In partnership with the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada; As avid readers, we want to share with you our favourite space and astronomy books! Chris will be diving into his favourite observing books and Jenna will talk about her favourite books on all sorts of other astronomy topics – from the Big Bang to Alien Worlds to the End of Everything. And viewers can let us know which are your favourite space books!
Dr. Alan Corbiere is the Canadian Research Chair in Indigenous History of North America. His presentation focuses on how the Anishinaabe ways of knowing, perspective and language can inform mainstream history during this time of truth and reconciliation.
The Scholars' Hub features discussions on a broad range of topics from some of the best minds at York University.
Register through York U at bit.ly/3y6a9zT
Fake news is a real problem, especially if you don’t know how to tell good information from bad. This online workshop will teach you how to spot misinformation and find out if something online is true or not.
Free. For ages 13+
Please register in advance
Learn how Advanced Style influencers (aged 50+) are using Instagram to fight gendered ageism rampant in North America’s fashion and beauty industries. This presentation is based on a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada funded study recently published in the Journal of the Association for Consumer Research.
With Ela Veresiu (IBBA '09), Associate Professor, Marketing Specialization, Schulich School of Business
Presentation followed by Q&A.
If you’re an over 40 job seeker join us for this informative, virtual workshop to learn some strategic job search techniques that will help you triumph over negative age-related stereotypes. This workshop is designed to assist mature individuals assess and pursue career options based on their many years of accumulated skills and experience. Pre-register. Zoom details will be emailed.
Attend this virtual workshop to learn how you can establish a healthy work/life balance by learning about resources available to you and how to put them to use. The Roadmap to Employment workshop will show how the skills you have mastered and the skills you are learning relate to the job market, and how to use these attributes to source jobs and advance your career goals. In partnership with Job Skills. Pre-register. Zoom details will be emailed.
Discover skills and resources to help you feel informed, engaged and empowered to manage your mental health at work.
In partnership with Canadian Mental Health Association York and South Simcoe.
For more information, contact Corey Harvey, Employment Specialist / Job Developer, at cHarvey-Jazbec@cmha-yr.on.ca.