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Campus life in review: Fall 2016

As the Fall 2016 semester comes to an end, the Ryersonian takes a look back at the events held by the Ryerson Students’ Union (RSU) and Continuing Education Students’ Association of Ryerson (CESAR). Here are some of this semester’s biggest events organized by our students’ associations. 6 Fest The RSU’s biggest, most talked about event of the fall was 6 Fest, […]

by Avery Friedlander· · News
Social Justice Week Recap: Sandy Hudson calls out the ‘white student union’ poster

Social Justice Week Recap: Sandy Hudson calls out the ‘white student union’ poster

The Ryersonian recaps #BlackLivesMatter coverage for Social Justice week. [View the story “Social Justice Week Recap: Sandy Hudson calls out the “white student union”” on Storify]

In Photos: Indigenous solidarity rally on Gould Street

In Photos: Indigenous solidarity rally on Gould Street

The Ryerson Students’ Union’s social justice week kicked off Monday with the Indigenous Solidarity Rally on Gould Street at noon. The festivities included a traditional round dance performed by members of Idle No More Toronto and a talk by Elder Joanne Dallaire, a traditional counsellor with Ryerson Aboriginal Services.

by Kathleen McGouran· · News, On Campus
The Lowdown: Occupy Pumpkin Spice Latte

The Lowdown: Occupy Pumpkin Spice Latte

The Lowdown is a current affairs audio series hosted by Katherine DeClerq and Michelle LePage. Each week, they break down a big issue to explain why it’s important to students and youth. This week they look at activism on university campuses and what you should know before you head to Queen’s Park with a picket sign. Winnie Ng, the CAW-Sam […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · Audio, News
Protest-turned-party celebrates social justice

Protest-turned-party celebrates social justice

Text and reporting: Samantha Fernandes Camera: Chantale Dahmer It’s not often that a protest turns into a party, but that’s what happened when Ryerson’s third annual Social Justice Week kicked-off on Monday. A rally to protest for the release of Toronto filmmaker John Greyson and emergency ward doctor Tarek Loubani transformed into a victory rally after the Canadians were released […]

by Samantha Fernandes· · News, Off Campus, On Campus
VIDEO: Social Justice Week comes to Ryerson

VIDEO: Social Justice Week comes to Ryerson

Host: Jordan White Producers: Joshua McLean and Amanda Kline

Around campus: What to do October 7-13

Around campus: What to do October 7-13

Need a study break? The Ryersonian brings you a roundup of campus events this week. For the creative:  Get involved with Social Justice Week with a hands-on interactive canvas making workshop at Stitch a Home: Social Safety Net and Homelessness on Tuesday evening at 5 p.m. The workshop will be an interactive experience with guest speakers. Learn about the social safety net while […]