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New Canadians inducted at first citizenship ceremony held on campus

New Canadians inducted at first citizenship ceremony held on campus

By Maham Shakeel Ryersonian Staff Ryerson’s soon-to-be interim president Mohamed Lachemi shared his experience of coming to Canada from Algeria at the first citizenship ceremony held on campus. He added that 30 years ago he faced many of the same barriers the people in the room may be up against, like leaving behind a familiar way of life and venturing […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus
In pictures: Saris and spices at Ryerson’s South Asian Tea House

In pictures: Saris and spices at Ryerson’s South Asian Tea House

Flowing saris and mouth-watering goodies featured in Thursday’s South Asian Tea House at Ryerson. Held every month, the International Tea House welcomes students of all backgrounds to experience a taste of diversity on campus. This month’s theme was South Asia. The event, held by the International Student Services,  featured South Asian food, a sari-tying competition and cultural items from throughout […]

How the U.S. shutdown is affecting Ryerson

Thousands of the U.S. federal employees were sent home Tuesday after Congress failed to pass a short-term budget. National parks and museums are closed. Services like the flu shot program and visa and passport renewals are on hold. Bloomberg reports that the shutdown will cost the U.S. economy $300 million a day. Even Ryerson is feeling the effects. The Library […]

by Anam Latif· · News