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Before the Gardens, there was George Bell

Before the Gardens, there was George Bell

Fifth-year Rams hockey players not so fondly remember their old playing facility.

by Joshua Beneteau· · Hockey, Rams Athletics, Sports
The airborne irritant did not enter the MAC. (Nicole Thompson/Ryersonian Staff)

UPDATE: Airborne irritant cause of MAC evacuation

An airborne irritant was the reason for the evacuation of the former Maple Leaf Gardens Wednesday night. Dan Berger, the manager of the Mattamy Athletic Centre, along with a Loblaws employee and Toronto EMS,  have confirmed the cause of the early-evening evacuation. It still isn’t know exactly what irritant caused the problem. Both the MAC and Loblaws, which share the building, were evacuated […]

by Jessica Lepore· · News, On Campus, Top stories
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Sportsnet donates $750K for RTA broadcast centre

Ryerson’s new Sports Media program is getting a broadcast centre, courtesy of Sportsnet. The Rogers-owned company will donate $750,000 to the Mattamy Athletic Centre for a new state-of-the-art centre, which will expose students to the latest technology in field production, digital media training, student-driven media productions, media marketing and media management. Ryerson’s RTA School of Media will launch in September 2014, and will only […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus, Sports, Top stories
Courtesy Heritage Toronto

MAC nominated for heritage award

Ryerson’s Mattamy Athletic Centre has been nominated for an award from Heritage Toronto for its recent renovation. It’s one of four finalists for the 39th Annual Heritage Toronto award in the William Greer Architectural Conservation and Craftmanship category. The category is designed to honour buildings which have re-used city space while incorporating elements of their past, said Heritage Toronto Marketing […]

by May Warren· · News, On Campus
Two Ryerson buildings honoured in Toronto Urban Design Awards

Two Ryerson buildings honoured in Toronto Urban Design Awards

By Daniel Melfi Efforts to rejuvenate Ryerson’s downtown campus were rewarded this week as two of the university’s buildings were recognized for innovation and restoration. The Toronto Urban Design Awards (TUDA) honoured various new developments Wednesday night, including Ryerson’s newly designed Image Centre and Maple Leaf Gardens in the public buildings in context category. Out of the 125 submissions received […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus