Articles by: Kevin John Siazon

Feasting alone on Thanksgiving

Feasting alone on Thanksgiving

The Thanksgiving long weekend can be a lonely one for the many university students who aren’t able to travel home. It can also be tough on students when there are no parents or relatives to fill their stomachs with turkey and love. Iulia Larca, a fourth-year creative industries student, said her first year spending the holiday away from her family […]

by Kevin John Siazon· · Arts & Life, Food
(Brooks Harvey)

RSU student groups can’t get a room

Every September, the Pakistani Students’ Association (PSA) holds a welcome dinner to kick off the school year. “That’s a tradition, it has to happen,” said Rabia Tanvir, PSA vice-president communications. But this year it didn’t happen — at least not in September. The PSA is not alone. Confusion with the Ryerson Students’ Union’s (RSU) new online room booking form has […]

by Kevin John Siazon· · News, On Campus, students
Junk Food Festival in Toronto on Sept. 10, 2016.

Weekend of gluttony at Toronto’s Junk Food Festival

The Toronto Star building at One Yonge Street was the first stop for a new junk food festival competition that is set to travel through Canada to New York City. Visitors at the festival tried junk food combinations created by teams vying to win $2,500 for having the highest sales. At the end of the eight-city tour, the winning team […]

by Kevin John Siazon· · Arts & Life