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TEDxRyersonU event proves that “echoes” theme resonates with students

TEDxRyersonU event proves that “echoes” theme resonates with students

Kevin Shaw, an RTA School of media alumni, lost his vision at 19 during his first-year of university. Today, he is an innovator in the world of entertainment production and is the founder of Zagga Entertainment, an on-demand site to stream described videos (DV) for the visually impaired. “People aren’t disabled, it’s the environment that’s disabling them,” said Shaw at […]

Winner of Student Speaker Auditions unveiled

Winner of Student Speaker Auditions unveiled

Third-year sociology major Gizelle Lao was declared winner of the third annual TEDxRyersonU student speaker competition on Thursday. Thirteen students were given three minutes each to discuss their “ideas worth spreading” in the hopes of becoming the next student speaker at the upcoming TEDxRyersonU conference. Lao’s talk tackled the “false stigma” attached to emotional expression by men compared to women. She said […]

by Jeanie Tran· · News, On Campus
(Courtesy of TEDxRyersonU)

Ryerson students to present ‘ideas worth spreading’ at speaker auditions

Ryerson students from all faculties will be squaring off Thursday for a chance to speak at the official TEDxRyersonU conference. At the Student Speaker Auditions taking place in the Sears Atrium, 13 students will have three minutes or less to present their ideas to a live audience and a panel of judges that consists of members of the TEDxRyersonU team and […]

by Jeanie Tran· · Arts & Life, News, On Campus, Top stories