Fifty-six minutes into the game, Team Canada’s women’s hockey team didn’t seem to stand a chance against Team U.S.A. Lisa Haley, the team’s assistant coach, was there for it all: the score that broke the tie, the deafening cheers as the tables turned and the goal that won the gold medal for Canada. “Trying to find the right adjective is […]
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The Canadian men’s hockey game may have grabbed national attention on Sunday morning, but the real thriller took place three days earlier. The Canadian women’s team beat the U.S., its bitter rival in a historically two-horse tournament, to win gold. While it was a game to make all Canadians proud, that pride is felt strongly here at Ryerson. At head […]
By Hania Ahmed [View the story “Hockey Biggest Sport at 2014 Olympics: Ryerson Students” on Storify]
Students can now stay updated with the ongoing Olympic medal counts, through a website created by the Ryerson library. On Monday, the Ryerson University Library & Archives launched Olympic Watch, a website that combines statistical data about competing countries along with their Olympic medal standings. Daniel Jakubek, a geographic information system and map librarian at Ryerson, said the site’s purpose […]