All posts by Carolyn Sebastian

Accounting student wins prestigious 2017 Murray G. Ross Award

  Administrative Studies student Alamgir Khandwala is the recipient of the Murray G. Ross Award, one of York University’s greatest honours for a graduating student. Khandwala, who received the award at spring convocation, has graduated from the program’s accounting stream. He is being honoured for academic excellence and his significant contributions to life on campus. […]

LAPS Awards for SAS Students, Student Groups and Alumni

  SAS students, student groups and alumni recently received the following awards from the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies:   Alamgir Khandwala was a recipient of the 2016-17 Outstanding Student Leadership Award. The Outstanding Student Leadership Award honours student leaders in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies for exceptional contributions to […]

Guest Speaker from Save the Children Canada - March 14th 2017

Guest speaker from Save the Children Canada Cash Transfer Programming – Growing Global Aid Priority Mr. Alejandro Terrones Humanitarian Adviser of Save the Children Canada Presentation Schedule Date: March 14 (Tuesday) Time: 4:00pm-6:30pm Place: HNE 037 Contact information: Prof. Fuminori Toyasaki (toyasaki@yorku.ca) Contents 1. What is Cash Transfer Programming (CTP) 2. CTP as a Growing […]

Alumni Achievement

Balancing Numbers and Kindness: Alumnus Provides Experiential Learning for York's Accounting Students There was a time when Bartosz Amerski (BAS ‘06) thought that university was not for him. As a Polish immigrant who came to Canada in 1990 at 12 years old, he believed that his rudimentary English-language skills and lack of funds would preclude […]