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The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 18

The Ryersonian Weekly Wrap: Episode 18

  The Ryersonian weekly wrap is a news audio series produced by senior students in the School of Journalism in Toronto. It features weekly news from ryersonian.ca, and from the Canadian University Press. This week, John Tory bails on two debates at Ryerson, Scotland’s independence referendum falls through and Ryersonian reporter Kayla Hoolwerf gives a rundown on Mayor Rob Ford’s hospitalization. Also, a Ryerson […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, Podcasts, Top stories
Finlay Matheson, a Scottish exchange student at Ryerson, said he is strongly for Scottish independence. (Courtesy Finlay Matheson)

On the brink of a nation’s birth — or not

Finlay Matheson will take the uncertainty. He’ll trade stability for freedom and guaranteed free university for national pride because “it’s a point of principle.” “I consider myself Scottish and not necessarily British,” said the third-year journalism student on exchange from Edinburgh. Matheson is “quite strongly” on the Yes side of the polarizing referendum set to hit Scotland on Thursday that will determine its […]

by Gina Wicentowich· · News, Top stories
RyersonianTV: Latest diagnosis on Rob Ford’s tumour

RyersonianTV: Latest diagnosis on Rob Ford’s tumour

Kayla Hoolwerf talks live to reporter Sidney Cohen about Rob Ford’s tumour diagnosis, the 9/11 memorial and the latest in the RAMS fencing team. RyersonianTV is a daily newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Monday to Friday, at noon EST.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV, Top stories
RyersonianTV: Yonge-Dundas traffic death, Scottish independence and more

RyersonianTV: Yonge-Dundas traffic death, Scottish independence and more

Gina Wicentowich talks about a man that was struck and killed by a truck near Yonge and Dundas, the Scottish referendum and the Toronto International Film Festival. RyersonianTV is a daily newscast produced by the School of Journalism’s masthead class. Watch us live, Monday to Friday, at noon EST.

by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV, Top stories