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Welcome to WintersWelcome to Winters College!

Winters College, established in 1967, is the Fine Arts College at York University. Students affiliated with the College come from all Departments in the Faculty of Fine Arts--including Dance, Design, Digital Media, Film, Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts--as well as from the Department of Communication Studies in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies.

Winters is a vibrant, artistic community whose goal is the continuing success of its students by offering opportunities for students to showcase their artistic talents, foster student interaction with Faculty, and provide a place for students to call their home here at York.

The Master's Office, Winters College Council, and all Winters Fellows work in collaboration to provide students with essential services for improving student success and increasing student engagement on campus. Winters College provides everything from critical skills workshops to social events to concerts, with the goal to improve student life and put students first.

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What's Happening at Winters College

Day3-2-300x300Orientation Winters College 2015 January Orientation - Friday, January 9th, 2015 Welcome to York University. As you probably know, all York students are assigned to a College and as a new member of Winters College, we would like to welcome you to our January Academic Orientation on …
Oct 16th 2013 - Academic Writing term 2 Academic Writing Workshop - A must for every university student; how-to outline, reference, compose, and edit. Come join Professor and Winters Fellow, Robert Kenedy in the Winters Junior Common Room for an Academic Writing Workshop. Date: Monday January 26th, 2015 Time: 12:30 PM to …
Feb 2 2015 - Critical Thinking Critical Thinking Workshop - Improve your ability to understand and evaluate the material you're reading with creative learning strategies that will boost your higher order thinking! Come join Professor and Winters Fellow, Robert Kenedy in the Winters Junior Common Room for a Critical Thinking …
Jan 2015 Contra Dance: January! - Come try a new dance style, contra classes with some folk dance fun! Date: Thursday, January 8th, 2015 Time: 4:00pm to 6:00pm Location: Winters Junior Common Room, 012 (or Winters Dining Hall) Please RSVP to reserve your spot! See you …
Intercut Poster 2014 Final Intercut: Call for Submissions - Short screen plays or excerpts for the 13th Annual Intercut Festival Submission deadline:   Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 The actual event where these screenplays will be read by actors will take place on Feb. 12th, 2015 at 7pm, and will …
book launch Peter McKinnon World Scenography Volume II Book Launch - Date:   Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 Time: 3:00PM to 7:00PM Location Winters Junior Common Room, 012 WC World Scenography 1990-2005 is the second volume of  the World Scenography book series. Documenting significant theatre designs from 1990 to 2005, this volume …
Holiday Concert Nov 28th, 530-630pm Winters Holiday Concert - Date: Friday, November 28th Time: 5:30PM to 6:30PM Location Winters Junior Common Room, 012 WC Winters Holiday Concert Performers: Payadora Tango Ensemble, The Dance Migration, Ian Bell and Wibi.
MasterTeaTime - Jan 12 '15 Tea Time with the Winters College Master - Come share tea and conversation with the Master of Winters College, John Mayberry! Come chat about anything and everything! John Mayberry would love it if you could join him in the Winters Junior Common Room from 1:00- 3:30pm Thursday, January …

Winters College News

CD_Photo Private CD Collection Sale - Private CD Collection Donated by Winters Alumnus Stewart H. Ross: Many one-of-a kind and discontinued CD's, starting from $5!! Please come by the Office of the Master at Winters College or email us (wcmaster@yorku.ca) if you are interested. Partial List …
r&bjpeg Year-End York University Soul Collective Concert - Please join us for an evening with the York University Soul Collective. The York University Soul Collective is an energetic and dynamic 16-piece student ensemble directed by Michael Cado. The group performs Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Funk, and Pop repertoire spanning …
concert -178 Cadence December Newsletter - We were so pleased to have a cappella group Cadence (featuring two Winters alumni) back again to perform for our Holiday Concert this year!  Along with Winters' very own vocal group, Wibi, it was another successful evening.  We were joined …
ShaveOff Movember Shave Off - As you may know, Movember (the month formerly known as November) is a time when men grow their mustaches to raise awareness for mens health issues. Rule number one of Movember is to start the month clean shaven. So come …
Winters Students Take On Joel Plaskett’s New Single “Tough Love” - This music video for “Tough Love” was submitted by Andrew Bundas, a Winters student, for the Scrappy Happiness video contest. They couldn't get enough of it so Joel Plaskett made it the official video for 'Tough Love'. Credits Directed by: …