Articles by: Laura Lehman

Rams goalie recruited as backup for Marlies

Rams goalie recruited as backup for Marlies

When Knick Dawe woke up on Saturday Feb. 7, his plan for the day was simple. After arriving back home late after a game in Windsor the night before, the Ryerson Rams goaltender was going to have a relaxing brunch. What transpired was an opportunity of a lifetime, and something he would have never expected. By the end of the […]

by Laura Lehman· · Hockey, Sports
Rams new head coach Tiffany Elliot looking to make long-term impact

Rams new head coach Tiffany Elliot looking to make long-term impact

Ryerson has hired an accomplished figure skater and coach, Tiffany Elliot, to bring Ryerson’s figure skating team to new heights. As head coach, Elliot said she hopes to bring a unique skill set to the table to help build on the success of the figure skating program . “The team is already really strong in free skate and dance, so […]

by Laura Lehman· · Figure Skating, Sports
Tiffany Elliot (back right) is looking forward to coaching the Ryerson figure skating team this year. (Courtesy Sean McKinnon)

New Rams figure skating coach brings impressive resume to program

Accomplished figure skater and coach Tiffany Elliot has been hired to bring Ryerson’s figure skating team to new heights. As head coach, Elliot says she hopes to bring a unique skill set to the table to help build on the success of the figure skating program . Last season, the team won its first team medal in the Ontario University Athletics […]

by Laura Lehman· · Figure Skating, Sports
Belleville Bulls forward Jake Marchment was suspended 15 games by the OHL for comments made on Tinder. (Courtesy Belleville Bulls official website)

Ryerson’s Ivan Joseph reacts to OHL suspensions

The Ontario Hockey League (OHL) announced last week it has suspended Peterborough Petes forward Greg Betzold, and Belleville Bulls forward Jake Marchment 15 games each for making offensive comments on Tinder. Both players engaged in a “social networking activity” that goes against league policies, including “Respect in Sport Harassment and Abuse.” Betzold and Marchment made unacceptable comments to women on […]

by Laura Lehman· · Hockey, Sports
The Ryerson Men's soccer team beat UofT 2-1 to secure their fifth victory of the season and remain undefeated.

Ryerson Rams team-by-team overview

Men’s Soccer Sunday, the Ryerson Rams men’s soccer team will be playing in the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) quarterfinals. The game is scheduled for 2 p.m at Downsview Park in Toronto. On this weekend last year, the men won the quarterfinal game 3-2 in overtime, qualifying for the final four and moving on to the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) Championships. They […]

by Laura Lehman· · Sports
Photographer Unknown, Harry Colebourn feeding Winnie, Salisbury Plain, England, 1914, gelatin silver print. From The Colebourn Family Archive.  (Ryerson Image Centre)

‘Willy, nilly, silly old bear’ is coming to image centre

Winnie the Pooh, the loveable, yellow bear in a red shirt, is coming to the Ryerson Image Centre. The month-long exhibit, Remembering the Real Winnie, will open Nov. 5. It showcases the origin of one of literature’s favourite characters. The idea for the character originates from a real Canadian bear that was the mascot of the Canadian war brigade during the […]

Gould Street is a little more colourful this month, now that the trees have begun to turn gold. (Laura Lehman/Ryersonian Staff)

Fall colours arrive on Ryerson’s campus

It’s Thanksgiving weekend and the fall season is officially here. Around Ryerson, the leaves are beginning to change and the weather is getting chilly. As we head into reading week, The Ryersonian offers a glimpse of autumn on campus.              

by Laura Lehman· · Features
New TV show highlights amateur sports

New TV show highlights amateur sports

The only sports news show in Toronto that focuses on high school and post-secondary sports will air its first episode tonight at 7 p.m. Called Trending T.O. Sports, the RogersTV show is produced by Melissa Kurtin, who decided to start a show that would focus on highlights exclusively from schools. The show’s coverage includes Ryerson University, York University, University of Toronto, Humber College, […]

by Laura Lehman· · Rams Athletics, Sports
VIDEO: Former Rams hockey captain takes on fencing

VIDEO: Former Rams hockey captain takes on fencing

Sports reporter Laura Lehman talks to a new member of the fencing team — former Rams hockey captain Nella Brodett.

by Laura Lehman· · Sports, Top stories