29, 2019

AMPD Profs Lead Event for Experiential Education

Dance professor Norma Sue Fisher-Stitt led an event featuring seven faculty presenters from a variety of programs demonstrating the ways they use EE in their courses. They highlighted the ways EE can be used by a diversity of disciplines across the three EE areas of Classroom, Community or Work.

September 24, 2019

2019 AMPD Teaching Awards

The School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design celebrated the start of the academic year with a fall faculty reception and teaching awards presentation Wednesday, September 18.

Amnon Buchbinder, photographed on Hornby Island, B.C. Image by Caleb Buchbinder
March 18, 2019

Two-day retrospective showcases York film Professor Amnon Buchbinder’s inspiring work

The work of Professor Amnon Buchbinder will be the subject of a two-day retrospective taking place March 22 and 29 at York University’s Keele Campus. The event, which is free and open to the public, features four films by the Genie award-winning filmmaker. As part of the retrospective, there will be a reception on March 29 to honour Buchbinder’s recent promotion to full professor.

Elements of Oz by The Builders Association. Photo by Gennadi Novash, courtesy of Peak Performances at Montclair State University.
October 18, 2018

Intermedial Narrative & Performance: New Approaches

Sensorium: Centre for Digital Arts & Technology presents a one-day symposium focusing on new forms of storytelling at the intersection of performance, film, mixed media, and installation.

June 15, 2018

Digitally Engaged Learning Conference 2018: Early Bird Registration Open!

We’re excited to announce DEL 2018 will be hosted for the first time in Canada by the School of the Arts, Media, Performance, & Design at York University from September 20-22, 2018.

Digitally Engaged Learning (DEL) is an international conference exploring and evolving digitally engaged teaching and learning in art and design. This year, we offer the metaphor of edge effects as a provocation to explore zones of transition where technologies, disciplines, ways of knowing and bodies of knowledge overlap, producing adaptation, hybridity, transition and transformation.

Early Bird registration ends on July 31 - register now and save!

March 16, 2018

Deadline Extended: Digitally Engaged Learning 2018 – Edge Effects CFP

Digitally Engaged Learning (DEL) is an “international conference exploring and evolving digitally engaged teaching and learning in art and design Higher Education.” DEL 2018 will be hosted by AMPD at York University from Sept 20-22, 2018. Submit your proposals for DEL 2018: Edge Effects - Exploring zones of transition in teaching and making by April 2!