Tuition hikes, but free pizza

Tuition hikes, but free pizza

Exams, completing the university budget and the government were just some of the reasons why yesterday’s demonstration never really took off, despite the cause of the event which is worrisome to most students–rising tuition. Thursday’s Rally for Lower Tuition Fees, organized by Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU), which prompted two bicycle cops to do a ride-by, seemed more of a celebration […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus, Uncategorized

RSU members say no to limiting political stances

Ryerson students seem to not care about campus politics. This year’s Ryerson Students’ Union election had an 11 per cent voter turnout rate, and it’s not unusual for meetings to not make quorum. But last Wednesday, a motion put forward not only got students to show up to the spring annual general meeting, but also to heatedly debate the topic. […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus
Ryerson and York met last week to launch the new partnership.
Courtesy Ryerson Today

Ryerson jumps into BEd with York

Beginning next year, students from Ryerson University’s school of early childhood studies (ECS) will be able to graduate with two degrees from two universities. Ryerson and York University have teamed up to offer 45 students in the ECS program both a bachelor of arts (BA) degree and a bachelor of education degree (BEd) over the course of five years. Students […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus
Some say posting too much personal information on social media can affect your career.Photo-illustration Nicole Witkowski

How social media can damage your career

As classes wind down this week, many students and new graduates will use social media to find work. And although this networking tool can help you land a job, experts warn it can devastate a career before it even begins. Mark Patterson is a business development adviser at Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone. He’s a social media expert who knows all […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus
LIVE BLOG: Protesters disrupt U of T men’s issues event

LIVE BLOG: Protesters disrupt U of T men’s issues event

Emotions flare between protesters and men’s issues awareness groups at a U of T event.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus

Review: LMS demo week

Simone Lai Ryersonian Staff Click here to read more: Blackboard may be tossed by Ryerson in 2014 .

by Lindsay Smith· · News, On Campus
By September, students will be able to see a breakdown of their ancillary fees online.

Ryerson to reveal ancillary charges

Students curious about the extra costs tacked onto their tuition fees will be able to view a breakdown of their ancillary fees online by fall. Heather Lane Vetere, the vice-provost students, said that students will be provided with information about ancillary fees  —  the compulsory, additional fees that are charged outside of tuition costs — on the student fees website […]

by Davida Ander· · News, On Campus