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10 fast-food restaurants and wait times around Ryerson

10 fast-food restaurants and wait times around Ryerson

By Natasha Gan and Sonia El Boury A growling stomach isn’t exactly the best companion when you’re running from one class to another with a pile of assignments to finish. We rounded up 10 places to eat at around Ryerson, detailing how long it takes to walk there from the centre of campus, Gould Street (indicated by the yellow icon) and […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Arts & Life, Food, Top stories
Patrons dine at the Eaton Centre's Urban Eatery, Photo by Alexa Huffman / The Ryersonian.

Students dislike calorie counting legislation

When students grab a quick bite from a fast food joint near campus, calories are usually the last thing on their minds — but that could soon change. On Feb. 24, Ontario Health Minister Deb Matthews introduced new legislation that would require restaurants, supermarkets and convenience stores —with 20 or more locations around the province — to label calorie information […]

by Alexa Huffman· · Arts & Life, Health, News
Students do homework in Pitman Hall. (Laura Zizek/Ryersonian Staff)

‘Lettuce’ be friends: Healthy food on campus

Five dollars can get you a lot more than it once did at Ryerson’s cafeterias. Joshna Maharaj is the assistant director of food services and executive chef on campus. She was hired last year to revamp campus menus by providing students with different food choices at affordable prices. “I had the opportunity to really make a change,” she said. “I […]

by Angela Hoyos· · Arts & Life, Food, Health, Top stories