March 2020

WHITEHORSE, YTYukon College announced today that it is postponing the annual May Convocation Ceremony

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WHITEHORSE, YT—The Yukon University Board of Governors is pleased to announce Dr. Mike DeGagné as president and vice chancellor of Yukon University, Canada’s first university north of 60.

DeGagné will begin a five-year term on July 1, 2020. He will be the eighth president of Yukon’s only post-secondary institution, succeeding Dr. Karen Barnes, who has served two terms since 2011 and will retire June 30.

Academic leaders have a final face-to-face meeting in the Pit at Ayamdiguit campus this morning to discuss planning to shift classes online.

WHITEHORSE, YT—Following the request from Yukon’s Chief Medical Officer of Health to limit gatherings and support working from home, Yukon Coll