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Students frustrated by short supply of study space on campus

  Third-year mechanical engineering student Miki Abbasi was searching for a spot to study Friday. She looked in the George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre, the Image Arts Centre and the library. All were full. After 30 minutes of searching, she found a spot in the Podium building. “It’s always hard to find a spot to study,” said Abbasi. “Each […]

by Tristan Simpson· · News, On Campus, Top stories
The escalators in the Podium building have (Arti Panday / Ryersonian Staff).

Library Building escalators to be gutted this year

A pair of aging escalators in Ryerson’s library building will soon be gutted and transformed into stairs amidst SoapBox complaints from students about their excessive downtime. According to finance and strategic planning manager Kerri Bailey, the removal is part of a plan that began in 2008 when escalators on the building’s lower floors were ripped out due to “wear and […]

by Tara Deschamps· · News, On Campus, Top stories