2023 President’s Annual Report
Honouring exceptional changemakers
Right the Future

York awards honorary degrees at the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Convocation

York University celebrated the Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Convocation ceremonies with a distinguished and diverse lineup of individuals who were recognized for their positive impact in areas ranging from human rights advocacy and environmental activism to innovation and entrepreneurship: 

Fall 2022

  • Sally Armstrong: Renowned author, journalist and human rights activist.
  • Noah ‘40’ Shebib: Music producer and ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
  • Mark Tewksbury: Record-breaking Olympic champion and LGBTQ+ rights advocate.

Spring 2023