Post Tagged with: "Justin Trudeau"

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Paris agreement is a dud

Last April, 174 countries plus the European Union signed the Paris Agreement. The agreement ultimately calls on these countries to keep the global temperature rise well below 2 degrees Celsius this century. The agreement, which goes into full force this Friday, Nov. 4, requires countries to prepare and maintain their respective plans to help combat climate change. This sounds promising, […]

by Catherine Machado· · Opinion
News in Brief; fewer vines, more cheese

News in Brief; fewer vines, more cheese

  Wine available in select Toronto grocery stores As of Oct. 28, certain Toronto grocery stores now carry bottles of wine. The stores are: Loblaws Empress Market, 5095 Yonge St. Real Canadian Superstore, 2549 Weston Rd. Loblaws, 2877 Bayview Village Loblaws, 11 Redway Rd. (Millwood and  Laird) Eventually, up to 300 small outlets and big chains — including Walmart, Metro […]

by Danielle Lee· · News
RyersonianTV: March 31, 2016 : PM Trudeau visits Washington for Nuclear Security Summit, Breaking News about New Ryerson President, and What’s Trending?

RyersonianTV: March 31, 2016 : PM Trudeau visits Washington for Nuclear Security Summit, Breaking News about New Ryerson President, and What’s Trending?

RyersonianTV is a newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Wednesday to Friday, at noon EST.

Justin Trudeau announced the federal budget on March 22, which promised significant funding increased for students and youth employment initiatives

Trudeau budget announces massive increase in tuition grant funding

  By Sidney O’Reilly The Canadian government has made a major pledge to Canadian students and youth — $1.53 billion over the next five years and $329 million each year thereafter in grants for students. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau followed through on many of his electoral promises to students in The Liberal government’s first budget was unveiled March 22.  Despite the deficit […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · education, Off Campus, Politics
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A look into newly appointed Canadian senator, Ratna Omidvar

Ratna Omidvar got her first glimpse into the lives of new Canadians shortly after immigrating to the country as a refugee from Iran. Like many newcomers, she had very little. She remembers days when she wondered if things would get better. That was over 30 years ago. Today, Omidvar is an internationally recognized speaker and expert on migration and diversity. […]

by Ramisha Farooq· · Off Campus, On Campus
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Federal budget 2016: what to expect

By Sidney O’Reilly Canada’s first federal budget under the Trudeau government will be unveiled later today. The much-anticipated budget is set to address five main topics. These include the Canada Child Benefit – a promise to aid families earning under $200,000 per year, the deficit, which is expected to nearly double the government’s projected numbers, middle-class tax cuts and infrastructure […]

Justin Trudeau announced the $12 million pledge at the University of Waterloo on Jan. 14, 2016 (Courtesy the University of Waterloo).

Ryerson benefits from $12 million pledge to Southern Ontario Water Consortium

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has pledged $12 million for the Southern Ontario Water Consortium, of which Ryerson is a part of, in an effort to help create new clean water technologies.

by Samantha Tapp· · News, Science & Technology
RyersonianTV: November 26, 2015 – Sheldon Levy’s farewell party, medical marijuana approved in public places, Germany sends war jets to Syria

RyersonianTV: November 26, 2015 – Sheldon Levy’s farewell party, medical marijuana approved in public places, Germany sends war jets to Syria

RyersonianTV is a daily newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Monday to Friday, at noon EST.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV
RyersonianTV: November 17, 2015 – Paris and the fallout, Canada still pulling out fighter jets against ISIS, Santa Claus parade

RyersonianTV: November 17, 2015 – Paris and the fallout, Canada still pulling out fighter jets against ISIS, Santa Claus parade

RyersonianTV is a daily newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Monday to Friday, at noon EST.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV
Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 40

Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 40

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 on The Ryersonian weekly wrap: Justin Trudeau gets sworn in as the 23rd prime minister of Canada We sit down with Reignite Ryerson Ryerson […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, News, Podcasts
Editorial Cartoon: November 11, 2015

Editorial Cartoon: November 11, 2015

Justin Trudeau is going to use this as a reason for everything now.

by Robert Liwanag· · Editorial Cartoon, Opinion, Politics
RyersonianTV: November 10, 2015 – RSU budget revealed, Remembrance Day vs. Christmas, Ryersonian’s podcast on Canada’s underground subculture

RyersonianTV: November 10, 2015 – RSU budget revealed, Remembrance Day vs. Christmas, Ryersonian’s podcast on Canada’s underground subculture

RyersonianTV is a daily newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Monday to Friday, at noon EST.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV
RyersonianTV: November 5, 2015 – Justin Trudeau sworn in, Reignite Ryerson calls for lower tuition fees, H&M’s Balmain collection released

RyersonianTV: November 5, 2015 – Justin Trudeau sworn in, Reignite Ryerson calls for lower tuition fees, H&M’s Balmain collection released

RyersonianTV is a daily newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Monday to Friday, at noon EST.

by Ryersonian Staff· · RyersonianTV
Peter Bregg and Justin Trudeau at a museum in Old Montreal shooting Justin's Maclean's cover.

Award-winning photojournalist and Ryerson instructor captured young Trudeau’s life

“I have watched (Justin) grow,” Peter Bregg said, reflecting on his iconic images of the Trudeau family during the 16 years they lived at 24 Sussex Drive while his father, Pierre, served as prime minister.

by Ban Ibrahim· · Features
(Courtesy of Facebook)

Trudeau’s ‘change’: How students can hold him to it

After months of election buzz taking over your social media feeds, from GIFs of Elizabeth May’s sassy peace sign, to too many voter status selfies to count, millions of Canadians await real change after electing Justin Trudeau as the new Prime Minister.

by Angela Serednicki· · Features, Politics
Prime-minister designate Justin Trudeau embraces Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne in front of Queen's Park, Oct. 28, 2015. (Charlotte Arnold/Ryersonian Staff)

Trudeau embraces Wynne in first official meeting as Prime Minister-designate

The Liberal leader embraced the embattled Ontario premier, a vocal supporter during the federal election that saw his party win a majority government.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus, Politics
Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 38

Ryersonian Weekly Wrap Episode: 38

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 on The Ryersonian weekly wrap: Federal election updates from Social Media Lab’s PoliDashboard app. A new cafe is opening right around campus […]

by Alysia Burdi· · Audio, News, Podcasts
Justin Trudeau poses with students at a Ryerson meet-and-greet event for Chrystia Freeland, the Liberal Party's Toronto-Centre byelection candidate. (Mohamed Omar / Ryersonian Staff)

Why the election is far from won

So that’s it. Liberal leader Justin Trudeau was not only handed a majority win Monday night, but was handed a majority win in an election with the highest voter turnout since 1993. The progressive voters’ drive for “Anyone but Harper” succeeded. But that doesn’t mean Canadians can relax now. The electorate has written Trudeau a giant novelty cheque, but he […]

by Peter Goffin· · Editorial, News, Opinion
Editorial cartoon: October 21, 2015

Editorial cartoon: October 21, 2015

Liberal MP Adam Vaughan speaks to supporters after defeating Ryerson professor and former mayoral candidate Olivia Chow in Spadina-Fort York Monday night (Kira Wakeam/Ryersonian Staff).

Liberals win majority government as Ryerson profs lose in Toronto and B.C.

Justin Trudeau’s Liberal party won a resounding victory on Monday in a political sea change that could deliver bigger grants and delayed interest payments to students across Canada. Ryerson professors Olivia Chow and Jacqui Gingras were defeated.

Liberals plan to increase student grant funding by 50 per cent

Liberals plan to increase student grant funding by 50 per cent

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau promised to boost Canada Student Grants for full-time students by 50 per cent to $3,000 a year and $1,800 for part-time students. The announcement was part of his election platform, unveiled Monday.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus
Aengus Mulroney / Ryersonian Staff

Vaping marijuana grows in popularity, but the effects on health are unclear

Portable vaporizers and e-cigarettes have grown increasingly popular, and more and more people are using them to inhale marijuana.

by Aengus Mulroney· · Features, News
Catch the Globe Leaders’ Debate? Here’s a recap

Catch the Globe Leaders’ Debate? Here’s a recap

If you missed the 2015 Global Leaders’ Debate last night, don’t fret. Here’s a short recap of what happened. Be sure to check out our live blog page for more information.

by Aengus Mulroney· · Live Blog, News, Off Campus, Politics, Videos
(Matt Oxman/ Ryersonian staff)

Trudeau’s f-bomb won’t hurt him, expert says

A political expert is offering a third interpretation on Justin Trudeau’s f-bomb scandal, saying it will neither help or harm his campaign. “It can be neutral. There is a third option and I suspect that’s the right answer,” Dr. Neil Thomlinson, a Ryerson political science professor, said. “People predisposed to vote against him won’t vote for him anyway. This won’t […]

by Lauren Fogazzi· · News, Off Campus, Top stories
The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 9

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 9

We bring you a weekly wrap-up of Canadian campus news produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto, Canada. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca, and from the Canadian University Press. Here are the stories mentioned in this week’s podcast: Mayor Ford stripped of some of his powers at rowdy council meeting Trudeaumania at Ryerson residence cafeteria […]

Justin Trudeau poses with students at a Ryerson meet-and-greet event for Chrystia Freeland, the Liberal Party's Toronto-Centre byelection candidate. (Mohamed Omar / Ryersonian Staff)

Trudeaumania at Ryerson residence cafeteria

Justin Trudeau made a casual visit to a Ryerson University student residence Monday to support his party’s candidate for the Toronto-Centre byelection, Chrystia Freeland. The Ryerson Young Liberals, a student group at the university, set up the event at the Pitman Hall cafeteria with help from organizers of Freeland’s campaign. The federal Liberal leader answered questions from students, posed for […]

by Mohamed Omar· · News, Off Campus, On Campus, Top stories

A brain drain? Not at the DMZ

When the American futurist writer Juan Enriquez came to Toronto last spring to speak at a health symposium, he presented the audience — a group of high-powered scientists, bio-tech researchers, and entrepreneurs — with a question. “What do the smartest people in Canada do? Where do they go?” The implied answer was along the lines of: “They go to the […]

by Mitchell Cohen· · Editorial, Opinion
VIDEO: Justin Trudeau visits Ryerson to meet young voters

VIDEO: Justin Trudeau visits Ryerson to meet young voters

Liberal party leader Justin Trudeau visited the Ryerson campus on Tuesday to speak to young voters about issues on and off campus.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus, On Campus
Liberal leader Justin Trudeau speaks at Ryerson in 2013 (Ryersonian Staff).

VIDEO: Trudeau wants to legalize pot

Reporter: Amanda Kline Camera: Chantale Dahmer  

by Joshua McLean· · News, On Campus, Videos