Articles by: Melissa Verge

Lecture highlights importance of Bitcoin

Lecture highlights importance of Bitcoin

It’s the future of finance and the future of technology. That’s what Antony Chiesa, a third-year business management technology student, had to say about cryptocurrency during his lecture on Monday afternoon. Chiesa is giving six lectures on the topic at Ryerson, and said that it’s better than our current monetary system in so many ways. “A lot of people don’t […]

by Melissa Verge· · Business, News, On Campus
O’Keefe House holds fond memories for Ryerson alumna

O’Keefe House holds fond memories for Ryerson alumna

Living at O’Keefe House was like living with a large family for students who moved away from home to live in downtown Toronto. The Ryerson residence, which housed students for 55 years, will no longer be used as a residence building in the fall of 2018. For students who had an opportunity to live there, it was a place where […]

by Melissa Verge· · News
The future of O’Keefe is still unknown…

The future of O’Keefe is still unknown…

O’Keefe House residence has been a fixture at Ryerson for 55 years, but there will be no fresh faces moving in to 137 Bond St. next fall. There will be no 56th move-in day — the bunk beds will stay empty, and the cement stairs will be spared the weight of heavy suitcases. The university said Tuesday that the O’Keefe […]

by Melissa Verge· · News, On Campus
Ryerson baseball player Jeremias Sucre hails from San Felix, Venezuela

Ryerson baseball player Jeremias Sucre hails from San Felix, Venezuela

It may be cold in Toronto, but Rams baseball pitcher Jeremias Sucre can still picture the sun beating down on his back 11 years ago in Venezuela. It’s 9 a.m. and already sweltering at the baseball diamond, but in Sucre’s eyes, it was “the perfect day to play baseball.” An 11-year-old Jeremias Sucre is decked out in a grey and […]

by Melissa Verge· · Baseball, Sports
Ryerson Rams defeat Lakehead in thrilling 5-4 last-minute victory

Ryerson Rams defeat Lakehead in thrilling 5-4 last-minute victory

There was a lot of back and forth in Thursday night’s hockey game as the Ryerson Rams took on the Lakehead Thunderwolves at the Mattamy Athletic Centre (MAC), but it was the Rams who emerged victorious when the buzzer went off at the end of the third. Ryerson beat the Thunderwolves 5-4. The Rams struggled both offensively and defensively in […]

by Melissa Verge· · Hockey, Sports
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