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Yorkville University Graduate Surprises “Awesome” Admissions Advisor With Special Thank You

Yorkville University Graduate Surprises “Awesome” Admissions Advisor With Special Thank You

“We’ve never met, but our souls met in 2016 ­– and it was awesome.” Those were the words of praise that greeted Yorkville University’s Sebastian Bustamante when he stepped into a room at the Delta Fredericton on June 20 to a special surprise meeting with Zainab Abdel-Gawad.

Yorkville University Adds Dope New Business Course With Cannabis Module To Its BBA Curriculum

Attention aspiring potrepreneurs: Yorkville University is now offering a ‘special topics’ course with a Cannabis in Canada component. Contemporary Issues in Business: A Case Approach was first introduced to Yorkville’s Bachelor of Business Administration curriculum in January 2019.

Yorkville University celebrates achievements of 300+ BBA, MACP and MEd students at 2019 Graduation

Yorkville University celebrates achievements of 300+ BBA, MACP and MEd students at 2019 Graduation

Yorkville University recently celebrated its largest-ever graduating class in record-setting style, with a gathering of more than 300 graduates and 1,200 of their loved ones at the school’s home base in New Brunswick. Read the recap and view the video of the event here.

Celebrating Her Cultural Roots | Joanne Reeves-Rood’s Yorkville University MEd Story

Celebrating Her Cultural Roots | Joanne Reeves-Rood’s Yorkville University MEd Story

Joanne Reeves-Rood will be pulling double duty on National Indigenous Peoples Day when she travels across the country to attend Yorkville University’s graduation ceremony. Not only will the 35-year-old full-time mom from Cochrane, Alberta act as valedictorian of her Master of Education in Educational Leadership class in Fredericton on June 21, but she’ll also get the opportunity to celebrate her roots by leading a traditional native tea dance for her fellow grads and their guests.

Discovering Her Inner Leader | Karen LaRose’s Yorkville University BBA Story

Discovering Her Inner Leader | Karen LaRose’s Yorkville University BBA Story

If Karen LaRose were to offer one piece of advice to an incoming Yorkville University Bachelor of Business Administration student, it would be simple: “Be prepared.” “You’re going to have to be devoted to it, because it’s going to take a lot of time and effort,” said the 43-year-old married mom of two young boys, who spent the last two-and-a-half years juggling her online BBA studies with a full-time job and spending quality time with her family.

Finding Her True Calling | Ola Abugharbiyeh’s Yorkville University MACP Story

Finding Her True Calling | Ola Abugharbiyeh’s Yorkville University MACP Story

Ola Abugharbiyeh will have plenty of reasons to celebrate on June 21. Not only is the 50-year-old native Palestinian celebrating her graduation from Yorkville University as valedictorian of her Master of Arts in Counselling Psychology (MACP) class, she’ll also be marking the seventh anniversary of her arrival in Canada to build a better life for herself and her family.

Yorkville University appoints Dr. Deirdre Pickerell as new Dean of Student Success

Yorkville University appoints Dr. Deirdre Pickerell as new Dean of Student Success

Yorkville University's Dr. Deirdre Pickerell discusses plans for improved mental health and accessibility services in new role as Dean of Student Success.

Yorkville University BBA student steps closer to dream of liquor store ownership with new LCBO job

Yorkville University BBA student steps closer to dream of liquor store ownership with new LCBO job

Just five months after coming to Yorkville University, Parminder Singh, a 32-year-old Punjab, India native is proud to say he’s now several steps closer to achieving that ambition. Read Parminder Singh's YU story here.

Top 6 Tourist Tips for visitors to Fredericton, New Brunswick | Yorkville Graduation 2019

In late June, around 800 Yorkville University graduates and their families will come to Fredericton, New Brunswick for the 2019 Graduation Ceremony. These graduates come from all over Canada and the world, so to help them make the most of their time in New Brunswick's Capital City, we sat down with the manager of Tourism Fredericton, Stacey Russel, and asked to share her top things to do in Fredericton.

Yorkville University and Toronto Film School celebrate 2019 Graduation

Yorkville University and Toronto Film School awarded degrees and diplomas to nearly 500 newly minted alumni during its 2019 Graduation Ceremony in Toronto. Held on Thursday, May 9 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts, the event drew a near-capacity crowd of graduates’ family members and friends to cheer on their loved ones as they marched across the stage in the George Weston Recital Hall to accept their scrolls.