Post Tagged with: "advocacy"

(Ryersonian file photo)

RSU Election: Where candidates stand on student issues

Check out where RSU election candidates stand on key student issues.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News
Movember: Armchair Advocacy

Movember: Armchair Advocacy

Every year I dread the arrival of November. Yes the month of November has my birthday and means the countdown to Christmas has begun. However, it also marks the start of what I dread: Movember. Every November 1st, my boyfriend shaves off his perfectly groomed scruff to reveal the baby face hidden underneath. It eventually grows out to the prickly […]

by Tamara Sestanj· · Guest Opinion, Opinion
Finding purpose in advocacy

Finding purpose in advocacy

Growing up with an autistic brother, 20-year-old Ryerson student Josh Lamers saw first-hand that there isn’t enough being done to accommodate the needs of young people with disabilities. “This is the issue: the families who care about (those with disabilities) and are supporting them aren’t allowed to talk or make any suggestions to the school board or community housing,” Lamers […]

by Gina Wicentowich· · Arts & Life, Health, students, Top stories