Ontario universities making room for eSports

Team sign-up sheets for post-secondary schools in Ontario are usually filled with familiar options. But in a new era dominated by the rise of technology, those aforementioned traditional sheets now contain different teams looking for their new star, such as a new AD Carry for the League of Legends team or an experienced rifler in […]

York University CIBC Pan Am / Parapan Am Athletics Stadium

The CIBC Pan Am / Parapan Am Athletics Stadium is already present at York University. It is a fully accessible stadium with a 400-metre track, an infield, a scoreboard, professional broadcast capabilities, athlete change rooms, equipment storage and classroom space.

VIDEO: York U and U of T teaching assistants take their strike to Queen’s Park

Picketers marched to Queen’s Park Wednesday March 4, 2015 to drum up support for their labour dispute with York and the University of Toronto. But as Observer Television News’ Veronica Agudelo reports, some students worry the strike will cost them their semester.

Vinh Le finds greater challenges in America

TAMPA, Fla. – As a baby-faced freshman, Vinh Le was already the best triple-jumper in Canadian university track and field. He wasn’t satisfied with that. The Mississauga native captured the Ontario University Athletics gold medal in his first year with the York University Lions before transferring to Long Island University Brooklyn three years ago. “I […]