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Coming to Graduation? Here are Seven Must-See Fredericton Destinations

Coming to Graduation? Here are Seven Must-See Fredericton Destinations

In June of 2017, Fredericton will welcome Yorkville University’s students, faculty, staff and soon-to-be alumni for the biennial graduation ceremony. Because Yorkville specializes in graduate and bachelor programs with flexible delivery, this may be the first visit many of our students have made to the beautiful capital of New Brunswick.

Canadian Armed Forces Professional to Attend Graduation Ceremony Ten Days Before Deploying to the Middle East

Canadian Armed Forces Professional to Attend Graduation Ceremony Ten Days Before Deploying to the Middle East

In this blog, read more about Ian Matheson, a graduate of the Master of Education in Educational Leadership. Matteson is looking forward to being present for the graduation ceremony in Fredericton, in June of 2017, which is only ten days before he will be deployed for a year to the Middle East, to work on a project that will involve Matheson leading efforts to improve the professional image and comportment of other armed forces and police departments.

Why the Principal of Ontario Private School Chose Yorkville’s Business Degree

Why the Principal of Ontario Private School Chose Yorkville’s Business Degree

When Zaharchuck assumed the role of principal four years ago, she recognized the need to enrich her skills and education, to bring the very best to her new position. Oddly enough, this led Zaharchuk to Yorkville University’s Bachelor of Business Administration program. Find out why in this blog by our Alumni Relations Officer Yolande Clark

Yorkville University Alumni Share Inspiring Stories in Person and on Video

Yorkville University Alumni Share Inspiring Stories in Person and on Video

The room was abuzz as guests arrived at Yorkville University’s new Vancouver campus at 1090 Georgia Street, in the heart of the city’s professional district, on the afternoon of March 10th, for the launch of Yorkville’s Alumni Community. Read all the details of this milestone event here.

Lan Hu, Yorkville’s New Registrar, is Honoured by the Asian Heritage Association

Lan Hu, Yorkville’s New Registrar, is Honoured by the Asian Heritage Association

Lan Hu, who has recently received an impressive promotion to the position of Registrar at Yorkville University in Fredericton, attributes her determination, courage and success, in large part, to her attitude. Read more about Lan here.

No Age Limit on Learning for MEd Graduate who is Now Pursuing her PhD

No Age Limit on Learning for MEd Graduate who is Now Pursuing her PhD

For senior law clerk Barbara O’Gorman, the thirst for knowledge has no age limit.  From working at a busy Toronto law firm to pursuing her education, sixty-nine-year-old O'Gorman has an inspiring life-long passion for excellence, which led her to Yorkville University.

Interior Design Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship

Interior Design Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship

Bachelor of Interior Design student Caitlin Cohen has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Norma Ruth Ridley Scholarship. The presentation was made at the 2017 ARIDO Annual General Meeting on March 22, 2017.

Yorkville University’s Alumni Community Event March 10 in BC

Yorkville University’s Alumni Community Event March 10 in BC

An upcoming Yorkville University’s Alumni event in Vancouver, B.C. is shaping up to be an exceptional event, where not only will those in attendance hear from speakers Dr. Peter Hall, the Dean of Yorkville’s Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology and the President of Yorkville University, Dr. Rick Davey, but also two of our outstanding alumni.

Bachelor of Interior Design Students Help Out Habitat for Humanity

Bachelor of Interior Design Students Help Out Habitat for Humanity

On February 28 a team of eight enthusiastic Bachelor of Interior Design students strapped on their steel toe shoes and headed out to Brampton. The students spent the day volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity build.

Yorkville Student Now Have a New Support in Place for Learning and Academic Success

Yorkville Student Now Have a New Support in Place for Learning and Academic Success

Learning is always an enriching experience, but it also can be a challenging one. But, the next time a student at Yorkville University is struggling with a discussion post, a paper or critical thinking skills, they will have a new place to turn to achieve academic success.