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Movie Minute: April 4, 2014

Movie Minute: April 4, 2014

Fridays Live: Lindy Vopnfjord and Xolisa talk about their musical roots

Fridays Live: Lindy Vopnfjord and Xolisa talk about their musical roots

Fridays Live is a an audio series showcasing Canadian talent. Each week, we’ll bring in two artists for an interview and live performance.  Lindy Vopnfjord Lindy Vopnfjord is a folk-rock singer originally from Manitoba. He now resides in Hamilton, Ont. Lindy stopped by the studio to chat with Alexa Huffman about his solo work, his band Major Maker, his Icelandic roots […]

by Samantha Lui· · Audio, Music, Top stories, Webcasts
Movie Minute: March 28

Movie Minute: March 28

(Leslie Walker/ Ryersonian staff)

Winter Olympics medalists honored at the MAC

Ryerson University welcomed four Canadian Olympians to Toronto at an event at the Mattamy Athletic Centre on March 26. Ivan Joseph, director of athletics at Ryerson University, introduced Olympic moguls skiers Mikael Kingsbury and the three Dufour-Lapointe sisters –Justine, Chloe and Maxime–at a ceremony honouring the athletes and their return to Canadian soil. “It’s not every day we have a chance […]

by Elisheva Baer· · News, Sports, Top stories
Nicole Haynes works on homework during study hall at the Mattamy Athletic Centre on March 25, 2014. 
(Leslie Walker/The Ryersonian.

Athletes’ GPA on the rise with MAC study hall

When Björn Michaelsen came to Ryerson four years ago, he felt a bit lost. Moving to Toronto to study mechanical engineering, the Montreal native and Ryerson Rams basketball player admits that it was challenging for him to find a balance between sports and academics. “I know when I came in, there were not as many varsity athletes in engineering,”  he […]

by Samantha Lui· · Rams Athletics, Sports
(Alexa Huffman/The Ryersonian)

Fridays Live: The Years and Chesca Miranda join us in the studio

By: Alexa Huffman, Elisheva Baer and Samantha Lui Fridays Live is a an audio series showcasing Canadian talent. Each week, we’ll bring in two artists for an interview and live performance. The Years The Years are a indie band from St. Catharines, Ont. They stopped by the studio to chat about their new EP, Into the Fever. They have two […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Arts & Life, Audio, Music
The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 13

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 13

We bring you a weekly wrap-up of Canadian 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: Sexually aggressive conversation between student leaders leaks online Student death will be made into horror movie Struggling student […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, Podcasts