Articles by: Taylor Poelman

The Gould Street Party ran from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 18.

Success for inaugural Gould Street Party

Saturday afternoon marked Ryerson’s first Gould Street Party, and organizers say the event could certainly happen again in the future. Part of Ryerson’s Alumni Weekend, the Gould Street Party invited past graduates and current students out onto the busy blue and gold pathway to enjoy a number of activities including food truck eats and homegrown entertainment. Hala Bissada, hospitality and tourism […]

Thank you fat suits, for showing me the value of social experiments

Thank you fat suits, for showing me the value of social experiments

I’ve never used Tinder, but it doesn’t take a dating app based primarily on physical attraction for me to understand that some people are mean. Similarly, it doesn’t take a string of bad blind dates for me to understand that having an expectation of one thing and being presented with another can be frustrating. But recent viral videos called “Fat […]

by Taylor Poelman· · Opinion, Top stories
Campus Clubs: Dance Pak’s decade of success

Campus Clubs: Dance Pak’s decade of success

Once a dancer, always a dancer — anyone who’s spent long hours rehearsing in the studio or performing on stage can relate. But when young dancers graduate from high school or move away from home to pursue new dreams, opportunities to keep practising and performing at a competitive level are often limited. That isn’t the case at Ryerson. Dance Pak, the […]

by Taylor Poelman· · Features, Web Series
Radio and television arts Prof. supports two students' bid to have a curling club at Ryerson.

Stepping Stones To Curling Club

Curling could be hurrying hard to Ryerson as students are taking the first steps to form a club for the sport. The club’s would-be founders have already spoken to Ryerson’s sports clubs co-ordinator — now, it’s just a matter of filling out paperwork and submitting an application to advance to the next stage. “The goal is to go out and compete […]

by Taylor Poelman· · Curling, Sports
Ryerson-D-Boat practices on-water at the Toronto Outer Harbour Dragon Boat Club. (Courtesy Ryerson Dragon Boat)

Campus Clubs: Dragon boat, a club that keeps Rams alumni around

If you’re looking for something to do outside of class, hitting the Mattamy Athletic Centre or going for drinks at the Ram in the Rye may seem like the only options. But that’s simply not so! Ryerson is home to many athletic, artistic and quirky clubs where lasting friendships flourish. From the well-established dragon boat club to the recently revamped […]

by Taylor Poelman· · Features, Sports, Top stories, Web Series
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