Articles by: Maham Abedi

7 unforgettable moments from Sochi

7 unforgettable moments from Sochi

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by Maham Abedi· · Interactives, Sports, Top stories
Pop in for Pop Culture: February 14, 2014

Pop in for Pop Culture: February 14, 2014

by Maham Abedi· · Arts & Life, Audio, News, On Campus, Top stories
Evening classes cancelled due to snowstorm

Evening classes cancelled due to snowstorm

Ryerson has cancelled all evening classes on Feb. 5 due to poor weather conditions. According to the Ryerson student life Twitter account, classes from 6 p.m. onwards are cancelled. This includes the Chang School. University buildings will remain open as per regular timings. The library will close at 10 p.m. Snowfall is expected to continue into the evening and end […]

by Maham Abedi· · News, On Campus
Pop in for Pop Culture: January 30, 2014

Pop in for Pop Culture: January 30, 2014

by Maham Abedi· · Arts & Life, Audio, News, On Campus, Top stories
Pop in for Pop Culture: January 24, 2014

Pop in for Pop Culture: January 24, 2014

by Maham Abedi· · Audio
Plagiarism: Failure isn’t the only option

Plagiarism: Failure isn’t the only option

Moving to a new country and starting a university education in a foreign language is hard enough. But imagine the trauma from getting a notice that you’re suspected of plagiarism. It’s an accusation that could lead you to fail your course or be expelled. “I’ve had a lot of CESAR members come into our office and some just immigrated to […]

by Maham Abedi· · Features
Ryerson reviews policy dealing with plagiarism, cheating

Ryerson reviews policy dealing with plagiarism, cheating

Ryerson students and staff advised the chairs of a senate committee to reform the academic misconduct policy to encourage student engagement and interest in learning about academic issues. Academic misconduct policy should be more accessible, Ryerson students and staff advised the chairs of a senate committee in Tuesday’s town hall. The committee reviewing the university’s student code of academic conduct held […]

by Maham Abedi· · News, On Campus, Top stories
Rose Ghamari, president of the Ryerson Engineering Student Society. (Mohamed Omar / Ryersonian Staff)

Engineering students to yea or nay doubling levy

Engineering students are a day away from finding out the results of a referendum asking them to double their student society’s annual levy. More than 3,000 full-time students in the Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science’s (FEAS) nine disciplines are voting on whetherthey want to raise the annual student levy the Ryerson Engineering Student Society (RESS) receives every year. RESS […]

by Maham Abedi· · News, Off Campus, On Campus
The George Vari Engineering building at Ryerson University. (File photo)

Ryerson engineering society wants higher allowance

Ryerson engineering students will be hitting the polls next week to decide whether they’re in favour of almost doubling their society’s annual levy. The Ryerson Engineering Student Society (RESS) is asking students to vote in a referendum that would, if passed, increase the current student levy to $65 per year from the current $33.70 — an increase of almost 50 […]

by Maham Abedi· · News, On Campus

Quebec charter threatens us all

By: Maham Abedi When I first started wearing a hijab almost two years ago, I had one reservation. It wasn’t about the outfits in my closet I’d never get to wear again. It wasn’t about bearing the summer heat. It wasn’t even about never feeling the wind in my hair again. It was about the fear of discrimination. I was […]

by Maham Abedi· · Editorial, Opinion

FCAD moving closer to having own society

By Maham Abedi Ryersonian Staff Students in Ryerson’s Faculty of Communication and Design (FCAD) are one step closer to forming their own society after getting the green light from the board of governors to hold a referendum. “I’m very happy, very relieved,” said Cormac McGee, a third-year journalism student who presented the proposal to the board of governors Monday night. […]

by Maham Abedi· · News, On Campus

FCAD looking to create society

By Maham Abedi If all goes according to plan, Faculty of Communication and Design (FCAD) students may have their own student society by January. The initiative, launched by 11 students, proposes a brand new student society called the Ryerson Communication and Design Society (RCDS) that would enable full-time students from FCAD’s nine programs to collaborate on projects and mingle at social events. “We […]

by Maham Abedi· · News, On Campus