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Ryerson joins Toronto universities in U-Pass campaign

Ryerson joins Toronto universities in U-Pass campaign

For the first time in a decade, Toronto students are seeking a new post-secondary Metropass deal. Student unions at University of Toronto, Ryerson, OCAD University and George Brown College are campaigning for a transit “U-Pass,” which would be paid for in ancillary fees every semester. The pass, if implemented, would be cheaper than the current post-secondary Metropass that the TTC […]

by Iris Robin· · News, Off Campus, On Campus, students
Rye grad, OCAD students help make Uber accessible

Rye grad, OCAD students help make Uber accessible

AccessNow’s Maayan Ziv and the Inclusive Design Research Centre students at OCAD enlightened Uber on challenges faced by people with disabilities.

A painting of the missing woman Kit Currie by Toronto art instructor Kim Lee Kho

More than a smiling face

Catherine “Kit” Currie, a 51-year-old artist and art model who went missing mid-August, is being memorialized through paintings and drawings of her likeness being posted to social media. On Friday, Currie’s family posted a message to the Help Find Kit Currie Facebook page: “We have found our beloved Kit.” The message coincides with the police discovery of female remains near […]

More Ryerson mental health initiatives approved

By Emily Westover A second round of project approvals has been announced for the $27 million in funding for campus mental health services that was given by the province last March, and two of the new projects revolve around Ryerson. One of the Ryerson projects, University Virtual Ward, will help ease suicidal and hospitalized students’ transition from hospital to school. […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, On Campus