Join David Duong for this virtual presentation and learn about the following strategies: Capital gains-real life examples, how to minimize taxes, family law issues, tools and issues with cottages, funding the tax bill. Preregister. Zoom details will be emailed.
Author Mike Drak returns to discuss his new book and outlines the step by step process to create a successful retirement and why people struggle with this issue. Learn the 9 Principles for Designing your ideal Post-Career Lifestyle. Pre-register. Zoom details will be emailed.
COVID-19 has led to an unprecedented global disruption, costing jobs and lives. This presentation will focus on applying principles of memory and decision-making fromcognitive psychology to understand how the pandemic is affecting decisions about adhering to protective measures until a vaccine or treatment is available. Q&A to follow.
With Dr. Shayna Rosebaum, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health
Due to the geographic origins of the first major outbreak of COVID-19 in Wuhan, China, there have been reports of Asians around the world experiencing discrimination, xenophobia, or racism. While the emerging story of the instances of COVID-19 stigma and discrimination are only one aspect of this story, other aspects include a deeper understanding of the community itself along with an awareness of the capacity the Chinese diaspora community brings forward to help us all overcome COVID-19. Presentation and Q&A.
The Scholars' Hub looks at the ACTon study, a participatory video method for working online with students with disabilities and their instructors to explore issues of accessibility in experimental learning settings. Presentation and Q&A.
Registration through York at: https://yorku.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5pC4FHPgQGSSZ9QyskkK8Q
All welcome! You do not have to be a student or alumni of York U to attend.
Doing your taxes; what's in it for you? Join representatives from Canada Revenue Agency and learn about benefit and credit payments you could receive from CRA if you do your taxes each year. Q&A to follow. Pre-register for Zoom details.
Black History Month
Presenting: Dr. Cheryl Thompson
Author Reading l Q&A
Dr. Cheryl Thompson's books include "Beauty in a Box: Detangling the Roots of Canada's Black Beauty Culture" and "Uncle: Race, Nostalgia, and the Politics of Loyalty.
In celebration of Black History Month
In partnership with Canada Revenue Agency, join us for a virtual presentation and learn about the most common scams including aggressive phone calls, what to look for in emails and text messages. Q & A will follow. Pre-register for zoom information.
Amidst the global pandemic and nationwide protests over police brutality and recism, the US is holding its elections. This presentation will examine how the US political system functions, in particular systemic voter suppression against People of colour, the poor and women voters - and critical contestations by different populations to claim the vote.
The presenters will also reflect on the US presidential election, its implication for Canada and the world, and conceptions of democracy and the commons in the United Statesand beyond.
Learn about the strategies young people are using to connect, fall in love and stay safe as they navigate this new world of dating during a pandemic. By learning more about how teens are managing risk and danger today, they will be set up for success during less stressful periods tomorrow.
Presentedby Dr. Sarah Flicker, Professor, Environmental Arts & Justice Coordinator, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change and York Research Chair in Community Based Participatory Research.