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How to display your work for future employers

How to display your work for future employers

  The paperless wave is taking over the job hunt. Employers in fields like graphic design, journalism and photography want to see your resumé and portfolio online. “More and more we’re getting students coming in asking about online – their presence, social media, a website,” said Ian Ingles, Ryerson Career Centre’s operations manager. Ingles said a website “makes your application […]

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The hidden advantage of post-secondary education: society has better baristas than ever

They say that our generation, often dubbed the millenials, is the most educated in history. This is especially true in our society, where the merits of a long and successful education are practically jammed down our throats since birth. And there are definitely advantages to an outrageously over-educated generation. It’s common knowledge that all the 20-somethings wandering around out there […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Editorial
Labour of love: Ryerson grad gets crafty with beer

Labour of love: Ryerson grad gets crafty with beer

So many of us have our noses to the grindstone in the hopes of landing a decent job someday, that every now and then a “follow-your-passions” type of story is just the spark of motivation we need — especially when that passion is beer. After graduating from Ryerson in 2008 with a finance degree, Stephen Rich landed a job at […]

by Stephanie La Leggia· · Arts & Life, Food, Top stories
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Around Campus: March 24-30

For the animal activist: Dan Lyons, the U.K. author of The Politics of Animal Experimentation, will be discussing some of the ethical theories against animal testing this Wednesday at OISE, 252 Bloor St. W. Beginning at 6 p.m. This free event is a must-see for PETA and science enthusiasts. Click here for more info. For the career-oriented: Attention graduating students: June […]

by Bryan Sparrow· · News
Interactive: Students discuss their plans after university

Interactive: Students discuss their plans after university

For many fourth-year students’ graduating this year, deciding on what to do afterwards can be intimidating and nerve-wracking. Deciding whether you want to travel, go to grad school, or get a job in your field is a dilemma many post-secondary students face. We asked fourth-year students the ultimate question, “What will you be doing once you graduate?” Listen to their […]

by Amanda Soufi· · Arts & Life, Interactives, Top stories