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MACP Student Establishes Jiu-Jitsu Program to Help Fellow Vets, First Responders Cope With PTSD

MACP Student Establishes Jiu-Jitsu Program to Help Fellow Vets, First Responders Cope With PTSD

Yorkville University’s Graham Bettes recently appeared in a Niagara This Week feature profiling his establishment of a jiu-jitsu program for local veterans and first responders dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Bettes, who’s just a few weeks shy of graduating from Yorkville's Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology program, told his community newspaper that he’s seen “positive changes” in those with PTSD who’ve taken up the martial art.

Yorkville’s Credit Transfers Made NBCC Grad’s Dream of Getting a Degree a Reality

Yorkville’s Credit Transfers Made NBCC Grad’s Dream of Getting a Degree a Reality

By the time she heard that fateful radio ad for Yorkville University’s Bachelor of Business Administration program, Pamela Parent had all but given up her dream of going back to school to further her career. “Then I heard on the radio that Yorkville takes into consideration your past college and university credits, and that I could possibly finish my BBA in two-and-a-half years, which was an ‘aaaaahhhhhh’ moment for me,” said the 46-year-old Edmundston, New Brunswick native.

Supply Chain Canada and Yorkville University Announce Accreditation Agreement

PRESS RELEASE - We are pleased to announce that Supply Chain Canada and Yorkville University have formalized an accreditation agreement that will provide advanced standing in Supply Chain Canada's Supply Chain Management Professional™ (SCMP™) Designation Program for graduates of Yorkville University's Bachelor of Business Administration Supply Chain Management specialization program. Read more here.

NBCC and Yorkville University agree to new business degree pathway

NBCC and Yorkville University agree to new business degree pathway

New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) and Yorkville University signed an agreement today that provides a new pathway for NBCC’s business administration diploma graduates to quickly obtain a degree.

Retired Navy Officer Employs Yorkville BBA Degree in Transition to Civilian Career

Retired Navy Officer Employs Yorkville BBA Degree in Transition to Civilian Career

New degree. New career path. New lease on life. In the nearly five years since retiring from his 36-year career in the Royal Canadian Navy, Paul Stonier hasn’t skipped a beat in his successful settlement into civilian life – thanks to some help from Yorkville University.

Yorkville Interior Design Grad’s Work Featured on Property Brothers, Love It Or List It

Yorkville Interior Design Grad’s Work Featured on Property Brothers, Love It Or List It

For Azar Sabzevari, the journey from studying interior design at Yorkville University to having her work featured on such hit HGTV shows as Property Brothers and Love It Or List It was a whirlwind one. Still a student when she decided to launch Tango Design Studio, her boutique firm specializing in custom kitchen and bath cabinetry quickly caught the eye of the popular home improvement shows.

Yorkville Bachelor of Interior Design Students Bring Home 2019 ARIDO Awards

Yorkville Bachelor of Interior Design Students Bring Home 2019 ARIDO Awards

The Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario has recognized not one, but two Yorkville University students with awards for leadership and volunteerism this year. Bachelor of Interior Design students Haneih Ahani and Janny Do walked away with ARIDO’s 2019 Gary Hewson Memorial Award and CTI Working Environments Student Scholarship, respectively.

CERIC Roadshow Makes Stop at Yorkville’s Vancouver Campus

CERIC Roadshow Makes Stop at Yorkville’s Vancouver Campus

The Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC) and Yorkville University are set to co-host a free, career theory-focused networking breakfast next month, featuring guest speakers including Yorkville's own Dr. Roberta Neault and Dr. Deirdre Pickerell.

Master of Education in Educational Leadership Grad Publishes Capstone Research

Master of Education in Educational Leadership Grad Publishes Capstone Research

Yorkville University alumnus Monica Hansford recently published Teaching Scaffolding to Early Childhood Educators – a 62-page, self-published “reworking” of the capstone research she completed during her studies in the Master of Education in Educational Leadership program.

Yorkville University Announces Inaugural Winners of its Working Adults Tuition Bursary

Yorkville University Announces Inaugural Winners of its Working Adults Tuition Bursary

Veronica Rubino and Angel Hsiao have been named the first recipients of Yorkville University's Working Adults Tuition Bursary. The pair, who are both studying towards their Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at Yorkville, will have 100 per cent of their tuition fees covered by the university.