Category Archives: SCS blog

Current IT Audit Execution student secures senior position at Manulife

Dylan O’Dell is currently studying in the Certificate in IT Audit Execution program – the second School of Continuing Studies program he’s taken in two years! Recently, Dylan started a new position with Manulife as a Senior Technology Auditor. He credits the education and experience he received at the School of Continuing Studies as a major […]

Statement from Assistant Vice-President Tracey Taylor-O’Reilly regarding the tragic loss of a School of Continuing Studies Student

Along with the instructors and the staff of the York University School of Continuing Studies, I was deeply saddened to learn of the loss of one of our students aboard the Ukrainian International Airlines flight which crashed in Iran this week. A large population of our student body are international students who are excited to […]

PR and Marketing students attend panel discussion with Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations advisory council members

Thank you to Joanne Rider, Nikki Laoutaris and Rhonda McMichael, advisory council members for the Post-Graduate Certificate in Public Relations, for speaking to our Public Relations and Digital and Content Marketing students on November 21. Hosted by The School of Continuing Studies, and organized by Program Manager Todd Rich, the Q&A format of the event was a great opportunity […]

Data & AI Marketing Toronto Conference and Expo – Join us on December 2 & 3, 2019

Visit The School of Continuing Studies at Booth 16 The Data & AI Marketing Toronto Conference and Expo is back for another year, and The York University School of Continuing Studies will be there on Monday – Tuesday, Dec 2-3, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Toronto.   The Data and AI Marketing Toronto Conference is a […]

The School of Continuing Studies wins Gold for Best Adult Education in The Toronto Star’s Readers’ Choice Awards

This September, The Toronto Star opened voting for its annual Readers’ Choice Awards. For a month, Torontonians went online to cast a vote for their favourite GTA businesses in over 400 Readers’ Choice categories, ranging from food, dentists, bookstores, golf courses, and many more. On November 15th, the winners were announced, and the York University School […]

Students to attend the Toronto Machine Learning Summit’s Annual Conference & Expo on November 21-22

The School of Continuing Studies will be attending the Toronto Machine Learning Summit (#TMLS2019) Annual Conference & Expo on Thu-Fri, Nov 21-22, 2019. The event is located in the heart of Toronto at The Carlu, 444 Yonge Street, Toronto ON. Every year, individuals and organizations make huge strides in the rapidly changing fields of AI […]

Human Resources Management student gains job opportunity before graduation day

With a little under a year left of school, Human Resources student and Sault Ste Marie native, Taryn Ross, has successfully secured employment in the HR field and is ecstatic to start her first day of real experience. When she began her studies in the fully online Certificate in Human Resources Management program, she embraced […]

Machine learning student shares success story

Now in its second year, our Certificate in Machine Learning is proving to be a career-defining experience for aspiring data scientists looking to use machine learning solutions to change the world of business. Iman Lau, who graduated from the program this Spring, is an early success story of this dynamic and forward-thinking new certificate. After having […]

Data Analytics for the Public Sector Summit – Join us Sept 10 & 11, 2019

Big Data is exploding in many industries, including the public sector. All types of organizations, from healthcare providers to educational institutions face unique challenges in managing the data of their stakeholders. Join us on Sep 10-11, 2019 at the Data Analytics for the Public Sector Summit. The York University School of Continuing Studies is a proud […]

Cloud Computing Strategy expert at Microsoft imparts knowledge to students

Starting this January, our new Certificate in Cloud Computing Strategy will give our students the skills and expertise to get a cloud adoption strategy off the ground. Taking a platform agnostic approach, this dynamic new 100% online program teaches you to compare service models, manage change and create a compelling business case for the cloud. Leo Sorokin, […]