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(Steven Goetz/Ryersonian Staff)

Meet your new president

When he was a teenager working his way through his last year of high school in Algeria, Mohamed Lachemi found himself in the middle of a major earthquake. He watched as half of his city was destroyed. Thousands died. In the aftermath of the disaster, young Lachemi had a new drive: to become a civil engineer and learn how to […]

by Ramisha Farooq· · News, On Campus
First-place winners Abil won $5,000 from the DMZ. Left to right: Abid Virani, Misha Mykitiuk, Alwar Pillai, and Graham McLaughlin. (Courtesy Laura Rossi/Ryerson)

Team wins $5,000 in DMZ ‘Hack-cessibility’ competition

One team out of eight walked away with $5,000 in a competition at the DMZ.

New DMZ head is taking it ‘one step at a time’

New DMZ head is taking it ‘one step at a time’

Abdullah Snobar knows he has big shoes to fill as he prepares to take the top job at Ryerson’s Digital Media Zone (DMZ). Snobar will be stepping into the executive director position left by Valerie Fox, the DMZ’s much-lauded co-founder and executive director of over five years, who leaves June 30. “She a builder, she’s the creator, she’s the founder, […]

by Emily Joveski· · News, On Campus