Jean Augustine Chair in Education

Inaugural Don Levy Lecture at York U celebrates Jamaica55

A new public lecture series, presented by The Jean Augustine Chair in Education, Community and Diaspora at York University in association with The Jamaica 55 Canada Committee, will run at York University on Oct. 6. The inaugural Don Levy Lecture, in ce ...

Jean Augustine’s 80th birthday event directs donations to York

Pictured: Jean Augustine and Lyndon Martin, Dean of the Faculty of Education; Jean Augustine with York President and Vice-Chancellor Rhonda Lenton Members of the York community were among the many friends, family and colleagues who gathered at the pres ...

IN THE MEDIA - Professor Carl James

Professor Carl James is one of the researchers behind a groundbreaking new study that sheds light on being black in Toronto. Read his interview in the Globe & Mail about the Black Experience Project here.

In the media - Professor Carl James

A new report titled 'Toward Race Equity in Education' by Professor Carl James, finds that black students face an achievement and opportunity gap in GTA schools. James is the Jean Augustine Chair in Education, Community & Diaspora at York University ...

Black History Month Symposium looks at evolving meaning of Blackness in Canada

The Faculty of Education’s Jean Augustine Chair in Education will present a two-day Black History Month Symposium on Feb. 17 and 18 at Founders Assembly Hall. Pictured right: Anthony Stewart “The Evolving Meaning of Blackness in Canada” will feature ke ...