One of Ryerson’s newest student groups is working on a plan to help elementary schools provide students from low-income families with healthy meals. “One third of every food bank user is a child, so we can see an issue that we still have poverty, we still have children going to school without food and that’s something that they don’t have […]
Articles by: Alysia Burdi
Thirty years later, choirmaster Matthew Jaskiewicz still finds magic in the music.
Ryerson’s dragon boat club hosted the fourth annual Ontario University Indoor Championships in the Student Learning Centre.
I am a product of the overachieving club and I can’t get myself out of it. I have never been forced to study, get good grades or take on multiple paid and unpaid jobs — I chose to do it on my own. It’s nothing new to me when someone tells me, “I don’t know how you do it all.” […]
This week on The Ryersonian weekly wrap: Ryerson University is blacklisted from using the city’s water trailers Free pie lures students to vote early on campus And much more… Hosted by Cole Deakin and Alysia Burdi.
Recent graduates and students of Ryerson’s architecture program are lighting up the night at Nuit Blanche with an interactive installation, Ripple. The project will feature multiple blue-lit raindrops that will be suspended at a high level to create an interactive atmosphere through sight and sound.
The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press. This week on The Ryersonian weekly wrap: Architects of Ryerson launch Ripple at Nuit Blanche 2015 NASA shares exciting news about Mars this week […]
Marking their 15th anniversary, Ryerson’s Tri-Mentoring Program (TMP) plans to expand their outreach after receiving a $1 million gift from BMO Financial Group this month. The program offers mentorship opportunities to a diverse student body across various faculties on campus. Their mission is to help first-year students ease into their new post-secondary lifestyle with help from upper-year students with similar academic and cultural […]
Social media outrage rose Monday over controversial cartoons depicting the death of a Syrian refugee child, Alan Kurdi, published in the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. Last week the young boy’s body was found washed ashore on a Turkish beach after a boat carrying Syrian refugees capsized in the Mediterranean Sea. Many media outlets paid tribute to the three-year-old boy […]
WATCH ABOVE: In the wake of Monday’s hate display and following reports last week of online threats against women on campus, our reporter Kascha Cassaday is asking the question… Are students and faculty feeling safe at Ryerson? Here’s her report. Last week, someone using the screen name “Kill Feminists” commented on blogTO articles urging people to hurt feminists and professors in […]