Tag: athletics

Posted by Breanna Marcelo on August 17, 2017

David Collenette, a notable alumni of Glendon Campus, once said that the school is a “bilingual gem in a unilingual sea”. I love that line, and after visiting York U’s beautiful bili ...
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Posted by Sam on August 10, 2016

Last year marked the success of a number of York athletes at the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games, part of which took place right here on York’s Keele campus. Fast-forward to 2016, and the Rio Olympics are n ...
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Posted by Sam on July 14, 2016

    In the blink of an eye a year has passed, and believe it or not, it was around this time in 2015 that York University (among other venues) was playing host to the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games ...
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Posted by Sam on August 12, 2015

  The Games were off to an amazing start with a spectacular Opening Ceremony, and they continue to delight us with every new medal. Yesterday, my colleague Rebecca and I got the chance to see one ...
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Posted by Sam on August 10, 2015

  In continuing our coverage of anything and everything Games-related, last Friday night my colleague Rebecca and I once again headed down to the CIBC Pan Am/Parapan Am Athletics Stadium in cele ...
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Posted by Megan on July 30, 2015

Hi Friends, I can hardly believe that the first part of the Games has come to an end! With some brilliant highs (Shawn Barber’s gold medal in pole vault comes to mind) and some disappointing lows (G ...
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Posted by Sam on July 27, 2015

Well, they’re over, the Pan Am Games, but what fun we had, what amazing athleticism we witnessed! Congratulations to everyone who participated and helped make it possible, athletes, organizers, ...
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Posted by Sam on July 22, 2015

Yesterday morning my fellow bloggers Rebecca and Megan and I were fortunate enough to check out the first day of the Games’ Athletics competition taking place at York’s own CIBC Pan Am/Par ...
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Posted by Megan on December 9, 2014

Introducing Influential Leaders at York U (ILYU), a new weekly series inspired by Humans of New York. Each week I’ll profile a new inspirational student leader on campus. You’ll read abou ...
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