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Yorkville University Celebrates International Women’s Day

Yorkville University Celebrates International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women's Day 2020, we talked to a select group of female Yorkville University students and staff about what the day means to them, why it’s important to celebrate women's achievements, and the role education plays in helping women gain equality.

Yorkville’s Dean of Education Published New Book in March

Yorkville’s Dean of Education Published New Book in March

Yorkville University’s Dr. Ellyn Lyle's newest book is due to hit bookshelves on March 19, 2020. Identity Landscapes: Contemplating Place and the Construction of Self, which Lyle published, focuses on how relationships with place inform an individual's identity development.

Yorkville University Celebrates Grand Opening of New Westminster Campus

Yorkville University Celebrates Grand Opening of New Westminster Campus

The ribbon has officially been cut on Yorkville University’s newly opened, 25,000-square-foot campus in New Westminster, B.C. Yorkville University officials were joined by students, staff and local community leaders on Friday, March 6 to celebrate the grand opening of the new learning space in British Columbia’s ‘Royal City.’

Chuck LeBlanc’s Tips & Tricks to Making the MACP Application Process a Smooth and Seamless One

Chuck LeBlanc’s Tips & Tricks to Making the MACP Application Process a Smooth and Seamless One

No one knows better than Chuck LeBlanc how overwhelming the process of applying to a graduate-level university program can sometimes be. As both a former Yorkville University student advisor AND a current Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MACP) student, LeBlanc has experienced both sides of the often arduous application process – and has stepped out the other side with a few helpful tips and tricks to make the process as smooth and seamless as possible.

Yorkville University’s Dr. Kevin Alderson Wins National Book Award for Addictions Counselling Textbook

Yorkville University’s Dr. Kevin Alderson Wins National Book Award for Addictions Counselling Textbook

“I am an addict." With those four revelatory words, so begins Dr. Kevin Alderson’s 722-page “magnum opus,” Addictions Counseling Today: Substances and Addictive Behaviors - which recently won the prestigious Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA) Counselling Book Award.

Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 MACP Graduation

Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 MACP Graduation

This spring, Yorkville University will host a graduation ceremony for eligible graduates of the Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MACP) program. In this guest blog, Lan Hu, Yorkville University’s Registrar in Frederiction, New Brunswick, answers all your questions about the upcoming ceremony.

Lifelong Learning Pays Off with Promotion for BBA Graduate

Lifelong Learning Pays Off with Promotion for BBA Graduate

Susan Thivierge proudly hangs her framed business degree in the living room and thinks of her family. After many hours studying at the kitchen table, she can now say she did it. “This degree program was something I really wanted to do for personal reasons,” she said. “I want to show my children that learning is lifelong and you can do this at any stage in your life.”

No Compromises Necessary | Nicole Girouard’s BBA Story

No Compromises Necessary | Nicole Girouard’s BBA Story

Seven years ago, Nicole Girouard came to a point in her career where she thought she might have to choose between her corporate ambitions and her desire to seek out higher education. But luckily, she found in Yorkville University an online Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program structured in such a way that she didn’t need to make that compromise.

NBCC Grad Parlays Yorkville BBA Studies Into Promotion

NBCC Grad Parlays Yorkville BBA Studies Into Promotion

Since enrolling in Yorkville’s Bachelor of Business Administration program, Shannon Goodfellow has already received the promotion he was seeking. The New Brunswick Community College graduate is now the Manufacturing Manager at AMETEK Inc.'s Newark, Delaware factory.