Racialized immigrant women working as temporary employees are facing a serious health crisis. This comes from findings of a Ryerson-led study released Monday to mark the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. The Ontario government is currently reviewing the Employment Standards Act and Labour Relations Act and researchers say that if nothing is done to reform precarious work conditions, […]
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It’s been a year since the Student Learning Centre opened its doors, but the building still has some issues to resolve.
There’s an underground mall close to Ryerson’s campus that appears to be empty. Why not utilize the space?
A national study led by the Ted Rogers School of Management states Canadians rate politicians as among the most mistrusted professionals. The survey, by Professors Chris MacDonald and Hershell Ezrin, was conducted for the Jim Pattison Ethical Leadership Program by the Gandalf Group. About 1,000 adults across Canada and 400 residents living in the GTA were surveyed using an online […]
Students: mark your calendars, book your library study space and plan your all-nighters accordingly. Ryerson University’s exam schedule for Fall 2014 has been posted on their website ahead of the projected date. The schedule was posted today shortly after a tweet on the university’s official Twitter initially stated a November release for the schedule, which drew frustration among some students. […]
Students at the Ted Rogers School of Management have to wait a few more months before the revamping of their eighth-floor quiet study zone will be complete. The current design plans exceed the project’s $30,000 budget, and students from the business and interior design schools are now making adjustments to reduce costs. The Ryersonian first reported in October last year […]
With exams approaching, finding a quiet study space on the Ryerson University campus is rarer than a large turnout at an RSU event. Having a school located in downtown Toronto is a curse when it comes to providing spacious study areas for students. Lack of space has been a constant struggle for Ryerson and its student population. This is a […]
Reporter Kim Brown speaks with professor Fei Song about her new study, “How competitive are female professionals? A tale of identity conflict.” The study examines why there are still so few women holding top positions in the workplace. It was done in collaboration with University of Guelph economics professor Bram Cadsby and University of Canterbury professor Maroš Servátka.