CANADIAN ETHNIC MEDIA ASSOCIATION

Voices of Canada

Goodbye Wasyl

January 26, 2015

Wasyl, who immigrated from his native Ukraine in 1950, enrolled with the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts and earned his BA in Library Sciences, gaining employment at the University’s library and eventually an appointment as head of the Slavic languages section.

A member of a number of learned societies, he authored several important papers as well as furnishing material to Ukrainian media in Canada.