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From left-to-right: Jesse Berger, Krysten Connely and Saad Rahman. (Courtesy of Suelan Toye)

Ryerson MBA team wins international competition

Three Ryerson MBA students won top prize and People’s Choice award at an online international investment case study competition last week. Ryerson MBA students Jesse Berger, Krysten Connely and Saad Rahman represented Ryerson in the competition. The team submitted a high-production video of  their case study solution to the judges in the fall of 2015. Teams were faced with the […]

Ryerson students win $2,000 for O’Keefe Lane design

Ryerson students win $2,000 for O’Keefe Lane design

  Adam Harrison, Arash Oturkar and Michael Uttley step onto the curb of O’Keefe Lane as a delivery truck squeezes between them and a row of filled dumpsters. The driver shakes his head as if he’s annoyed to see people travelling through the narrow laneway by foot. “A lot of people right now think (that O’Keefe Lane) is just a […]

(Shannon Baldwin/The Ryersonian)

You can’t get paid for everything; deal with it

It seems like kids are rewarded for everything nowadays. They deserve the new iPhone the day it comes out. They deserve to be famous on the Internet, just because they have an Instagram account. These kids deserve medals, even if they don’t win the game. Studies show that kids who think they deserve to always get what they want will […]

by Erin Petrow· · Editorial, Opinion
Beards of Ryerson gear up for Movember

Beards of Ryerson gear up for Movember

Movember is here but some Ryerson students have been showcasing their facial hair for weeks now, on the new student-run Facebook page: Beards of Ryerson. “All the beard fans can enjoy and explore the wonderful beards that Ryerson has to offer,” says Abdullah Idroos, a third-year business management student and one of the men behind Beards of Ryerson. “It’s a […]

The winning design, The Urban Gateway,  features LED cable lights above the lane to increase safety and direct people to the bicycle room. Courtesy Angela Abolhassani, Amanda Scarlato and Yi Fan (Helen) Xie.

Redesign contest winner sheds light on Victoria Street Lane

The Urban Gateway team considered abandoning the Victoria Street Lane redesign competition when two of the five members decided to leave the group just two weeks before the submission deadline because of differing visions for the project and other commitments. Despite this set-back, persistence paid off for the team as their design was announced the winner of the competition Feb. […]

by Jayna Rana· · News, On Campus, Top stories
Chantelle Hastick, on the left, with her 2014 leather jacket. Andrea Dineen, on the left in the second image, with her 2011 leather jacket.

Leather brings success to fashion students

  Chantelle Hastick walked home with one of the biggest cheques of her life last week. Hastick, the winner of the Danier Design Challenge, was awarded $5,000 and an oversized novelty cheque that she awkwardly carried all the way to her apartment at Queen Street and Spadina Avenue “My friend was like, ‘What are you doing? You just won $5,000, […]

Sarah Chang's Sam Edelman contest submission.

UPDATE: Students frustrated with cancelled Sam Edelman shoe contest

                            Fashion students are frustrated and upset at the last-minute cancellation of a highly anticipated shoe design contest the night before the winners were supposed to be announced. Fashion design students had been invited to enter an original shoe design in a bid to win a two-day […]

by Stephanie Chan· · Arts & Life, Fashion, News, On Campus