Post Tagged with: "transgender"

Markus Harwood-Jones in the Trans Collective'd office in the SCC on Feb. 23, 2016.

Ryerson Trans Collective tackles transphobia on campus

Starting in March, the Ryerson Trans Collective will launch a campaign to tackle systemic cissexism and transphobia in classrooms and on campus.

by Krista Hessey· · News, Top stories
Toronto artist -C- from the band I. M. Brown performing at the Trans Day of Remembrance at the student learning centre on Nov. 20, 2015.

Trans day of remembrance re-imagined with Ryerson collective

The Ryerson Trans Collective organized a Trans Day of Remembrance on campus — and did it differently.

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Off Campus, On Campus, students, Ward 27
The Trans Collective suggested the men’s shower room include stalls. (Al Donato/Ryersonian Staff)

Collective calls for changes to make Ryerson gym trans-friendly

Ryerson’s Trans Collective is working with the Ryerson Athletic Centre to make change rooms more friendly for transgender students.

by Al Donato· · News, On Campus, Sports
Ryerson student documents experiences of the transgender community

Ryerson student documents experiences of the transgender community

Markus Harwood-Jones, 22, proudly wears his heart on his sleeve. He emanates confidence donning a sweater with words from anti-apartheid social activist Desmond Tutu: “If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.” The quote is fitting for the Ryerson University sociology major who is creating a documentary about transgender experiences in Canada […]

by Christina Ciddio· · Features, Uncategorized
A sports journalist and his ethical lapse

A sports journalist and his ethical lapse

In order to be a good journalist, you must be a good person. Throughout my time in journalism school, that phrase has been frequently repeated and I couldn’t agree more. It was recently brought to my attention that Grantland, a website for sports journalism, published an article exposing the creator of a revolutionary golf putter as transgender against her wishes. […]

by Arti Panday· · Editorial, Opinion