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(Andrea Vacl)

Ryerson pulls its wicks out for Harambe

About 150 people gathered at Lake Devo Thursday night at a candle-lit vigil for Harambe, the western lowland gorilla who was killed last May when a child fell into his enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo. The incident vaulted Harambe into Internet stardom, making the gorilla one of the most popular memes of 2016. Attendees joined hands and lit candles—donated by […]

by David Greenberg· · In pictures, News, On Campus
Tumult Arts Festival on Sept. 8, 2016.

6 artists who took over Gould Street at the Tumult Arts Festival

Tumult Arts Festival hit Gould Street on Thursday, bringing performance art, poetry, graffiti and installation art to Ryerson. As the sun set over Ryerson campus, students walking through were greeted by DJs spinning old school hip hop and reggae, an outdoor café and a competition by Art Battle Toronto. Brodie Metcalfe, the RSU event co-ordinator, created the event because he […]

PHOTOS: The Festival of Colours

PHOTOS: The Festival of Colours

A sea of colours flooded Gould Street on April 1 as the Ryerson Indian Student Association (RISA) celebrated the Hindu festival of Holi. This was the third year the event has been held. Holi, otherwise known as the Festival of Colours, celebrates the spring. It is commemorated by spray friends and family with colored powders and water.  

by Andrea Vacl· · Arts & Life, In pictures
RTA takes karaoke win

RTA takes karaoke win

RTA breaks Journalism’s karaoke winning streak.

Ryerson engineers complete annual bug push for Cancer Society

Ryerson engineers complete annual bug push for Cancer Society

Ryerson engineering students geared up at 11 a.m. Thursday morning to start their annual bug push, an event dedicated to raising funds for the Canadian Cancer Society this year. Rain or shine, this event will go on, and this year, it’s rain. The bug push involves students pushing a new 1973 Volkswagen Beetle around Ryerson’s Kerr Hall quad for 24 hours. The […]

by Erin Hesselink· · In pictures, News, On Campus
Liezel Yance, Siobhan Cassidy, Jennie Pearson of the CWTP. (Rachael D'Amore / Ryersonian Staff)

The Centre for Women and Trans People capture DIY culture and gender through zines

By Rachael D’Amore On the second floor of the Ryerson Student Learning Centre, a card table is littered with glue sticks, paper, scissors, a pile of outdated VICE magazines and a jug of glitter. Clippings of nearly nude women are smeared over mugshots of serial killers and surrounded by cutouts of jungle foliage. At the second annual Zine-Making Workshop, held […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Arts & Life, In pictures, On Campus
United Black Students at Ryerson vice-president Pascale Diverlus smiles as she sees the banner dropped Nov. 18, 2015. (Jordyn Gibson/Ryersonian Staff)

Students rally at Ryerson in support of Mizzou protests

Ryerson students rallied in support of the Missouri university protests.

Photo essay: Santa Claus parade

Photo essay: Santa Claus parade

Did you say Santa Claus? Yes, we did.

by Emerson Brito· · In pictures, News
Lest we forget, In Flanders Fields

Lest we forget, In Flanders Fields

Community members gathered in the quad to commemorate Remembrance Day.

by Ryersonian Staff· · In pictures, RyersonianTV
Country honky tonk scores big at men’s hockey game

Country honky tonk scores big at men’s hockey game

Ryerson group dresses up for Bollywood film industry’s 100th anniversary

Ryerson group dresses up for Bollywood film industry’s 100th anniversary

Ryerson students dressed up in their favourite Bollywood-themed costumes to celebrate Hindi cinema last month. Ryeflix, a student group and movie club, was created in September by a third-year business technology management student, Zaeem Sarwar, and a fourth-year psychology student, Sarah Lane. The group includes nine executive members. Ryeflix’s Bollywood costume party was its latest event, and fifth of the […]