By Tamara Sestanj and Alvina Siddiqui Kristian Lindhardt was excited to start his student exchange in Toronto. But there was only one little problem: he had no idea where he was going to live for the next four months once he got off the plane. It’s a story that many international students coming to Ryerson are all too familiar with. […]
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By Tamara Sestanj and Alvina Siddiqui Ryerson International, in collaboration with faculty exchange coordinators, is concerned about the housing shortage for exchange students. The new residence buildings that are to be built are under consideration as a solution. They have not yet contacted administration, according to Suhair Deeb, international mobility co-ordinator at Ryerson International. “But that will be a long discussion […]
Fewer than 30 students have taken advantage so far, but that hasn’t dissuaded officials from believing in the possibilities of the new Ryerson-York Exchange program. The program is meant to expand course selection for students by allowing them to take classes at another university, while cutting down the paperwork that usually amounts while trying to take classes at another institution. […]