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The Lowdown: Occupy Pumpkin Spice Latte

The Lowdown: Occupy Pumpkin Spice Latte

The Lowdown is a current affairs audio series hosted by Katherine DeClerq and Michelle LePage. Each week, they break down a big issue to explain why it’s important to students and youth. This week they look at activism on university campuses and what you should know before you head to Queen’s Park with a picket sign. Winnie Ng, the CAW-Sam […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, News
The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 20

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 20

  The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca and from the Canadian University Press. This week, the Ebola virus reached North America and pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong intensified. In Toronto, the mayoral race continues. On campus, a Ryersonian exclusive found that Ryerson’s annual parade and […]

by Kathleen McGouran· · Audio, Podcasts, Top stories
A photo of Michael Chen with one of his students in Hong Kong. (Courtesy Amanda Man)

When teaching English becomes more than adjectives and nouns

“I can’t wait to meet my students,” I thought to myself as I lined up for a taxi at the Hong Kong airport. I was so excited to teach them about taking amazing photos, interviewing people and writing articles. From July to August of this year, my role as a volunteer student teacher was to teach English through the medium […]

by Michael Chen· · Opinion, Top stories, Voices