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School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design

AMPD Top Ten

Best of 2017

December 19, 2017

AMPD Top Ten

#1 Bodies explore the mind in Human Archetype’s “c6”


August 8, 2017 – Rose Hajas (BFA ’14, MA ’17) began devising Within Thyself as a Masters candidate in York University’s Dance program. Now she and co-choreographer Serena Finlayson (BFA ’14) are preparing to premiere

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#2 The inside scoop from five CineSiege winners


November 10, 2017- Recently rocking its 15th anniversary, CineSiege celebrates the best student films produced in the Department of Cinema & Media Arts as picked by a jury of professional filmmakers

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#3 Winters College awards celebrate community

June 21, 2017 – From frosh week to convocation, Winters College is a home away from home for AMPD students. The residence is literally home to over 250 students, mostly from AMPD, who live there during

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#4 AMPD talent at TIFF

AMPD Talent at TIFF

September 7, 2017 – AMPD talent shines at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), which runs Sept. 7 to Sept. 17. Work by York University students, faculty and alumni is featured

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#5 Indigenous Storytelling Workshop

Indigenous Storytelling Workshop

November 6, 2017 – Early October, theatre students Kathryn Geertsema and Frank Chung were two of 19 students participating in a profound three-day intensive workshop about Indigenous Storytelling with

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#6 Gospel powerhouse Professor Karen Burke’s new role in the Jane-Finch community

Karen Burke

September 7, 2017 – Before an audience of passionate educators, and celebrated with three stellar music performances, professor Karen Burke is announced as the inaugural Fellow for

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#7 YSDN2017: Graduate Showcase

Design Experience

Evelyn Quinn and Camilla Dinardo, 4th year students in the York/Sheridan BDes program, speak about how studying at York University has prepared them for their professional careers as designers.

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#8 AMPD and Canada’s National Ballet School collaborate in an interactive dance creation

May 4, 2017 – Creativity and technology converge with stunning results in a unique collaboration between two of the nation’s leading arts schools: Canada’s National Ballet School (NBS) and

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#9 York U hosts symposium on the changing role of public art in Canada

Public Art

May 10, 2017 – Public art can startle, resonate and inform, but its role is changing as expectations evolve about what it should be and do. York University’s Department of Visual Art & Art History is hosting a

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#10 AMPD students choose E-Learning


August 21, 2017 – AMPD students share their experiences with taking online and blended courses at York University.

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