Articles by: Iram Partap

Iram Partap says fruits and vegetables are a distant memory since living off frozen dinners and Tim Hortons through university. (Iram Partap/Ryersonian Staff)

What I learned from my two-day long detox

I feel tired, sluggish, distracted, unmotivated, and mentally out of it all the time. Kind of like a permanent hangover from life. I’d like to think that working two jobs in order to pay my rent and school fees while being in school full-time is a legitimate excuse. I have no money almost 100 per cent of the time and […]

by Iram Partap· · Opinion
Women’s soccer coach steps down

Women’s soccer coach steps down

The head coach of the Ryerson Rams women’s soccer team is leaving . The Rams announced Kevin Souter’s departure earlier this week. Souter said  that he would be moving back home this summer with his family to focus on being a dad. “I will be moving to Scotland this summer to be near family and pursue different opportunities within the […]

by Iram Partap· · Soccer, Sports
MAC to host charity event for armed forces vets

MAC to host charity event for armed forces vets

This Friday, the MAC is hosting the Heroes Hockey Challenge (HCC) to support the families of wounded soldiers and those killed in combat. Toronto Maple Leafs Alumni will face off against the HHC Warriors, consisting of active Canadian Forces members in the GTA, in a friendly hockey game presented by this year’s charity Wounded Warriors Canada. To date, the event has […]

Kerr Hall hosts 2015 OUA Badminton Championship

Kerr Hall hosts 2015 OUA Badminton Championship

Ryerson brought home some medals this weekend at the 2015 OUA Badminton Championship. Ryerson’s Kirk Hansen and Nathan Cheung won the bronze medal against Waterloo’s Anthony Ho and Nicolas Hon in men’s doubles, at the event hosted in Ryerson’s Kerr Hall Gym. Hansen also managed to advance to the elimination round in men’s singles but lost in the second round […]

by Iram Partap· · Badminton, Sports
The Dance Pak performing their dance "V" at Strive.

Dance Pak ends competition season on a high note

Whether it’s at halftime or during a timeout, Ryerson’s dance team is a fixture at Rams games, entertaining the fans and supporting the teams. But when they’re not cheering for their beloved Rams, the Dance Pak spends time, twice a week, practising for the three collegiate dance competitions they participate in every year. “Although we perform at basketball games and […]

by Iram Partap· · Sports
Ryerson hosts kickoff event Jumpoff on Gould Street for CIS Final 8 championship

Ryerson hosts kickoff event Jumpoff on Gould Street for CIS Final 8 championship

In less than two weeks, one of the biggest university sports events in the country is coming to Ryerson. And to celebrate the much anticipated CIS Men’s Basketball Final 8 Championship, the Canadian version of “March Madness,” the Ryerson Rams hosted a kickoff event on Gould Street Thursday afternoon. Despite the cold weather, students still came out for the free hot chocolate, […]

by Iram Partap· · News, On Campus