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RUSafe on campus?

RUSafe on campus?

A Ryerson professor hopes to revolutionize safety on campus by combining geography with technology. Geography professor Eric Vaz and two employees from Ryerson’s Laboratory for Geocomputation have developed a crime hot-spot web application called RUSafe. The site allows users to select a type of security incident, like assault or voyeurism, and see on a map where it has occurred on campus. “It’s the power […]

by Jessica Lepore· · News, On Campus

Ryerson ranks last among Canadian Universities in first appearance in QS survey

Ryerson continues to rank dead last in Canada at No. 701 in the QS World University Rankings. The results, released Tuesday, bases its rankings on six indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty student ratio, citations per faculty, proportion of international student and proportion of international faculty. Related stories: Surprise: Ryerson cracks top 10 in Maclean’s university rankings Low QS ranking […]

by Amanda Kline· · News, On Campus