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Rye’s ‘Strongman’ more than just a trainer

Rye’s ‘Strongman’ more than just a trainer

It is September and Ryerson athletes are at their annual retreat. It’s a chance to meet new members of the “Ramily” while reconnecting with returning players. Staff members are introduced by Ivan Joseph, Ryerson’s athletic director, and athletes clap for each one. Then, Joseph pauses, knowing what is about to come. He introduces Sam Walls, the strength and conditioning co-ordinator. […]

by Melissa Wronzberg· · Sports
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty at the 2013 budget announcement. (Courtesy Jane Lytvynenko / Canadian University Press)

Federal budget focuses on students and training

By Jane Lytvynenko – Canadian University Press In a bid to foster job creation, the Conservative budget, presented on Feb. 11, took a student and training focus. Aiming to ease debt loads and address a “skills mismatch,” the Economic Action Plan introduced new programs and changes in funding to existing government initiatives like apprenticeships, internships and research funding. “Creating jobs […]