York University

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York University,

at North York, Ont., Canada; nondenominational; coeducational; founded 1959 as an affiliate of the Univ. of Toronto, became independent 1965. It has faculties of administrative studies, environmental studies, arts, education, pure and applied science, fine arts, and graduate studies and a school of law. There are research institutes in Canadian studies, Jewish studies, earth and space science, international and strategic studies, and Asia Pacific studies.
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'In addition to these, concerted efforts are being made for timely completion of the ultra-modern Faculty of Environmental Studies and Department of Office Technology Management.
Something like this gives us another way of testing why these bees are declining when it's really hard to locate them, let alone sample them in the wild," says York U Assistant Professor aSheila Colla of the Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES).
Environment Canada, World Wildlife Fund Canada, Greenpeace, the first Faculty of Environmental Studies (York U) and Alternatives Journal were all founded between 1967 and 1971.
York University president and vice-chancellor, Mamdouh Shoukri, and Ontario-based PowerStream board chair and Town of Markham mayor, Frank Scarpitti, have announced investment towards sustainable energy research and student awards for the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University.
Reviewed by Adrina Bardekjian, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University
Experts from the Faculty of Environmental Studies at Kenyatta University conducted an independent study in 2000.
Iranians are becoming increasingly aware of severe water and air pollution, over-fishing in the Caspian sea and the loss of large predators such as the Persian cheetah, [To contact Victoria Jamali, write to: Faculty of Environmental Studies, University of Tehran, 16 Azar St., Enghelab Ave., Tehran, Iran]
Annual subscriptions $25.00 (plus GST) from Alternatives Journal, Faculty of Environmental Studies, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1 [less than]alternat@fes.uwaterloo.ca[greater than].
According to an independent study by Kenyatta University's Faculty of Environmental Studies, land in the area sold from $90 (KSh7,000) per acre to $779 (KSh60,000) from 1996 to 1999, making an average price of $275 (KSh2l,200) an acre.
Roger Keil, David Bell, Peter Penz, and Leesa Fawcett are all based in the Faculty of Environmental Studies, York University, Ontario, Canada.
The report was presented to the faculty of environmental studies of the University of Waterloo in June by SRDC general manager Frank Hess.
Bamidele Badejo of the Geography and Regional Planning and Dean, Faculty of Environmental Studies of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, has serious reasons to recommend it to those in shipping and related businesses.

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