Post Tagged with: "Pan Am Games"

Ryerson student to fight for gold at Pan Am Games

Ryerson student to fight for gold at Pan Am Games

Every weekday, Braxton Papadopoulos gets up to do a weight workout, eats her lunch, naps for half an hour, goes for a run and then spends two hours at wrestling practice — all while balancing a small number of classes. It’s brutal, it’s demanding, but the 19-year-old wrestler loves it, and it seems her hard work has paid off. Papadopoulos […]

by Jemicah Marasigan· · Sports, Wrestling

Pan Am Games missing the mark with OSAP offer

The organizers of the Pan Am Games are so desperate for volunteers they’ve resorted to exploiting student debt to recruit for unpaid help. As the cost of the games continues to rise, the committee has decided to fork out  $1.9-million for their volunteer program. Who knew it would cost so much for free help? Speaking of free help, here’s something […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Editorial, Opinion